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Richard W. Greenbaum, PC, provides legal counsel and representation to business clients throughout Southern California.

With years of experience representing small and medium-sized businesses in a variety of fields, including automotive, trucking, finance,  accounting, manufacturing, consulting, and insurance, Richard W. Greenbaum, PC, business programs are uniquely tailored to each client’s specific legal needs and desires.

Depending upon the legal requirements and desires of your business, Richard W. Greenbaum, PC,offers a flexible, personalized legal plan, by which legal services can be retained on a monthly, hourly, or project basis.

Additionally, the firm is available to act as outside general counsel for businesses that do not have the need or budget to employ full time in-house counsel. We become familiar with your daily business affairs and handle all legal matters in the most efficient and cost-effective manner.  We maintain a high-quality approach to legal representation, while producing actual savings for you.

About Richard

Richard W. Greenbaum, founder of Richard W. Greenbaum, PC, received his Degree of Juris Doctor from Pepperdine University in Malibu, California.

After becoming a Partner in the litigation department of a large multi-office national firm in Los Angeles, handling business and tort related claims, Richard found his passion in working closely with small and medium-sized businesses to provide preventative legal services. His desire is to assist clients in achieving their ultimate goals and help the local business community.


Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 30%
  2. Contracts: 30%
  3. Business: 30%
  4. Transportation: 10%


Payment types:

Cash, Check

Attorney endorsements

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  • Lesley Adele Montion-Garcia

    Richard is one of the most careful and scrupulous lawyers you will ever have the pleasure to come across. His affable demeanor puts everyone at ease. I am truly amazed with his exceptional skills and deep knowledge of business law. He is an excellent attorney, and I would have no trouble hiring him myself to handle any business law matter. I endorse this lawyer.


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    I endorse this lawyer. He does quality work and is reliable


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Contact info

Richard W. Greenbaum, PC

19829 Hamilton Ave Ste 201
Torrance, CA, 90502


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
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Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
JD Cum LaudePepperdine University School of Law1980
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerRichard W. Greenbaum, PC2005 - Present
General CounselDTM Services, Inc.2008 - 2013
Adjunct ProfessorCerritos College2005 - 2006
PartnerGreenbaum & Champ, LLP1999 - 2005
PartnerHerzfeld & Rubin1981 - 1999
Association namePosition nameDuration
Long Beach Bar AssociationN/A1999 - Present
Los Angeles County Bar AssociationN/AN/A
American Bar AssociationN/AN/A
MADABoard of Directors2012 - 2013
Handel on the LawBusiness Lawyer2005 - 2008
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Gomez vs. Volkswagen, etc. et al.Successfully argued appeal of an automotive warranty claim judgment against a major automobile manufacturer
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Publication nameTitleDate
Long Beach Business Journal"Just tell me where to sign"2006
Long Beach Business Journal"I've been running my business for years and never needed an attorney"2006
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Pepperdine University School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1980
University of Cincinnati College of LawBusiness AdministrationOther - Bachelors1975
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
IEA Real Estate SeminarsBusiness start ups and contracts2007
Small business legal symposiumBusiness law for start-up businesses2006
Legal Question and AnswerBusiness contracts2006