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Douglas Michael Butz

Douglas Michael Butz

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Practice areas:

Business, Commercial, Environmental and Natural Resources, Defective and Dangerous Products, Ethics & Professional Responsibility

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Practice Areas

Licensed since 1974

  1. Ethics & Professional Responsibility: 20%
  2. Defective and Dangerous Products: 20%
  3. Environmental and Natural Resources: 20%
  4. Commercial: 20%
  5. Business: 20%

Attorney Endorsements

2 total 

  • Keith Zakarin

    Doug is a lawyer's lawyer. I tried my first case against him in 1987, and have also engaged him since to represent my prior firm. He is a fantastic trial lawyer, a thorough gentleman, and certainly a leading lawyer in our community. You could not do better.


    Keith Zakarin Education Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Steven Curtis Gnau

    I endorse this lawyer's work. Mr. Butz has a high level of practical experience and working knowledge in the areas of legal ethics, professional responsibility, and fiduciary obligations.


    Steven Gnau Car Accidents Attorney
    Relationship: Opposing Counsel on matter

Contact Info

Butz Dunn DeSantis & Bingham, A Professional Corporation

101 West Broadway Suite 1700
San Diego, CA, 92101




Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
The Best Lawyers in AmericaN/A2006
AV RatingN/A2006
The Best Lawyers in AmericaN/A1991
AV RatingN/A1982


Association NamePosition NameDuration
San Diego Inn of CourtPresident1990 - Present
San Diego Inn of CourtMemberN/A
American Inns of CourtMemberN/A
San Diego Defense Lawyers AssociationMemberN/A
San Diego County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
State Bar of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Association of Business Trial LawyersMemberN/A
American Bar FoundationMemberN/A
American Board of Trial AdvocatesMemberN/A
American College of Trial LawyersMemberN/A


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of Southern California Law SchoolLawJD - Juris Doctor1971
California State University, San DiegoBusiness AdministrationBS - Bachelor of Science1971
San Diego State UnivN/AUnknownN/A

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