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McDowall Cotter’s chief objective is to deliver exemplary legal services that are personalized, effective, and efficient. Legal matters can be confusing and intimidating; we make it our business to provide clients with the assistance they need to understand the law and with the services they desire to make it work for them.

Located in San Mateo, McDowall Cotter provides comprehensive legal services in three areas of practice: civil litigation; business; and wealth preservation.

We pride ourselves on our knowledge, experience, commitment and compassion. We strive, for every client and under every circumstance, to conduct ourselves in ways that combine the care and creativity that make us excellent wealth preservation planners with the determination, teamwork and attention to detail that explain our enduring success as business counselors and litigators.

McDowall Cotter, APC provides ongoing complimentary educational and professional training workshops and we are happy to come to you to present on any of our topics. For more information on these workshops, please see our Events Calendar under Resources. If you have any suggestions on topics that you would like to see covered in the future, we always solicit your input and feedback. Please call the office for further information.

Disclaimer*  Please understand that the use of this form does not create an attorney-client relation. We will be happy to discuss the matter with you should you need any assistance. Please call our office to schedule a consultation.

Our Information

Primary Address: 

2070 Pioneer Court
San Mateo, California 94403

Phone: 650.572.7933

Fax: 650.572.0834


Business Hours: 9:00am – 5:00pm  (Mon-Fri)

*Directions to McDowall Cotter:

From US 101: Take CA-92 W towards Half Moon Bay. Take El Camino Real Exit. Take Left onto El Camino Real. Turn Right onto W 20th Ave. Turn Left onto Pioneer Court.

From 280: Take CA-92 E towards Hayward. Take El Camino Real Exit. Turn Right onto El Camino Real. Turn Left onto W 20th Ave. Turn Right onto Pioneer Court.

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