Frank D. Maul
Frank D. Maul has practiced with Stammer, McKnight, Barnum & Bailey LLP since his law school graduation in 1975 and is the firm’s senior partner. Mr. Maul has tried over 60 civil cases to verdict in various courts in Central California, including 9 wrongful death cases. His practice areas include personal injury litigation, products liability matters, professional negligence, environmental litigation, and general civil litigation. Mr. Maul has been retained to serve as a Discovery Referee as well as a mediator and arbitrator in a variety of cases.
Mr. Maul, born and raised in Fresno, graduated from the University of California’s Hastings College of the Law in 1975 and is a 1972 graduate of California State University, Fresno, where he received his B.A. in Political Science. He is a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates, the Northern California Fraud Investigators Association, and the Northern California Association of Defense Counsel, where he served as a member of the Board of Directors for six years. In addition, Mr. Maul is a member of the State Bar of California and the Fresno County Bar Association, where he has previously served as a member of the Board of Directors and as Chairman of the Insurance Committee.
Notable verdicts include:
- Fierro v. Sparkman: Insurance Defense/Trucking – Jury ruled in favor of the defense
- Thor v. Sunright: Insurance Defense/Product Liability – Manufacturing client paid nothing in the case of a defective motorcycle helmet
- Singh v. Kubeck: Insurance Defense/Auto v. Motorcycle – Jury ruled in favor of the defense