Specializing in Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Medical Malpractice, and Elder Abuse

The Dorit Law Office is completely focused on helping people who have been harmed by the negligence or wrongful conduct of others. The Founder of the Firm, J Niley Dorit, Esq., personally handles all of the cases that are accepted. All cases are handled on a contingent fee basis, with no out of pocket expense to our clients.  We are only paid if we obtain a recovery, settlement, or judgment on behalf of our clients.  We are performance based and are conscientious about giving each case and each client personal attention.

Personal Injury

We handle all types of personal injury lawsuits involving serious injuries from automobile, bus and truck accidents, bicycle and motorcycle accident, dangerous conditions of property, and defective products.

Medical Malpractice

We have litigated hundreds of medical malpractice lawsuits, throughout California with excellent results.  Mr. Dorit has extensive experience in virtually every medical specialty and injury there is including obstetrical birth injuries, Cerebral Palsy, brain damage, paralysis, surgery, nursing errors, anesthesiology, infectious diseases, cancer, cardiology, emergency medicine, pathology, radiology, and pediatrics. Mr. Dorit has won numerous multi-million dollar cases on behalf of patients who were catastrophically injured by negligent health care providers.

Elder Abuse/Dependent Care Neglect

We handle cases involving physical neglect of elders and dependents at nursing homes, assisted living facilities, and residential care facilities.

About Mr. Dorit

J Niley Dorit, Esq., a member of the California Bar since 1980, is a Judge Pro Tem for the San Francisco Superior Court and an arbitrator for the Marin County Superior Court. He graduated from Swarthmore College, BA, Pennsylvania in 1976. He earned a Juris Doctorate degree, with Honors, from the University of Florida, in 1979. Mr. Dorit was a member of the Law Review and was elected chairperson of the Council of Ten.  As a result of superior performance in law school, he was honored with membership in the Order of the Coif, the most prestigious legal academic honor society. Mr. Dorit is a member of the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association, the State Bar of California and the Consumer Attorneys of California.

Contact Information

J Niley Dorit, Esq.
Dorit Law Firm
220 Montgomery Street, Suite 2100
San Francisco, CA 94104
Tel: (415) 956-2757
Fax: (415) 433-3308