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About Me

I am a native of San Diego.  I have been practicing for over 7 years and I am licensed in to practice law in both Calfornia and Arizona.  I have handled hundreds of cases in practice areas of Personal Injury and Criminal Defense.  Additionally, I have significant trial experience in both areas of practice.


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Practice Areas


  1. Criminal Defense: 48%
    9 years
  2. Personal Injury: 47%
    9 years
  3. Animal & Dog Bites: 5%



Contingent (25-40%), Fixed (Always)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

7 total 

  • Brent James Pfeiffer

    Hard working and not afraid of trial.


    Brent Pfeiffer Workers Compensation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Vikas Bajaj

    Ethical. Dependable. Solid choice for anyone looking for a lawyer in the know.


    Vikas Bajaj Criminal Defense Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Law Office Of Stephen F. Mitchell

225 Broadway
Suite 2200
San Diego, CA, 92101-1316


AZAdministrative - Not authorized to practice200807/31/2015

Professional Misconduct

We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo Contributions
Legal Answers
Award NameGrantorDate Granted
Top AttorneySan Diego Daily Transcript2014
Highest grade in Mass TortsArizona State College of Law2006
Highest grade in Decedent EstatesArizona State College of Law2006
Work Experience
TitleCompany NameDuration
Founding AttorneyLaw Office of Stephen Mitchell2014 - Present
Founding AttorneyMitchell and Ellis2011 - 2014
AttorneyLaw Office of Vikas Bajaj2009 - 2011
Association NamePosition NameDuration
Consumer Attorneys of San DiegoAttorney Member2011 - Present
San Diego Bar AssociationActive Member2010 - 2014
Federal Bar AssociationActive Member2007 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaOfficer2007 - Present
State Bar of Arizonaofficer2007 - Present
Legal Cases
Case NameOutcome
Serious Felony CaseDismissal
Serious Domestic ViolenceDismissed during trial
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Publication NameTitleDate
Blog PostingFindlaw2011
School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Arizona State University Sandra Day O'Connor College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2006
University of San DiegoBusinessBBA - Bachelor of Business Administration2002
Speaking Engagements
Conference NameTitleDate
California WesternMediation2011