Allan J. Owen is the managing partner of Timmons, Owen & Owen Inc. He graduated with honors from the University of California, Davis, and was elected to the Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society. Mr. Owen graduated with distinction from the McGeorge School of Law in 1979, and was made a lifetime member of the Traynor Honor Society at McGeorge. He was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1979, and is also admitted to practice law in the United States District Court, Eastern District of California, and the United States Court of Appeals, Ninth District.
Throughout his career, Mr. Owen has specialized in representing injured consumers in personal injury cases of all types and in insurance litigation. Mr. Owen has been involved in 11 cases resulting in published Appellate decisions, including the case that tested the constitutionality of the Medical Malpractice Reform Act of 1976. He has represented more than 1000 injured consumers with cases ranging from simple auto accidents to complex nationwide litigation involving the Swine Flu vaccinations and the 1978 PSA airplane crash. For 15 years, Mr. Owen practiced law with Morton L. Friedman, the preeminent personal injury attorney in the Sacramento area.
Mr. Owen is a member of the State Bar of California as well as the American and Sacramento County Bar Associations and the Consumer Attorneys of California. He is also a member of the Association of Trial Lawyers of America. He has served on the board of the Sacramento Consumer Attorneys and was President in 1992. He has also served as an arbitrator and Judge Pro Tem for the Sacramento County Superior Court.
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