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Clare Capaccioli Velasquez, Associate, Corey, Luzaich, de Ghetaldi & Riddle LLP

Clare Capaccioli Velasquez, Associate

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Address: 700 El Camino Real, Millbrae, CA 94030  | Download vCard

Clare Capaccioli Velasquez is part of the firm’s litigation team. Ms. Capaccioli Velasquez’s experience includes representing 45 families who were victims of PG&E’s natural gas transmission line explosion in San Bruno, on September 9, 2010, and she currently represents over 50 families who suffered losses as a result of the 70,000 Butte Fire in September 2015, which was started by PG&E power lines. Her developing practice includes complex and general civil litigation, in the areas of business, personal injury, and trusts and estates law.

Ms. Capaccioli Velasquez earned her B.A. in Economics at the University of Southern California. While at USC, she was a member of the Trojan Debate Squad, and represented USC at many national competitions and public events. Ms. Capaccioli Velasquez graduated from the University of San Francisco School of Law. While in law school, Ms. Capaccioli Velasquez earned her Business Law Certificate, was on the Appellate Advocacy Team and worked for a San Francisco law firm in the field of business litigation.


State Bar of California
U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

Practice Areas:

Business Litigation
Complex and Mass Tort Litigation
Contract Litigation
Trusts and Estate Litigation
Personal Injury Litigation
Civil Appeals and Writs

Academic Credentials:

J.D., University of San Francisco, School of Law, 2012
B.A., University of Southern California, 2009

Notable Cases:

PG&E “San Bruno Fire” Cases
PG&E “Butte Fire” Cases


Super Lawyers, Rising Star (2020, 2021)

Professional Affiliations:

San Mateo County Bar Association
San Mateo County Bar Association, Barristers
San Mateo County Bar Association, Women Lawyers
San Mateo County Trial Lawyers Association (Member, Board of Directors, 2016-present)
San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association
American Bar Association, Young Lawyers
Consumer Attorneys of California


My First Trial: Long Discovery Avoids Surprises in the Courtroom,” Plaintiff’s Magazine, Feb 2016

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