Oakland & Alameda County Lemon Law Attorneys – Kaufman & Kavicky


We are a legal team that will not back down from a fight. Our experienced attorneys will take on the car dealers and get you the justice you deserve.

Oakland & Alameda County Lemon Law Attorneys

From our offices in Los Altos, the attorneys of Kaufman & Kavicky serve the entire Bay Area. We focus solely on California Lemon Law cases. We have spent decades fighting for normal everyday people like yourself that have been lied to, taken advantage of, or swindled by unscrupulous companies.

If your vehicle or consumer product is a lemon, you may be entitled to get your money back, a new replacement, or perhaps, a cash settlement. So you have nothing to lose, except that Lemon! On this site, you have access to free Lemon Law information to help you gain the knowledge you need before filing a claim.

Our attorneys also have proven experience in serious personal injury claims and criminal defense matters, with dozens of trials under our collective belts. We fight for the justice our clients deserve.

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What can I expect in trying to get rid of my Lemon?

First and foremost, expect a lot of resistance. Any car salesperson will tell you, “You can replace the car, but, not the customer.” These businesses do not stay in business by buying back cars. Should the manufacturer decide they prefer a negotiated settlement, you may expect: A “buyback” or a…
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I have an extended warranty, can I get help?

Did you know the typical “extended warranty” is not a warranty at all, but, a “service contract?” Still, even a short service contract of 30 days or more may help you get coverage under the CA or FED lemon laws. If a dealer sells you a “service contract” an “implied…
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My vehicle is owned by my business. Can I get help?

If your vehicle is a business vehicle, there are many possibilities of coverage and protection available to you in CA. The California lemon law covers a small business that has less than five (5) vehicles registered to it if the vehicle has a gross vehicle weight under 10,000 pounds. Also,…
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Does the Lemon Law apply to used cars?

Yes, in CA they do! If the vehicle came with a warranty or a service contract you may have protection under the lemon law or some other consumer protection law. Also, a new law going into effect on January 1, 2013, in CA will make all vehicles sold by a…
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