William D. Ayres, Esq.(Resume), began practicing law in Southern California where he gained considerable trial and litigation experience in the fields of insurance defense and public entity defense. Mr. Ayres moved to Redding, California in 1992 and continued in the fields of insurance defense and public entity defense. He was a partner in the firm of Harr, Arthofer & Ayres for eight years before opening the law firm of Ayres & Associates, which was recently changed to Ayres Law Office. Mr. Ayres is an Associate with the American Board of Trial Advocates and is a long- standing member in the Northern California Association of Defense Counsel. He has established a reputation for being an aggressive litigator who obtains excellent results for his clients. Over the years, Mr. Ayres has accumulated an impressive record of successfully defending public entities, insurance companies, and self- insured businesses in a wide variety of cases.
Tina M. Bortolazzo is a legal assistant handling all aspects of legal assistance including scheduling, as well as preparing correspondence, pleadings, discovery, and generally monitoring the cases. While not allowed to give legal opinions or advice, Ms. Bortolazzo is very helpful in answering simple questions and responding to client needs.