Born and raised in the vibrant city of San Francisco, Anderson Franco possesses an unwavering commitment to his Bay Area roots and a profound sense of responsibility towards the Spanish-speaking community in California. As the child of Salvadoran immigrants, Anderson witnessed firsthand the challenges faced by his community and knew from a young age that he wanted to utilize his Spanish-speaking abilities to make a meaningful impact.
Motivated by a genuine desire to address the lack of access to legal representation, Anderson pursued his calling to law school with a clear purpose in mind: to become a lawyer and advocate for those in need. He recognized that personal injury cases presented a crucial opportunity to help individuals navigate the complexities of the legal system and seek the justice they deserved. Today Anderson is considered one of the best San Francisco Personal Injury Lawyers.
With a commitment to seeking justice and ensuring fair compensation for those who have been injured, Anderson has become a trusted attorney. His experience spans a wide range of personal injury cases, including construction accidents, slip and falls, and vehicle accidents. In the courtroom, he has honed his skills as a persuasive advocate, successfully arguing motions before various California courts and securing favorable outcomes for his clients.
Anderson’s dedication to his craft extends beyond the courtroom walls. He has contributed significantly to the development of landlord-tenant law through his involvement in a groundbreaking case that resulted in a published decision by the California Court of Appeals. This decision expanded on the San Francisco Rent Ordinance and eviction requirements, setting a precedent that has had a lasting impact on the legal landscape.
Recognized for his outstanding achievements, Anderson has been named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine. This prestigious distinction is bestowed upon only 2.5% of emerging lawyers in Northern California who have demonstrated exceptional skill and dedication to their clients.
Driven by a philosophy centered on providing compassionate counsel and zealous advocacy, Anderson approaches each case with unwavering determination. He understands the challenges faced by his clients and is committed to alleviating their burdens and guiding them towards a brighter future. Through his genuine care for his clients’ well-being and his meticulous attention to detail, Anderson has earned a reputation as a trusted advocate in the field of personal injury law.
Fluent in both English and Spanish, Anderson effectively bridges linguistic and cultural gaps, ensuring seamless communication and understanding with his diverse clientele.
Beyond his legal career, Anderson is actively involved in community service and fostering meaningful connections. As an elected board member and Vice President of the San Francisco La Raza Lawyers Association (SFLRLA) and the Bay Area Latino Lawyers Fund, he contributes to initiatives that promote diversity, equity, and inclusion within the legal profession. This dedication to making a positive impact extends to his fluency in both English and Spanish, allowing him to effectively communicate and empathize with clients from diverse backgrounds.
Anderson’s educational journey began at the renowned University of California, Berkeley, where he earned bachelor’s degrees in rhetoric and ethnic studies, with a minor in Chicano studies. His academic excellence was recognized through two highly coveted full-tuition scholarships: the Gates Millennium Scholarship and the IDEAL Scholarship through the Level Playing Field Institute. Continuing his pursuit of excellence, Anderson obtained his law degree from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (Boalt Hall). During his time there, he served as the Editor-in-Chief of the Berkeley Business Law Journal and as an editor for the Berkeley La Raza Law Journal, honing his legal acumen and refining his passion for justice.
Today, as a compassionate advocate and a fluent Spanish speaker, Anderson Franco is dedicated to championing the rights of the Spanish-speaking community in the Bay Area. Anderson is regarded as on eof the best San Francisco Personal Injury Lawyers. Through his unwavering commitment to justice, his exceptional legal acumen, and his genuine care for his clients, Anderson stands as a beacon of hope and support for those in need of legal representation. With Anderson Franco as your advocate, you can trust that you have a passionate attorney by your side, committed to fighting for your rights and seeking the justice you deserve.
- San Francisco La Raza Lawyers Association
- Mentor – Centro Legal De La Raza
- Youth Law Academy Advisory Board
- Bay Area Latino Lawyers Fund
- SuperLawyer Rising Star, 2018- Present
- IDEAL Scholar
- Gates Millennium Scholar
- Daly City Chambers of Commerce Scholar
- Reynolds v. Lau (2019) 39 Cal.App.5th 953, as modified on denial of reh’g (Sept. 13, 2019).
- 501 East 51st Street, Long-Beach-10 LLC v. Kookmin Best Insurance Co., Ltd. (2020) 47 Cal.App.5th 924.
- Reynolds v. Lau (2020) 2020 WL 4559364.
- UC Berkeley - B.A. - 2010
Double Major: Ethnic Studies, Rhetoric Minor: Chicano Studies
- UC Berkeley School of Law - J.D. - 2013
Editor-in-Chief of the Berkeley Business Law Journal, Editor of the Berkeley La Raza Law Journal