COVID-19 UPDATE: Please note that our firm is open and ready to support our clients to the best of our ability. In response to the threats of COVID-19, for your safety, we are offering our clients the ability to meet with us in person, via telephone or through video conferencing. Please call our office to discuss these options. Please visit our internal page here to find more frequently asked questions about our response.

COVID-19 Response

We are closely monitoring the rapidly evolving public health and community concerns related to COVID-19. We are taking all available steps to remain accessible to our clients as we continue to act in accordance with their best interests during this difficult time.

Please see below for answers to some frequently asked questions, and feel free to reach out to us any time at info@sparerlaw.com or (415) 217-7300 for assistance with your legal matter.

Is your office currently open during normal business hours?

The office is open remotely.

When and how can I contact you?

Calls and emails will be answered during regular business hours or promptly the following business day.

What video chat platforms do you offer for clients?

We are currently utilizing Zoom, Microsoft Teams, and Skype, and have the capacity to take depositions, discovery, and otherwise conduct business online.

Are you accepting new clients?

Yes. Use our contact info to reach out for a remote consultation.

How can I get updates regarding the status of my case or legal matter?

All clients are promptly informed of developments in their matters, but do not hesitate to email or call if you have any questions.

Are courts of law still open in my area? Will my court date be rescheduled? What if I can’t come to court because I’m sick or quarantined?

Courts are operating on a modified basis which varies from jurisdiction to jurisdiction. In general, all hearings and trials are being postpone up to 90 days or conducted remotely. Expect activity in pending matters to be delayed if it requires court action.

Will scheduled depositions, mediation, arbitration, or settlement negotiations occur as planned?

Whether scheduled events will proceed as planned or be rescheduled will vary in each case. Please contact us for specific information.

Again, please feel free to reach out to us with questions at any time, and see the following links below for CDC, state, and/or local updates regarding public health orders, court operations, and other information.

CDC: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/

State: https://www.cdph.ca.gov/Programs/CID/DCDC/Pages/Immunization/ncov2019.aspx

Local (SF): https://sf.gov/topics/coronavirus-covid-19