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My practice has a very simple philosophy: provide outstanding customer service to my clients. 


Practice areas


  1. Personal Injury: 50%
    13 years
  2. Debt Collection: 30%
    12 years
  3. Landlord & Tenant: 10%
    8 years
  4. Litigation: 10%
    12 years



Hourly ($300-400/hour), contingent (30-40%), Fixed (sometimes), Retainer (sometimes), Free consultation (30 minutes), Pro bono (5%)

Payment types:

Cash, Check, Credit card

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  • Michael S. Waddington

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


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  • Yasha Rahimzadeh

    I endorse this lawyer. Jonathan is a good guy and a terrific advocate for clients who are seeking debt settlement and advice with regard to their claims against insurance companies.


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Contact info

Law Offices of Jonathan G Stein

5050 Laguna Blvd Ste 112-325
Elk Grove, CA, 95758-4151

Law Offices of Jonathan G Stein

2020 V St
By Appointment Only
Sacramento, CA, 95818

Law Offices of Jonathan G. Stein

Silverwood Place
By Appointment Only
Marina, CA, 93933




Professional misconduct

This lawyer was disciplined by a state licensing authority.

  1. Discipline with Actual Suspension
    issued in CA, 2014


    This sanction means the attorney lost his or her license to practice law for a period of time. The attorney typically returns to practicing law when the suspension expires.

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Work experience
TitleCompany nameDuration
OwnerLaw Offices of Jonathan G Stein2003 - Present
AssociatePagliero And Associates2002 - 2003
Association namePosition nameDuration
California Young Lawyers AssociationVice President2006 - 2007
California Young Lawyers AssociationMember2004 - 2006
Property Claims Forum of Northern CaliforniaBoard of Directors2003 - 2003
CPCU Society, CLEWS SectionMember2003 - 2006
Consumer Attorneys of CaliforniaMember2003 - 2007
California State BarMember2003 - 2007
American Bar Association, Tort Trial and Insurance Practice SectionMember2003 - 2006
American Bar Association, General PracticeMember2003 - 2005
American Association of JusticeMember2003 - 2007
Capital City Trial Lawyers AssociationMember2003 - 2007
CPCU SocietyMember1998 - 2007
CPCU Society, Claims SectionMember1998 - 2006
Sacramento Claims AssociationMember1996 - 2002
Publication nameTitleDate
California Consumer Rights Handbook10 Things Tenants Must Know To Protect Their Rights2009
California Consumer Rights Handbook9 Tips to Avoid Foreclosure2008
Handling An Auto Accident Case in California10 Things You Must Do After An Auto Accident2007
Handling An Auto Accident Case in California10 Ways to Avoid The Wrong Personal Injury Attorney2007
Handling An Auto Accident Case in California10 Steps to Avoid Getting Less Than Fair Market Value for Your Car2007
California Consumer Rights Handbook9 Most Frequent Debt Collection Violations2007
California Consumer Rights Handbook9 Short Term Loan Concerns2007
California Consumer Rights Handbook10 Mistakes to Avoid With Your Credit2007
California Consumer Rights Handbook10 Things You Must Know About Your Credit Report2007
Small Claims Court ExplainedSmall Claims Court Explained2007
Consumers Guide to Buying Car InsuranceConsumers Guide to Buying Car Insurance2007
Handling An Auto Accident Case in California10 Fatal Mistakes in Filing An Auto Insurance Claim2006
Handling An Auto Accident Case in California10 Insurance Secrets from an Ex Adjuster2006
Handling An Auto Accident Case in California10 Mistakes to Avoid in Your Personal Injury Case2006
CPCU Society, Claims QuarterlyTen Tips for Negotiating with Attorneys2006
California Fair Claims Practices Act ManualCalifornia Fair Claims Practices Act Manual2006
Whats UPCar Accident Claim Tips, A Practical Approach2006
GPSoloAn Insurance Primer for the GP Attorney2005
CPCU Socety, Claims QuarterlyE-discovery and the adjuster2005
ABA YLDWhen Goliath is Your Opponent2005
GPSoloProcessing An Insurance Claims2005
CPCU Society, CLEWS NewsletterThe Decline in Adjuster Training2004
CPCU Society, Claims QuarterlyAdjuster Training2004
CPCU Society, Claims QuarterlyCustomer Service and the Claims Adjuster2003
Thomas Jefferson Law ReviewA Call To End Baby Selling2002
School nameMajorDegreeGraduated
McGeorge School of Law, University of the PacificLawJD - Juris Doctor2002
American Institute for CPCUInsuranceCPCU1998
California State University, SacramentoEconomicsBA - Bachelor of Arts1995
Speaking engagements
Conference nameTitleDate
SeminarInsurance Bad Faith2007
State Bar of California Annual MeetingOpening A Law Office2006
State Bar of California Annual MeetingOpening A Law Office2005
SymposiumDealing with Personal Injury Attorneys2004
California Young Lawyers SymposiumOpening A Law Office2004