Karl J. Frisinger, Associate

B.A. University of Minnesota
J.D. William Mitchell College of Law
Joined firm 2012

Practice Areas:

Litigation, Employment Law, Family Law, Real Estate Law, and Wine Law


Karl Frisinger concentrates his litigation and transactional practice in the areas of family law, personal injury and wine law and compliance. Mr. Frisinger is a member of the Napa County Bar Association. Mr Frisinger serves on the Board of Directors for the Napa United Soccer League and Napa Valley Young Lawyers. He is a past board member of Legal Aid Napa Valley.

Prior to joining Coombs and Dunlap, Mr. Frisinger worked for six years at a boutique litigation law firm. His practice primarily consisted of representing clients in a variety of employment-related cases involving personal injury, wrongful termination, discrimination and whistleblower claims. Mr. Frisinger has litigated cases throughout the country in state and federal courts as well as representing clients in administrative hearings.

Mr. Frisinger received his B.S. in Finance from the University of Minnesota, where he received Academic All-American honors in swimming. He received his J.D. from William Mitchell College of Law, where he was on the dean’s list.

Mr. Frisinger was born and raised in Napa on his family’s vineyard. He enjoys spending his free time with his wife and two sons. His hobbies include cycling, swimming with the Napa Valley Masters, coaching youth sports, home beer brewing and home winemaking.