STORY FROM: Asbestos
HarrisMartin Interview: Al Brayton
December 1, 2000
Marte J. Bassi, HarrisMartin Publishing's Regional Editor in San Francisco, and Andrew Steinheimer recently sat down with asbestos Plaintiffs' Attorney Alan R. Brayton of Brayton Purcell in Novato, Calif., to discuss the future of asbestos litigation and the events that started Brayton on the path to becoming one of the pioneers of asbestos litigation in the West.
Early in his career, Brayton won one of the first asbestos cases ever tried in San Francisco Superior Court and successfully tried the first asbestos case in Solano County, Calif. A product of the U.S. Air Force, Brayton has been instrumental in the ...