Paul J. Gamba is a Partner in Selman Breitman’s San Francisco office and is a member of the firm's General Liability, Product Liability and Toxic Tort/‌Environmental practice groups. Paul represents a variety of clients, ranging from manufacturers and installers to suppliers and contractors, in personal injury and wrongful death actions, and cases arising out of alleged asbestos exposure.

Paul's considerable experience in Toxic Tort/Environmental provides him a unique ability to manage clients with large numbers of cases, effectively take and defend plaintiff, witness and client depositions nationwide, and manage large-scale document productions. He works closely with clients to make sure that their needs are met and that the best strategy is effectuated in serving his clients’ interests.

Paul is originally from San Francisco, California, and presently resides there. When not helping clients with their legal needs he spends his time giving back to the community through volunteer activities. 

Paul is currently a board member of the Italian American Bar Association of Northern California. He is active in community fundraising and is a former member of The University of San Francisco, School of Law Board of Governors, a former board member of YTEC (Youth Training & Education Center) and the Italian School of Language & Culture, and a former President of The Columbus Day Celebrations for San Francisco. Paul has been recognized by the California State Senate and has had two "Paul J. Gamba Days" in San Francisco. In addition to English, Paul is fluent in Italian.


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Bar Admission

  • California, 1990


University of San Francisco, J.D., 1989

University of San Francisco, B.A., 1986