Malcolm E. Barrack

Attorney at Law

Malcolm E. Barrack
Tarkington, O’Neill, Barrack & Chong
100 Stony Point Road, Suite 270
Santa Rosa, CA 95401

Telephone: (707)576-0121
Facsimile: (707) 544-3144

Malcolm E. Barrack has been a trial attorney since his admission to the bar in 1981. He has over 35 years of experience in the prosecution and defense of a wide variety of complex litigation matters including construction defect, catastrophic personal injury, premises liability, products liability, professional errors and omissions liability, commercial tort, real estate, property management, environmental pollution, toxic tort and landlord tenant. He takes pride in providing a high quality of litigation and trial service to his clients. He is always mindful of the needs of his clients and the desire to achieve the best legal result possible, and takes pride in developing an excellent working relationship with his clients, always mindful of achieving their goals, whether that may be a successful result in trial or a satisfactory compromise resolution. Over the years, he has enjoyed an excellent track record in trial as well as favorable resolutions in the thousands of cases he has handled over the last 30 years. 

Mr. Barrack has served for years as a pro-tem Settlement Judge in Sonoma County Superior Court and has also more recently acted as a Discovery Facilitator for the Sonoma Superior Court. He has also acted as an agreed mediator and arbitrator in a variety of cases, successful in actively resolving dozens of disputes.

Academic Credentials

  • University of San Francisco (J.D., 1981)

  • University of San Francisco (B.A., cum laude, 1977)


Professional Affiliations

  • State Bar of California


Admitted to Practice

  • California State Courts

  • U.S. District Court, Northern and Eastern Districts of California

  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit.


Memberships and Panels

  • Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California

  • Sonoma County Bar Association, Litigation