Mr. Street was born in 1954 in Berkeley, California and raised in the San Joaquin Valley. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics (cum laude) from the University of California at Davis in 1978 and attended Santa Clara University School of Law. He obtained his Juris Doctor degree in 1981 and was admitted to practice law later that same year. He began his legal career with a San Jose firm in 1981, moving to Sacramento in 1988 to open his own firm. His practice in San Jose included work in the areas of insurance and employment law, personal injury and general civil litigation. After moving to Sacramento, he continued to develop his emphasis in the area of employment law (for both employers and employees), insurance claims and coverage issues for insureds and claimants, real estate litigation, and general civil and business litigation. In addition, he provides arbitration, mediation, and ADR services.
Mr. Street is admitted to practice in both state and federal courts in California. He is admitted to practice in the United States District Court for the Northern District of California (1981), Eastern District of California (1982), Central District of California (1993), and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals (1984). He has handled civil litigation matters throughout Northern and Southern California and has been involved in civil litigation in other states, including Oregon and Texas, where he was counsel pro hac vice (a procedure allowing an out-of-state attorney to be admitted for a particular case).
Mr. Street has maintained an AV Peer Review Rating by Martindale Hubbell since 1986. He lives in Sacramento with his wife and enjoys music, fly fishing and cycling.
Mr. Street was named by his peers as a Top Lawyer for 2017, 2018 and 2019 in the fields of Employment & Labor and Alternative Dispute Resolution in Sacramento Magazine