Tracey B. Cowan is a Partner to the firm and practices in the San Francisco office.
Tracey is the co-head of the firm’s Sexual Assault and Rideshare practice areas. She manages hundreds of cases involving sexual assault, harassment, and exploitation across the country. Her experience ranges from rider and driver cases in the rideshare space, to revived child sexual assault matters against major institutions. She feels passionately about amplifying voices of survivors and achieving justice for the most marginalized members of our society.
Outside of the sexual assault practice, Tracey works on matters involving fertility negligence and fraud, civil rights issues, financial crimes disputes, and complex civil litigation. As one of the pioneers of the firm’s embryo loss practice group, Tracey has developed unique experience in this burgeoning area of law. She has served as counsel on many of the firm’s most publicized cases in this practice area, working closely with plaintiffs, witnesses, and experts to vindicate her clients’ rights. She also has extensive experience in the areas of student loan law, human rights, and qui tam litigation. Prior to working at Peiffer Wolf, Tracey was an associate in the San Francisco office of one of the largest international corporate law firms. There, her practice focused on complex civil litigation, competition matters, and civil rights issues.
As an experienced litigator, Tracey has been quoted in dozens of national and international publications, including CNN.com and Sing Tao USA. She also made multiple television appearances, including on Fox, ABC and CBS.
Tracey received her B.S. in 2002 from New York University, graduating with honors. She obtained her J.D., in 2006, from Northwestern University School of Law. While at Northwestern, Tracey served as a volunteer mediator for the Cook County Court System.
Tracey is a Vice President on the Board of Directors for the Jewish Bar Association of San Francisco.
Angel A. Garganta & Tracey D. Berger, Recent Developments in California Consumer Protection Law and Practice, Business Law News – 2006 Annual Review 5 (2007)
Tracey serves on the Attorney Advisory Board for OneJustice, a state-wide organization dedicated to increasing access to legal resources for under-served members of the community.
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