Stephen J. Estey

Attorney in San Diego, CA
Stephen J. Estey is a founding partner of Estey & Bomberger, LLP with 20 years of legal experience.

In 2012, Mr. Estey was named “Trial Attorney of the Year” by the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego for his many outstanding verdicts. His last three verdicts were for $30 million, $11.2 million and $23 million. He has also been named Super Lawyer for the years 2008-2012. In addition, Mr. Estey has been included in The National Trial Lawyer’s “Top 100 Trial Lawyers” since 2010 and The Best Lawyers in America since 2011.

He is a graduate of San Diego State University and earned his Juris Doctor from California Western School of Law in 1992. Mr. Estey is admitted to practice in the United States Supreme Court 9th Circuit Court of Appeals and 11th Circuit Court of Appeals, as well as the State of California.

His specialties include catastrophic personal injury; automobile accidents and injuries; dog bites; sexual abuse; slip and fall; products liability; construction accidents; product defects; brain injury; truck accidents; motorcycle accidents; bicycle accidents; airplane crash litigation; elder law; nursing home abuse and neglect; insurance bad faith; birth injuries and wrongful death

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Areas of Law

  • Personal Injury
  • Automobile Accidents and Injuries
  • Dog Bites
  • Sexual Abuse
  • Slip and Fall
  • Wrongful Death
  • Severe Burns
  • Products Liability
  • Construction Accidents
  • Product Defects
  • Head Injury
  • Brain Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents and Injuries
  • Birth Injuries
  • Truck Accidents
  • Motorcycle Accidents
  • Bicycle Accidents
  • Admiralty Law
  • Maritime Accidents
  • Airplane Crash Litigation
  • Elder Law
  • Discrimination
  • Sexual Harassment
  • Wrongful Termination
  • Nursing Home Abuse and Neglect
  • Insurance
  • Insurance Bad Faith


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Admission Details

Admitted in 1992, California
U.S. Supreme Court
U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth and Eleventh Circuits, U.S. District Court, Southern and Eastern Districts of California

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  • Free Initial Consultation
  • Fixed Hourly Rates
  • Fixed Fees Available
  • Law School Attended

    California Western School of Law
    Class of 1992

    University Attended

    San Diego State University
    Class of 1989

    Birth Information

    Born in 1966
    Pasadena, California, July 13, 1966

    Associations & Memberships

    American Bar Association; American Board of Trial Advocates (ABOTA); American Trial Lawyers Association; Presidents Club of California Consumer Attorneys; California Trial Lawyer Association; ... More

    Representative Cases

    Morris v. DeLaTorre (2005) 36 Cal 4th 260; Cervantes v. United States of America (9th Cir. 2003) 330 F. 3d 1186.

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    Stephen J. Estey
     2869 India Street,
    San Diego, CA 92103-6011


    Estey & Bomberger, LLP (San Diego, California)

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