Salvatore Umberto





  • Hon. Goodwin Liu, Supreme Court of California
  • Hon. Gary Feinerman, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of Illinois


  • California

Salvatore Umberto Bonaccorso focuses on complex commercial litigation, managing all aspects of a case for a wide variety of clients.

Prior to joining Hueston Hennigan, Mr. Bonaccorso was an associate at Morrison & Foerster LLP, where he represented clients in consumer class action and commercial litigation matters in state and federal courts.

Mr. Bonaccorso also represented a pro bono client in an asylum proceeding and a client seeking referendum of city ordinance concerning environmental protections.

During law school, Mr. Bonaccorso served as a member editor for the Stanford Law Review and the Stanford Journal of Civil Rights and Civil Liberties. He earned a number of academic honors, including the Irving H. Hellman, Jr. Award for Outstanding Law Review Note and the class prize in Legal Research and Writing, Contracts, Property, Federal Litigation, and Advanced Legal Research. He was also a Kirkland & Ellis Scholar, an award granted to top six students in 1L class in the Fall Quarter.


Represented a large risk management company in a TCPA case.

Represented a large financial institution in consumer misrepresentation matter.

Represented a large technology company in multistate consumer misrepresentation suit.

Represented a small energy drink company against consumer misrepresentation claims.

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