FARWELL RASHKIS, LLP
ATTORNEYS AT LAW

18 Park Avenue
Los Gatos, California 95030
T 408.399.0505  F 408.399.4321
Attorney Profiles
James D. (Jason) Farwell

Jason has been practicing law since 2005 representing clients in both litigation and transactional matters.
He has a general civil law practice, handling business, real estate and estate planning matters.

Prior to practicing law, Jason owned a successful restaurant and bar as well as worked in the Santa Clara University athletic department as the NCAA compliance officer. He is currently head coach of the men's
crew team at SCU.


Education

  • J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law
  • B.A., History, Santa Clara University
Memberships and Associations

  • State Bar of California
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of California
Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate and Trust Administration
  • Real Estate Transactions and Litigation
  • Lease Review and Negotiation
  • Business Law and Litigation
  • Construction Law and Defect Litigation
  • Civil Litigation
Craig B. Rashkis

Craig has been practicing law since 2002 representing clients in both litigation and transactional matters. His practice involves the representation of wineries, breweries and distilleries in general business and alcohol beverage law matters as well the representation of general and specialty trade contractors in a variety of business and construction law related issues.  In addition, Craig acts as outside general counsel to different businesses and mediates disputes of various sizes and complexities.

Prior to practicing law, Craig was an accomplished brewer, winning a gold and silver medal in the 1994 Great American Beer Festival while with Boston Beer Works/Slesar Bros. Brewing Company.  He was also an apprentice coffee roaster and tea blender with Freed, Teller & Freed, a San Francisco based coffee and tea company.  Outside of his law practice, Craig enjoys life with his wife and children as well being involved in the SCU Law School Alumni Association where he serves as a mentor to law students and recent graduates.

For additional details regarding Craig's background and experience, his LinkedIn profile can be viewed by clicking HERE.


Education

  • J.D., Santa Clara University School of Law
  • M.D.R. (Master of Dispute Resolution), Pepperdine University School of Law, Straus Institute for Dispute Resolution
  • B.A., Philosophy, Santa Clara University
Memberships and Associations

  • State Bar of California
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of California
Areas of Practice

  • Business Law and Litigation
  • Alcohol Beverage Law
  • Construction Law and Defect Litigation
  • Lease Review and Negotiation
  • Civil Litigation
  • Mediation of Litigated Cases