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Stephen Peter Anderson

Stephen Peter Anderson

Practice areas:

Divorce & Separation, Criminal Defense, Personal Injury

About Me

I have been a trial attorney for 34 years. I handle family law, criminal and personal injury cases. Family law, which includes divorce, custody, support, paternity, guardianship, and restraining order issues, finds me in court most weekdays, in both Santa Barbara and San Luis Obispo counties. My personal injury case experience includes settlement or trial of over 35 million dollars for thousands of clients. I also handle most types of criminal cases. 


My experience in Los Angeles for 10 years as a trial attorney, as a partner in a successful personal injury firm, and now having successfully represented thousands of clients locally, give me the confidence to give you the legal advice you deserve, at a fair and reasonable rate.


I would welcome the opportunity to meet with you. Please call for an appointment.


Practice Areas

Licensed since 1980

  1. Divorce & Separation: 80%
    24 years
  2. Personal Injury: 10%
    34 years
  3. Criminal Defense: 10%
    24 years



Retainer (Sometimes)

Payment Types:

Cash, Check, Credit Card

Attorney Endorsements

5 total 

  • Nicholas Anthony Buscemi

    I endorse this lawyer.


    Nicholas Buscemi Divorce & Separation Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

  • Michael S. Waddington

    I endorse Stephen. He is a highly skilled attorney that is well respected in the legal community.


    Michael Waddington Military Law Attorney
    Relationship: Fellow lawyer in community

Contact Info

Anderson Stephen Law Office Of

624 East Main

Santa Maria, CA, 93454-4506




Professional Misconduct

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

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Work Experience

TitleCompany NameDuration
OwnerLaw Office of Stephen P. Anderson1980 - Present


Association NamePosition NameDuration
Central Coast Trial Lawyers Association (CA)Member2015 - 2015
Northern Santa Barbara County Bar AssociationMember2014 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationMember2012 - Present


School NameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State University, FullertonLawB.S Laws, Juris Doctor1980
California State University, NorthridgeN/AUnknownN/A