Stearns & Ryan, Lawyers

A Firm Specializing in Litigation & Transactional Services

For the past 30 years, Stearns & Ryan, Lawyers have become renown for their litigation and transactional services in real estate, business, family law, and estate matters.

Practice Areas

Discover Stearns & Ryan, Lawyers diverse practice areas, where our attorneys adeptly handle both litigation and transactional matters. Explore how we can guide you toward favorable outcomes across key legal matters.

Our skilled attorneys offer guidance on establishing, growing, and maintaining successful operations.

Stearns & Ryan, Lawyers represent clients in the purchase, sale, leasing and financing of residential and commercial real estate.

Stearns & Ryan, Lawyers experience in Family Law extends into divorce, spousal and child support, custody and visitation and more.

We represent clients in civil litigation including personal injury, contract disputes, product liability, defamation and libel cases.

Stearns & Ryan, Lawyers help you establish estate planning components that can ensure your legacy plays out as you intend.

We represent both employers and employees in class actions, wage claims, discrimination, compliance issues, and more.

Stearns & Ryan, Lawyers are able to evaluate and litigate all construction defect claims at the standard the law requires.

Law firm awards Stearns and Ryan Lawyers 2

30+ Years

Serving the Los Angeles Area

Our Story

A Los Angeles Litigation and Transaction Firm

For the past 30 years, Stearns & Ryan, Lawyers have earned a reputation in the South Bay and greater Los Angeles areas as a premier law firm in the areas of litigation and transaction. The firm is renowned for its litigation and transactional work in real estate, business, family law, and estate matters.

Our recent accomplishments & Success Stories

Civil &
Real Estate

Defense judgment for client developer on $23 million personal injury claim.
1 Million
Successfully defend individuals accused of aiding and abetting securities Ponzi scheme–$3.5 million in damages sought.
1 Million


Clothing wholesaler to pay seven figure settlement on wage and hour class action, where wholesaler’s expert opined damages approximated $50,000.
+ Million

Estate & Trust Litigation

$2 million awarded to beneficiaries of spouse who died during divorce proceedings, over objection of surviving spouse who claimed entitlement to property as a consequence of other spouse’s death.
1 Million


Premarital agreement determined conscionable, thereby affirming approximate $400 million dollar separate property estate to spouse.
1 Million
Establish that business claimed to be separate property by spouse was community property, resulting in $2 million award to client.
0 Million

Meet Our Lawyers

At Stearns & Ryan, Lawyers, our skilled team of attorneys is committed to delivering top-tier legal services across discrete, diverse practice areas. Focused on understanding and meeting your specific needs, our attorneys aim to provide practical and effective solutions.


With extensive experience in litigation and transactional matters, we work diligently to address each client’s unique challenges. Browse our legal professionals’ profiles to learn more about the expertise that makes Stearns & Ryan, Lawyers a strong ally in your legal journey.

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Contact Us Today

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Career Opportunities

More than just a law firm – the team at Stearns & Ryan, Lawyers is a close-knit family. 

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SoCal Super Lawyers

Stearns & Ryan, Lawyers has been selected to Southern California Super Lawyers.