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About me

I'm a former United States Marine who cares deeply about my clients. I will meet your expectations - that is all that matters - well that, and getting the job done.


Practice areas


  1. Litigation: 50%
    7 years, 150 cases
  2. Business: 35%
    7 years, 110 cases
  3. Real Estate: 15%
    7 years, 100 cases



Hourly ($200-400/hour), contingent (20-40%)

Payment types:

Cash, Credit card

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Contact info

D'Egidio Licari & Townsend, LLP

5402 Ruffin Road,
Suite 209
San Diego, CA, 92123


We have not found any instances of professional misconduct for this lawyer.
Avvo contributions
Legal answers
Award nameGrantorDate granted
Young Attorney of the YearThe Daily Transcript2012
Honors - International Mock TrialUniversity of San Diego2009
Third Place - Labor and Employment LawAmerican Bar Association2008
Second Place - Defense TeamAmerican Association for Justice2008
Editorial Board, Comment EditorUniversity of San Diego International Law Review2008
High Grade Award - TortsWitken2006
High Grade Award - Legal WritingWitken2006
High Grade Award - PropertyWitken2006
High Grade Award - Civil ProcedureWitken2006
Navy and Marine Corps Achievment MedalDepartment of the Navy2002
Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
Managing PartnerD'Egidio Licari & Townsend, LLP2009 - Present
Vice PresidentOne Coast Realty2010 - 2013
Summer AssociateFennemore Craig2007 - 2007
Research AttorneyUniversity of San Diego Environmental Clinic2007 - 2009
Judicial ClerkSanta Clara County Superior Court2006 - 2006
MarineUnited States Marine Corps1998 - 2002
Association namePosition nameDuration
Harcourts - One CoastBoard of Directors2014 - Present
Tracy Lane Foundation - 501(c)(3)Advisory Board2013 - Present
San Diego Food and Beverage AssociationMember2012 - Present
Veterans of Foreign WarsMember2011 - Present
Military Pro Bono ProjectAttorney Member2010 - Present
San Diego Bar AssociationMember2009 - Present
State Bar of CaliforniaMember2009 - Present
San Diego Downtown PartnershipMember2012 - 2014
Pacific Beach Town CounsilBoard of Directors2011 - 2012
Legal cases
Case nameOutcome
Mavrix Equity v. SabinSettlement in favor of my client, the defendant in the amount of $100,000.00
Monreal v. CachoSettlement for my client for $55,000.00
Doe v. ******$35,000
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Publication nameTitleDate
American VoodooAmerican Voodoo Employee Handbook2012
San Diego International Law JournalThe Torture Myth2009
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
University of San Diego School of LawLawJD - Juris Doctor2009
California State University, FresnoCriminologyMS - Master of Science2006
California State University, FresnoPolitical ScienceBA - Bachelor of Arts2004
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
Military MondaysDonald Sterling/Redskins Name Change2014
Cal Vet Home Buyers ProgramVeterans Affairs Scandals2014
MCLEWine Law2013
AM 760 - Mike Slater ShowMayor Bob Filner and Sexual Harassment in the Workplace2013
San Diego Food and Beverage AssociationCommericial Lease Negotiations2012
Phi Gama Delta Pig DinnerCareers After College2009