Douglas R. Painter (Los Angeles, California)

Douglas R. Painter

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Licensed for 34 years

Douglas R. Painter (Los Angeles, California)

Douglas R. Painter

Serving Los Angeles, CA (view address)

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Douglas R. Painter

Serving Los Angeles, CA (view address)

About Douglas R. Painter

Douglas Painter is an established business litigator with over twenty-five years of expertise handling all facets of complex commercial disputes. His litigation practice emphasizes business tort, breach of contract, aviation, fiduciary duty, real estate, environmental, professional negligence, trade secret, employment and accounting matters. Mr. Painter is known in the Los Angeles legal community for his superior courtroom advocacy skills and is admitted to practice before all federal and state courts within California. He received his J.D. in 1987 from the University of California, Davis, where he was awarded Best Oral Advocate, Lead Advocate National Moot Court Team and First Place Winner Neumiller Moot Court Competition.

Steinbrecher & Span LLP

Areas of Law

  • Business Law
  • Business Fraud
  • Small Business Law
  • Contract Litigation
  • Contract Fraud
  • Breach of Contract
  • Commercial Contracts
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Complex Litigation
  • Environmental Law
  • Air Quality
  • California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)
  • Clean Air Act
  • Clean Water Act
  • Environmental Litigation




Admission Details

1987, California
1990, U.S. District Court, Central District of California

Law School Attended
University of California at Davis

Class of 1987

University Attended

University of Maryland, College Park
Class of 1984
cum laude

Birth Information

Born in 1957
Topeka, Kansas, 1957

Associations & Memberships
Mr. Painter has served as a mediator with the A.D.R. section of the Los Angeles Superior Court, co-chair of the Environmental Law Society of the Los Angeles County Bar Association, fee-dispute arbitrator with the San Francisco Bar Association, and as a member of the Board of Governors for the… Read more
Hobbies & Interests
Arthor: “Meeting Statutory Deadlines, Antitrust” (C.E.B.) and portions of “California Environmental Law Handbook,” 11th edition.

Attorney FAQs

What year was this attorney first admitted to the bar?
Douglas R. Painter was admitted in 1987 to the State of California.
Is this attorney admitted to practice in any U.S. Federal Courts?
Douglas R. Painter is admitted to practice before the United States District Court for the Central District of California.
What law school did this attorney attend?
Douglas R. Painter attended University of California at Davis.


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