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Chris A. Tarkington

Attorney at Law


Chris A. Tarkington
Tarkington, O’Neill, Barrack & Chong
201 Mission Street, Suite 710
San Francisco, CA 94105


Telephone: (415) 777-5501
Facsimile: (415) 546-4962
Email: ctark@to2law.com
www.to2law.com 


Chris A. Tarkington has over 30 years experience practicing in both State and Federal Courts in California. He is an AV rated attorney (Martindale-Hubbell), a member of various defense counsel associations and is a member of the Court of Appeal, First District Panel of Mediators.

 Mr. Tarkington’s practice emphasis is complex litigation, insurance, construction, habitation and property damage. He prides himself on the ability to exercise insight and perception in developing an early strategy and game plan for the dispute at issue, providing the client a panoply of options ranging from early resolution through trial. Over the years, he has been commended for his innovative, novel and creative approaches to insurance coverage disputes and complex litigation claims.


Academic Credentials

  • Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D.

  • San Jose State University, B.A., Political Science 

Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of California 



Admitted to Practice in:

  • United States District Court for the Northern and Eastern Districts of California



Memberships and Panels

  • Association of Defense Counsel, Northern California

  • San Francisco County Superior Court Arbitration and Settlement Panels

  • Court of Appeal, First District, California Panel of Mediators

  • San Mateo County Superior Court Panel of Mediators

  • Marin County Superior Court Panel of Mediators