Casey Otis is a member of the General Liability, Risk Management & Insurance Law, Business Solutions and Real Estate practice groups and has been a part of the Haight Brown & Bonesteel team since 2016. His areas of concentration include the defense of wide-ranging general and professional liability matters involving personal injury, wrongful death, premises liability, habitability, business litigation, construction defect, products liability, and veterinary/medical malpractice. He also has experience negotiating business disputes over contracts, mechanic’s liens, and real estate matters. Casey has an extensive background in all aspects of state and federal court litigation including pre-trial law and motion, depositions, written discovery, trial preparation and trial.
Prior to law school, Casey studied at UCLA where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in Political Science with a minor in Environmental Studies. Thereafter, he attended the University of San Diego School of Law, where he graduated with his Juris Doctorate.
In law school, Casey interned at the USD Entrepreneurship Clinic where he worked closely with start-up companies and small businesses and assisted with drafting and filing corporate formation documents and related contracts. He received the CALI Award for Academic Excellence in Alternative Dispute Resolution, Contract Drafting, and Community Property.
Outside of the practice of law, Casey is an avid sports fan who enjoys participating in recreational softball leagues, watching UCLA Athletics and cheering for the New York Yankees thanks to his family’s East Coast roots.