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I've been married since 2005 to my amazing wife Viva and we have three beautiful children.  Our oldest is Dylan and we've got twin girls, Audrey and Chloe.  My hobbies include traveling and eating at good restaurants.   


Languages spoken: English, Arabic

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Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    233 cases
  2. Litigation: 35%
  3. Business: 10%
  4. Corporate: 5%



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  • Aziz Jamil Asmar

    If you are looking for a comprehensive and honest evaluation of your case, look no further than attorney Steven Elia. A fierce advocate of the highest experience, Mr. Elia is the consummate attorney. You'd be doing yourself a disservice if you did not at least consult with him about your legal matter. I have referred dozens of cases to Mr. Elia and all have praised his law firm


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  • Steve Samir Mattia

    I endorse this lawyer. Mr. Elia's skill in the personal injury field is second to none. He has a sense of professionalism and diligence that most attorneys dream about. I have seen first hand how hard he works to get the client exactly what they deserve. Mr. Elia's work ethic and track prove he is the premier personal injury attorney in town.


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Contact info

Law Offices Of Steven A Elia A Professional Corporation

2221 Camino Del Rio S.
Suite. 207
San Diego, CA, 92108-3611


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Top Attorneys 2010 - Corporate Transactional (Semi-Finalist)San Diego Daily Transcript2010
Top Attorneys 2009 - Corporate TransactionalSan Diego Daily Transcript2009
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
FounderLaw Offices of Steven A. Elia, APC2001 - Present
Association namePosition nameDuration
State Bar of CaliforniaMember2001 - Present
San Diego County Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Consumer Attorneys of San DiegoMemberN/A
American Bar AssociationMemberN/A
Association of Trial Lawyers of AmericaMemberN/A
California Supreme CourtMemberN/A
United States District Court for the Southern District of CaliforniaMemberN/A
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Wrongful Death Case$3,750,000.00 Settlement
$5,143,827.26 Trial Verdict$5,143,827.26 Trial Verdict
$3,900,000.00 - Rear End SettlementSettlement
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Publication nameTitleDate
California Civil Litigation TimelineCalifornia Civil Litigation Timeline2015
Civil Litigation GlossoryCivil Litigation Glossory2015
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
California Western School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2001
University of California - San DiegoPolitical ScienceOther - Bachelors1998