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Pyka Lenhardt Schnaider Dawkins
837 North Ross Street
Santa Ana, California 92701Locate in Google Maps
Telephone: 714-835-9011
Fax: 714-667-7806
E-Mail: contact@plsdlaw.com
www.plsdlaw.com
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Practice Areas
  • Premises Liability
  • Product Liability
  • Construction Defect
  • Automobile
  • Directors and Officers Liability
  • Professional Liability
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About Us
Firm’s Capability and Experience Serving Public Agencies

The partners of Pyka Lenhardt Schnaider Dawkins are leaders in Orange County and combined have over 160 years experience specializing in municipal defense, insurance defense, civil rights defense, police defense and dangerous condition of public property defense. The partners of Pyka Lenhardt Schnaider Dawkins are known throughout Southern California for high quality and ethical work they provide on behalf of municipalities, insurance companies and their insureds, as well as individual business owners, homeowners associations and business entities. Very few law firms in Orange County can boast of the trial experience and success rate held by four key members of the firm: A. J. Pyka, David Lenhardt, Guillermo Schnaider, and Krista Dawkins.
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Client Information
Insurance Clients
AIGIsland Insurance Company, Ltd.
Liberty International UnderwritersPARSAC/George Hills Company Inc.
Philadelphia Insurance CompanyProSight Specialty Insurance Company
Non-Insurance Clients
San Diego Unified Port DistrictStaff Pro
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Personnel Information
Partners
David P. Lenhardt
Santa Ana, CA
E-Mail:dlenhardt@plsdlaw.com
Practice Areas
  • Civil Rights
  • Product Liability
  • Trucking Industry Defense
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Catastrophic Injury
  • Police Defense
  • Dangerous Condition of Public and Private Property
Admitted
  • California, 1974
  • U.S. District Court, Central and Southern Districts of California
  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1995
Memberships:
  • American Board of Trial Advocates
Education:
  • University of California, Santa Barbara, B.A. (with honors), 1970
  • University of Southern California School of Law, J.D., 1973
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Krista Dawkins
Santa Ana, CA
E-Mail:kdawkins@plsdlaw.com
Practice Areas
  • Insurance Defense
  • Estate Planning
  • Estate Litigation
Admitted
  • California, 2006
  • U.S. District Court, Central, Eastern and Southern Districts of California, 2007
Education:
  • University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., 2002
  • Whittier Law School, J.D., 2005
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