Stokes, Hamer, Kirk & Eads, LLP 

Serving Humboldt County Residents for over 70 years      

Welcome to Stokes, Hamer, Kirk & Eads, LLP

Stokes, Hamer, Kirk & Eads, LLP in Arcata, CA, Humboldt County, CA.

From left to right:

Jason Eads, specializing in trusts and estate planning, business, municipal law, and commercial contracts.

Eric Kirk, specializing in civil litigation, real estate, probate, environmental law, and personal injury defense.

Jeffrey Monsell, specializing in family law and child custody matters.

Chris Hamer, specializing in construction litigation, real estate, probate, water rights, and business law.

Joshua Kaufman, specializing in estate planning, trusts, real estate, business formation, and contracts.

Stokes, Hamer, Kirk & Eads, LLP  has provided quality legal services to clients in Humboldt, Trinity, and Mendocino Counties since 1948. Although the firm’s main office is located in Arcata, clients can see our attorneys at the firm’s Garberville office by appointment. 


Legal Services We Provide 

Our firm provides legal services in the areas of:

-Business/ Contract law 

-Real estate

-Civil litigation

-Family law


-Estate planning 

-Construction law

-Personal injury 

-Elder abuse law

-And much more...

For a complete list of our attorney's practice areas, please visit our Attorney Information Page

Arts! Arcata: Upcoming Art Showings

Arts! Arcata, CA

Please join us at the upcoming August Arts! Arcata, for art, music, wine, food, and fun!

When: Friday, October 12, 2018 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Where: Stokes, Hamer, Kirk & Eads, LLP, 

381 Bayside Road, Arcata (near Union and 7th Streets – 7th Street becomes Bayside Road heading toward Sunny Brae). This is a wonderful venue for art with plenty of parking, surrounded by the forest

Artist: Photography by Thomas Bethune (featuring “THE OTHERS” – images which provide ample opportunity for personal interaction between the image and the viewer.  The balance of the exhibit includes a collection of previous award winning photographs of various subjects.)

Music The Striped Pig String Band (Traditional Old-Time Fiddle and Banjo Tunes)  

More:   Come outside and celebrate the summer with us!

            **We will proudly be serving Eads’ Downhome Bar-B-Q** -- Food, Drink and Fun!!

All donations for wine benefit the American Cancer Society, Relay for Life Team #32

Contact: Chris Hamer for information (707) 822-1771

Contact Information

Where to Find Us:

Main Office:
381 Bayside Rd, Suite A
Arcata, California  95521

Phone: (707)822-1771

Fax: (707)822-1901

Arcata Office Hours: 

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Monday through Friday

Garberville Office:

Southern Humboldt Community Park Conference Room

1144 Sprowl Creek Rd

Garberville, CA 95542

Garberville Office Hours: 

Please call (707)-822-1771 to arrange an appointment.