Robert H. Bohn, Jr.

Attorney Profile

Top Rated Personal Injury Attorney in San Jose, CA

Bohn & Fletcher, LLP
333 W. Santa Clara Street, Suite 620
San Jose, CA 95113
Phone: 408-883-8790
Fax: 408-295-2222
Selected to Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2021
Licensed Since: 1995
Practice Areas: Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff (80%), Insurance Coverage (10%), Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff (10%)
Attorney Profile

A partner at Bohn & Fletcher, LLP, Robert H. Bohn Jr. focuses his practice primarily on personal injury and wrongful death litigation, and he also has experience in bad faith and other insurance coverage matters. Based in San Jose, California, he represents clients throughout Santa Clara County. Admitted to practice in California since 1995, Mr. Bohn is also admitted to practice in Colorado and before the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, the U.S. Court of Federal Claims, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 9th Circuit, and the Supreme Court of the United States.

Mr. Bohn provides aggressive advocacy for surrounding area residents who have suffered harm as a result of the negligence of other people or entities. His cases have included truck and other motor vehicle accidents, premises liability, elder abuse and neglect, and defective products. Throughout his distinguished career, Mr. Bohn has been able to obtain millions of dollars in compensation for his plaintiff clients through jury awards and negotiated settlements, and his fellow attorneys have taken note of his successful track record. He has received an AV Preeminent* peer review rating through Martindale-Hubbell and a 10.0 "Superb" peer review rating through Avvo. In addition, Mr. Bohn has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in America, and he has been named to The National Trial Lawyers: Top 100.

A past president of the Santa Clara Trial Lawyers Association, Mr. Bohn remains active in that organization and others as well. A member of the board of directors of Consumer Attorneys of California, his other affiliations have included the Brain Injury Association of California and the American Association for Justice. Mr. Bohn is a 1994 graduate of the Santa Clara University School of Law.

*AV®, AV Preeminent®, Martindale-Hubbell Distinguished and Martindale-Hubbell Notable are certification marks used under license in accordance with the Martindale-Hubbell certification procedures, standards and policies. Martindale-Hubbell® is the facilitator of a peer review rating process. Ratings reflect the anonymous opinions of members of the bar and the judiciary. Martindale-Hubbell® Peer Review Rating™ fall into two categories – legal ability and general ethical standards.

Practice Areas
  • 80%Personal Injury - General: Plaintiff
  • 10%Insurance Coverage
  • 10%Personal Injury - Products: Plaintiff
Focus Areas

Animal Bites, Assault, Motor Vehicle Accidents, Personal Injury - Plaintiff, Slip and Fall, Wrongful Death, Dram Shop Laws, Construction Accident, Brain Injury, Sexual Abuse - Plaintiff, Trucking Accidents, Premises Liability - Plaintiff, Bad Faith Insurance, Motor Vehicle Defects, Products Liability


14 Years Super Lawyers
  • Super Lawyers: 2008 - 2021

About Robert H. Bohn, Jr.

Admitted: 1995, California

Professional Webpage:

Scholarly Lectures/Writings

  • Presenter, Lecture on brain injury, Consumer Attorneys of California
  • Lecturer, Paralegal Association of Santa Clara County
  • Presenter, Lectures on brain injury and voir dire (jury selection), California College of Trial Arts
  • Presenter, Lecture to human resources individuals re evidence, theories and approaches of employees' attorneys in employment termination and discrimination cases, Council on Education in Management


  • Lawyers of Distinction
  • Litigation Counsel of America
  • Litigator Award Nominee, Trial Lawyers Board of Regents
  • Top 100 Litigators in California, American Society of Legal Advocates, 2016
  • Best Attorneys in America, U.S. News & World Report
  • Best Attorneys of America, Rue Ratings
  • Northern California Super Lawyers
  • Top Attorneys in Northern California, U.S. News & World Report
  • Avvo Top Peer Review Rating
  • Top Attorneys in Northern California, San Francisco Magazine
  • Presidential Award of Merit, Consumer Attorneys of California, Consistently recognized by state trial lawyers organization for contributions to the protection and advancement of rights for the people of California, 2001
  • Best Law Firms in America, U.S. News & World Report
  • Top 100 Trial Lawyers, The National Trial Lawyers
  • AV Rating, Martindale-Hubbell, Recognized by randomized and anonymous peer review as having the highest level of legal ability and ethics
  • Finalist, Trial Lawyer of the Year, Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association, Selected by local trial lawyer bar as a finalist for the trial lawyer of the year award, 2013, 2015
  • Best Lawyers in Silicon Valley, San Jose Magazine, Recognized as Best Lawyers in Silicon Valley for Catastrophic Personal Injury cases, 2008
  • Champions of Justice Award, Consumer Attorneys of California, Honored for steadfast commitment to the protection of the civil justice system and those who are forced to use it, 2007
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum, Invited member of organization for attorneys trial lawyers who have demonstrated exceptional skill, experience and excellence in advocacy by achieving a trial verdict, award or settlement in the amount of one million dollars or more
  • Best Lawyers in the U.S., U.S. News and World Report, Selected as one of the premier attorneys in personal injury in the U.S., 2015
  • Local Trial Lawyer Association President of the Year, Consumer Attorneys of California, Recognized by state trial lawyers organization as best county trial lawyer organization President in the state, 2001
  • Certificate of Recognition, California State Senate, Recognized by the state senate for commitment to the protection and advancement of the civil justice system, 2003
  • Nor. Cal. Super Lawyer (Top 5%), Thompson Reuters, Selected as top 5% personal injury lawyers in Northern California, 2008

Bar/Professional Activity

  • U.S. Supreme Court, 1999
  • U.S. District Court, Northern District of California, 1995
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims, 1998
  • Colorado, 1996
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit, 1995
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Judicial Evaluation Committee
  • California, 1995
  • State Bar of Colorado
  • State Bar of California
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Civil Practice Committee
  • Past Delegate, Santa Clara County Bar Association
  • Consumer Attorneys of California, Advocates Club
  • Consumer Attorneys of California, President’s Club
  • Board of Governors, Consumer Attorneys of California
  • Judge Pro Tempore, Santa Clara County Superior Court
  • Member, California Brain Injury Association
  • President, officer & board member, Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association
  • Member of Board, Santa Clara County Bar Association
  • Pacific Justice Institute, a national public interest law firm
  • Delegate, Santa Clara County, State Bar Conference of Delegates
  • Sustaining Member, American Association for Justice


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Special Licenses/Certifications

  • U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals
  • U.S. Supreme Court
  • U.S. Court of Federal Claims         
  • U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California
  • Colorado State Bar

Pro bono/Community Service

  • Future Vision mentor for at-risk high school students
  • Sustaining Member, Pacific Justice Foundation
  • ATLA Trial Lawyers Care - pro bono program assisting families of victims of 911 attacks
  • Coach, team owner, commissioner, youth football, lacrosse, baseball, basketball, soccer.

Industry Groups

  • American Association For Justice
  • Brain Injury Association Of California
  • California Bar Association
  • California College Of Trial Arts
  • Consumer Attorneys Of California
  • Pacific Justice Foundation
  • Santa Clara County Bar Association
  • Santa Clara County Trial Lawyers Association
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Office Location for Robert H. Bohn, Jr.

333 W. Santa Clara Street
Suite 620
San Jose, CA 95113

Phone: 408-883-8790

Fax: 408-295-2222

Last Updated: 2/17/2021

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