Mr. Chang is the founding member of Law Offices of Steven P. Chang. He bagan servicing the San Gabriel valley in private practice since 2002. Prior to private practice Mr. Chang worked for Department of Justice - Attorney General's Office and was an integral part of many key litigations. Mr. Chang then joined private practice with the law firm of Yoka & Smith, LLP where he further refined and perfected his litigation skills.
In 2002, realizing that the San Gabriel Community can be best served with a bilingual attorney who is truly bilingual and with a full understanding of the American and Chinese culture, Mr. Chang opened his private practice, specializing in Bankruptcy Law, Employment Litigation and Business Litigation.
Beginning in 2005 recognizing that the great inland empire including riverside county and san bernardino county can be better served. Law Offices of Steven P. Chang started its Riverside office to serve the nearby cities for bankruptcy and business litigations. We helped clients with bankruptcy and consumer debts issues in Riverside, Blythe, Palm Springs, Los Angeles, San Bernardino, Rancho Cucamonga, and all nearby cities.
Most recently, Mr. Chang filed an action against an insurance company for bad faith and denial of insurance coverage. Mr. Chang obtained a confidential settlement of over $2,000,000.00 for his client prior to trial.
In 2010, after a 16 day court trial Mr. Chang obtained a $4,000,000.00 judgment for his client. This was one of the large non personal injury judgment in the district.
Languages Spoken: Mandarin
Licensed since 2002
Steven is a great attorney to have fighting in your corner. Not only is he extremely knowledgeable but he knows how to put that knowledge to good use in creative ways. I have zero reservations referring clients and friends to Steven since I know that he treat them with the care and respect that I would give them.
Christopher Langley Bankruptcy & Debt Attorney
Relationship: Worked together on matter
I endorse this lawyer. Steven is one of the few bankruptcy attorneys specializing in helping distressed homeowners facing foreclosure and related debt problems from the real estate mortgage crises. His cool demeanor and friendly attitude, coupled with his extensive experience in Bankruptcy law, is what sets him apart from other attorneys in his field. It is a pleasure to know him and I recommend bankruptcy clients to seek his professional advice and legal services.
Albert Siu Business Attorney
Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Top Attorneys||Pasadena Magazine||2014|
|Certified Bankrupty Specialist||State Bar of California||2011|
|Managing Partner||Bankruptcy Specialist Law Firm||2010 - Present|
|Managing Partner||Law Offices of Steven P. Chang||2002 - 2010|
|Law Clerk||Yoka & Smith, LLP||2000 - 2002|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|San Gabriel Valley Bar Association||Board Member||2014 - Present|
|San Gabriel Valley Bar Association||Member||2013 - Present|
|Bankruptcy American Inn of Court||Member||2011 - Present|
|Central District of California Consumer Bankruptcy Attorney Association||Member||2010 - Present|
|National Asociation of Consumer Bankruptcy Attorneys||member||2009 - Present|
|SGVBA||Member||2007 - 2009|
|Jiang v. Zhao, et al.||Judgment for Paintiff in excess of $4,000,000.00|
|In re: Hileman||established legal precedent for Central District of California|
|In re: A.H.||Discharged|
|Southwestern Univ SOL||N/A||law||N/A|
|California St Univ||N/A||undergraduate||N/A|
|Inns of Court||Chapter 11 - Sales of Estate Assets Over Objection of Co-owners||2014|
|Bankruptcy American Inns of Court - Presenter as Pupilage Team Member||Bankruptcy Law||2011|