Our founding partners have been trained and mentored by some of the best legal professionals. Mr. Daryl Crone is one of the founding attorneys of Crone Hawxhurst. Specializing in complex commercialand intellectual property litigation, Mr. Crone has had years of experience in the field and has successfully litigated all types of cases involving commercial contracts, intellectual property and product liability.
He has been able to accomplish cases involving trademarks and copyrights and has protected many famous ones. In addition, Mr. Crone has been able to represent clients in appellate matters in the California appellate courts as well. Recognized for main awards and accomplishments, attorney Crone continues to get acknowledged as a “Rising Star.”
Mr. Jerry Hawxhurst is the co-founder of Crone Hawxhurst and has been a legal professional practicing commercial trial since 1994. Mr. Hawxhurst was able to practice and learn from some of the best law firms, Quinn Emanuel Urquhart & Sullivan and, before that, at Simpson Thacher & Bartlett’s New York and Los Angeles offices.
Mr. Hawxhurst practices trials from everything involving complex commercial litigation, consumer class action litigation, employment litigation, antitrust, royalty disputes, copyright, trade secrets, entertainment litigation, securities litigation and general business litigation in state and federal courts, as well as private arbitrations. Jerry also provides pre-dispute counseling on a variety of issues.
Crone Hawxhurst takes pride in their talent and skills as advocates for their clients. The background of the partnership, associates, and professional staff provide an array of diversity to the team. They are able to represent clients with the personal touch of a small firm, and maintain affordable rates for all.