Kenneth J. McCarthy

Kenneth McCarthy - Knox Ricksen LLP

Kenneth J. McCarthy’s extensive practice focuses on toxic tort litigation, product liability and construction defect matters.  Mr. McCarthy is a veteran of over 200 trials involving complex, high-exposure, toxic tort claims.  In addition, he has been responsible for the defense of various professionals including attorneys, doctors, and real estate agents and brokers on malpractice and other matters.

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Professional Activities

  • American Association for the Advancement of Sciences
  • American Chemical Society
  • Associate Member American Trial Lawyers Association
  • New York Academy of Sciences
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Board of Directors United Cerebral Palsy Golden Gate Chapter




  • J.D. Lincoln University (1984)
  • B.A. San Jose State University (1979)

Admitted to Practice

  • State Bar of California (1985)
  • U.S. District Court, Northern, Eastern and Central Districts of California