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Joshua Paul Shelton

Joshua Paul Shelton

Practice areas:

Business, Corporate & Incorporation

About Me


The Shelton Law Firm is comprised of extremely experienced and knowledgable attorneys in the fields of Corporate Law, Business Law, Real Estate Law, Contract Law, and Criminal Law


Established in 2008

The Shelton Law firm has grown from humble beginnings rooted in business/corporate formation, business strategies, contract formation, and breach of contract claims.  Mr. Shelton has extensive experience with all areas of corporate law, contract law, and business law.  Currently acting as In-House Counsel for several large corporate clients, Mr. Shelton and his exceptional legal team continue to help consult businesses in pursuit of increased profitability and decreased liability.

With extensive experience in the entertainment industry, and a roster of clients including several award winning musicians and actors, Mr. Shelton is well-known for facilitating and finalizing endorsement contracts, licensing agreements, and production agreements.







Languages Spoken: Spanish, English

Practice Areas

Licensed since 2008

  1. Corporate & Incorporation: 50%
    8 years, 78 cases
  2. Business: 50%
    8 years, 40 cases



Fixed (Always), Free Consultation (60 minutes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

15 total 

  • Jack Joseph Gold

    I endorse this lawyer.Since beginning to work with Josh over 1 3/4 years ago, I could see the amazing grasp he has on the law and the knowledgeable methed of handling clients, guiding them effortlessly through the system. He soaks up small and large legal concepts like a sponge and uses them back at the prosecution to bring forth amazing results


    Jack Gold Juvenile Attorney
    Relationship: Co-worker

  • Deron Matthew Colby

    I endorse this lawyer. His attention to detail and professionalism is unparalleled. I've worked with him on several matters and found his knowledge of the law and professional acumen to exemplary.


    Deron Colby Contracts & Agreements Attorney
    Relationship: Supervised lawyer

Contact Info

The Shelton Law Firm

4000 MacArthur Blvd.
Suite 600 East Tower
Newport Beach, CA, 92660




Professional Misconduct

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

Avvo Contributions

Legal Answers


Award NameGrantorDate Granted
40hr Mediation Certificate of CompletionLoyola Law School: Center For Conflict Resolution2006
Judicial ExternshipLos Angeles Superior Court2005
Deans ListUSC2003
Deans ListUSC2002
Scholarship - Half TuitionUSC2002
Quater Tuition Schiolarship (USC)Haynes Foundation2002
Quarter Tuition Scholarship (USC)Haynes Foundation2001
Scholarship - Half TuitionUSC2001

Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
Managing AttorneyLaw Offices Of Lawrence Taylor2011 - 2012
OwnerThe Shelton Law Firm2010 - Present
Director of Client AffairsLiberty Bell Law Group2008 - 2010
Legal InternInternational Creative Management (Icm)2006 - 2007
Legal InternLos Angeles Superior Court2005 - 2006


Association NamePosition NameDuration
National College of DUI DefenseMember2012 - Present
California DUI Lawyers AssociationMember2012 - Present
Orange County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
Beverly Hills Bar FoundationMember2009 - Present
American Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Criminal Defense Lawyers ClubChair2005 - 2007
Phi theta KappaChair2000 - 2002

Legal Cases

Case NameOutcome
1st DUI - BAC .13% - Case DismissedDismissed
1st DUI - BAC .09% - DUI DismissedDMV Won, DUI Dismissed
Contract Dispute - $25,000 recoveredSettlement of $25,000

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Publication NameTitleDate
lawyers.comJenna Jameson Arrested after hitting Pole2012


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Loyola Law SchoolEmphasis on Business and Contract LawJD - Juris DoctorN/A
University of Southern CaliforniaPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of ArtsN/A

Speaking Engagements

Conference NameTitleDate
H.O.P.EMedicinal Marijuana laws and Penalties2011
BreatheEasy Insurance Golf TournamentSR22 Insurance and your DUI2011