Christian F. Kemos


Attorney at Law


Practice Areas



Associations and Awards


Christian Kemos is a partner in The Freitas Law Firm. He practices as a litigation counselor for businesses and individuals in commercial litigation, ADA defense, employment defense, and commercial and residential lease disputes, as well as representing trustees and beneficiaries in trust disputes.

Mr. Kemos has extensive litigation and motion experience, having trained court externs and research attorneys in pretrial civil procedure and motion evaluation, and has presented for the San Francisco Legal Professionals Association on Law and Motion practice.

He received his Bachelor of Science degree from U.C. Davis in 1994, and a Master’s Degree from Yale University in 2000. After receiving his law degree at University of California, Hastings College of the Law, Mr. Kemos served as a judicial extern and research attorney for the San Francisco Superior Court from 2004 until 2007. Mr. Kemos then joined Sedgwick, Detert, Moran & Arnold as an associate where he practiced civil litigation. Before his legal career, Mr. Kemos was an environmental and human health risk assessor on projects throughout California.


Real Estate and Land Use Litigation
Will and Trust Contests and Defense
Business Litigation
ADA Defense Litigation
Commercial and Residential Leasing Disputes


University of California, Davis – B.A.
Yale University – Masters

  • – Teaching Fellow of the Hazardous Waste Law and Policy

University of California, Hastings College of the Law – J.D.

  • – Executive Editor for the WNW Journal of Environmental Law and Policy

Superior Court

  • – Extern to the Honorable James A. Robertson and the Honorable Ronald E. Quidachay, San Francisco Superior Court


The State Bar of California
U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit


Richard M. Sangster Inns of Court
Marin County Bar Association
Association of Defense Counsel