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Languages spoken: German

Practice areas


  1. Real Estate: 50%
    28 years
  2. Estate Planning: 20%
  3. Business: 20%
    28 years
  4. Financial Services: 5%
    28 years
  5. Construction: 5%
    28 years



Hourly ($300-450/hour), Fixed (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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Contact info

O'Connell & Associates

220 West Grand Avenue
Escondido, CA, 92025


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
American Jurisprudence Award-EthicsABA1985
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerO'Connell & Associates2006 - Present
PartnerO'Connell & Zuffoletto, LLP2000 - 2006
Sole practitionerLaw Office of David J. O'Connell1996 - 2000
Associate AttorneyLaw Office of N. Munro Merrick1992 - 1995
Associate AttorneyLaw Office of Charles J. Jamison1987 - 1992
Association namePosition nameDuration
American Bar AssociationMember2008 - Present
Consumer Attorneys Association of Los AngelesMember1998 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember1988 - Present
San Diego County Bar AssociationMember1988 - Present
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
Western State University College of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor1985
University of Massachusetts, AmherstPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts1976
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Forclosure for AttorneysForeclosure: Attorney Ethics in Foreclosure2010
National Business Institute SeminarsAdvanced LLC Issues2009
LLC: From Formation to Special UsesLLC Special Uses2009
National Business InstituteLimited Liability Companies-Trends and Developements2008