Sheuerman, Martini, Tabari, Zenere & Garvin- A Professional Corporation

Sheuerman, Martini, Tabari, Zenere & Garvin - A Professional Corporation

Anne Stewart Hilleary
  • Associate


San Jose, CA






Anne Hilleary specializes in defending professional liability actions against doctors, nurses, therapists, hospitals, skilled nursing facilities and other healthcare providers in all areas of medicine and healthcare. Ms. Hilleary litigates cases on behalf of clients including Stanford Hospital & Clinics, Sutter Health facilities Palo Alto Medical Foundation and Alta Bates Summit Medical Center, and works with professional liability companies including Sedgwick CMS, The Doctors Company, Beta Healthcare Group and MedPro.

Ms. Hilleary obtained a B.A. in history from Cornell University and a B.S. in nursing from Cornell University-New York Hospital School of Nursing. After working in critical care nursing Ms. Hilleary obtained her law degree from the UC-Berkeley (Boalt Hall) School of Law. Ms. Hilleary has been a medical malpractice defense attorney since 1995 and joined the firm in 2010.

Ms. Hilleary is admitted to practice before the state and federal courts in California. She is a member of the Santa Clara County Bar Association and the Association of Defense Counsel for Northern California and Nevada.

Areas Of Practice

  • Professional Liability Defense (Medical Malpractice Defense)
  • Elder and Dependent Adult Abuse

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1988
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 2003


  • University of California at Berkeley, Boalt Hall School of Law, Berkeley, California
    • J.D. - 1988
  • Cornell University - New York Hospital School of Nursing, New York, New York
    • B.S. - 1974
    • Major: Nursing
  • Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
    • B.A. - 1971
    • Major: History

Representative Clients

  • Kaiser Foundation Health Plan

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Santa Clara County Bar Association, Member, 2000 to Present
  • Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada, Member, 2008 to Present
  • American Association of Critical Care Nurses, Member
  • American Bar Association (ABA), Member
  • State Bar of California, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • Ropers Majeski Kohn Bentley PC, Attorney

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Contact Information

Sheuerman, Martini, Tabari, Zenere & Garvin - A Professional Corporation
1033 Willow Street
San Jose, CA 95125

Phone: 408-288-9700
Fax: 408-295-9900
Fax: 408-350-1432
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