Stokes, Hamer, Kirk & Eads, LLP 

Serving Humboldt County Residents for over 70 years      

Welcome to Stokes, Hamer, Kirk & Eads, LLP

From left to right:

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

Eric Kirk, specializing in civil litigation, real estate, probate, environmental law, and business law.

Jeffrey Monsell, specializing in family law.

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

Joshua Kaufman, specializing in estate planning, 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


-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

Please join us at the upcoming October's 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

Artists: Landscapes and Cityscapes by Courtney Augustus (Acrylics on Canvas)

Music: Wynsome Winds (Classical and Jazz Flute)

More: 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


Garberville Office:

864 Locust Street, Suite A

Garberville, California 95542


Phone: (707)-822-1771

Fax: (707)-822-1901

Arcata Office Hours: 

9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Monday through Friday


Garberville Office Hours: 

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