UNDER THE LAW.
Matthew G. Stein is a Probate Litigation Attorney and owner of Law & Stein, LLP. Matthew represents those entangled in probate litigation, including trust contests, will contests, breaches of fiduciary obligations, allegations of trustee wrongdoing and claims of elder abuse. His work includes consulting with individuals to provide advice on strategic planning and positioning before litigation becomes necessary.
Mr. Stein is also recognized for his years of experience in defending against personal injury, premises and product liability matters. He has aggressively defended against catastrophic injuries brought against manufacturers, land owners, and business owners in trial. It has been shown that his effective trial experience protects businesses and their financial interests. Mr. Stein has successfully litigated and/or tried numerous multi-million dollar lawsuits. Mr. Stein has also been named California “Super Lawyer”, and has been consistently ranked in Super Lawyer’s list of top attorneys in Southern California.
His clients include large corporations, world-wide nonprofit organizations, corporate executives, prominent individuals and family-owned businesses. However, every client and every project, whether big or small, receives the same level of commitment, diligence and ingenuity which distinguishes Mr. Stein’s practice.
As an experienced trial lawyer and skillful negotiator, Mr. Stein is a tenacious adversary who consistently obtains significant results for his clients regardless of the challenges presented. Licensed in all State and Federal courts throughout California, he is well versed in handling arbitration, mediation, and other alternative dispute resolutions. Mr. Stein continues to obtain several significant trial wins for his clients and believes that the best results are achieved when every case is meticulously prepared for trial.
In addition to running a successful law firm, Matthew sits on the UCI Dean’s Leadership Executive Committee, is a ProVisors Group Leader, an avid triathlete, marathon runner, certified scuba diver, snowboard enthusiast, and obstacle course racer.
State Bar of California
J.D., Southwestern Univ School of Law, Los Angeles CA
B.A., University of California Irvine, Irvine, CA
AWARDS & RECOGNITION
2020, 2021, 2022 Southern California Super Lawyers
2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018 Southern California Rising Stars
2013 Wallace Sedgwick Client Service Award