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California State Bar Defense.

Contributor to the Los Angles Daily Journal, MCLE ethics lecturer, former member of the Board of directors of the Association,of Discipline Defense Counsel.

For 30 years, I have helped hundreds of attorneys just like you avoid the full wrath of the State Bar of California.  I understand that your integrity and reputation have been attacked and your livelihood may be at risk.  At the investigation stage, harm can be contained and not allowed to spread into a fishing expedition.  At trial, alleged misconduct can be re-characterized and mitigated. Whether you just received a letter from the State Bar or are headed to trial, I can help. With 30 years of experience, I offer limited scope representation during the investigation stage to put a stop to the complaint.  Thereafter, I offer full representation at trial and before the Review Department on appeal.  I also offer preventative consultations and advice. 

​​Stephen Strauss

1107 Fair Oaks Ave., #885
South Pasadena, CA 91030 
(323) 221-2286

Former Senior Litigator for the State Bar of California, and a former associate of Diane Karpman with over 30 years of ethics experience.