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Real Estate Litigation & Commercial Landlord Representation Attorney in Torrance, California

From residential and commercial property owners and landlords to individuals dealing with personal injuries, our attorney has extensive experience representing Californians in a wide range of legal issues. If you’re ready to seek a resolution, we’re ready to help.

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Honest & Experienced Legal Counsel

We’re upfront with you about where your case stands and what your options are. You’ll always be in-the-know when you work with us.

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Dedicated to Defending Your Future

When your property or your well-being is at stake, put your trust in us. We’ll stop at nothing to fight for the results you deserve.

“You always have rights. You need a good attorney to help you figure out what they are and how to best implement them.”

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Serving Southern California Since 1997

With over two decades of legal experience, our attorney has the skills necessary to defend your rights with confidence. There is always a light at the end of the tunnel, you just need the right attorney to show you how to get there.

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Sherry Lear

Attorney at Law

Sherry is the attorney you want on your side. Her persistence, passion, and determination to fight for her clients’ needs above all else are what make her such a successful litigator. She takes a hands-on approach to each case, which allows her to build strong relationships with every individual she represents.

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An Attorney You Can
Put Your Trust In

“You can rest assured that I'll advocate for what's best for you. Your needs are my priority, and I'm focused on fighting for the outcome you deserve."

Attorney Sherry Lear

Ready to Partition Your Property’s Ownership?

Co-owning property with a loved one, friend, or business partner can be extremely beneficial, but what happens if things start to go south? Whether you and the co-owner are no longer on good terms or joint ownership no longer serves your needs, a partition action may be involved. However, this doesn’t mean you’ll automatically have to go to court. You have options.

A partition action is a lawsuit wherein the parties involved want to change the current ownership of their shared property. If you are facing an action for partition or you are looking to partition your property, we strive to help you avoid the courtroom by selling your property share, buying the other property shares, and more.

Changing the ownership structure of a piece of jointly owned property can potentially lead to unnecessary expenses and disputes. Let us help you avoid those frustrations.

Practice Areas

We have the skills to advise you on a variety of legal issues.

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What Our Clients Say

Sherry has been wonderful to work with. She has been able to give us clear direction and successfully handled several unusual tenant issues for us. We will continue to count on her for future tenant issues.

M & P Landlords

Miss Lear was professional, patient, and empathetic. She continually kept us apprised of all developments in our case, returned all our correspondence immediately, and won for us a very fair personal injury settlement.

G.M and K.K.

I felt totally secure knowing my lawyer Sherry was in my corner! She is committed to helping everyone she can, and donates thousands of hours to causes all over the country. With her integrity and passion, Sherry Lear is the lawyer of your dreams—I really mean that.


Previous Cases & Results

Car Accident

Mrs. "P" was in a serious automobile accident which left her with multiple broken ribs, a broken clavicle, dislocated elbow, lung contusion and a host of other injuries. Insurance carrier refused a reasonable settlement offer and brought suit.

$430,000 Settlement
Recovery of Past-Due Rent

Client "DPGC" owns a property which was occupied by a high-end bar/restaurant which literally closed its doors and vacated without notice. Attorney Lear filed an action to recover past-due rent as well as the remaining rent due under the Lease when a new tenant could not be found for the location.

$200,000 Lump Sum Settlement
Bus Accident

Client "J" was injured when her wheelchair tipped over during a bus ride because the driver took a sharp turn after failing to strap the wheelchair down.

$165,000 Settlement

See how we’ve helped others

in your shoes.

Our track record of success speaks for itself. With countless cases won and our reputation for relentlessly advocating for our clients’ needs, you can trust us to take care of you. We’ve secured positive results in a wide range of cases, including:

  • Real estate disputes, including landlord-tenant issues

  • Partition actions out of court

  • Personal injuries, including vehicle accidents and more

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Understand Your Rights

Landlord-Tenant Law
Can Be Messy

Whether your tenant is failing to pay rent, creating unsafe situations on your property, or ignoring the terms laid out in their lease, you have rights as a landlord.

Let’s work together toward a favorable outcome.

In the state of California, a landlord has the right to evict tenants who do not abide by the rules of their lease. If you’re dealing with a difficult tenant, schedule a consultation with our attorney to discuss your options.
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More Than Just a Law Firm

Our goal is to be more than just your legal advisor. We want to be your resource when you have questions, your reassurance when you have concerns, and your hope when things get tough. We want to get to know you so we can best serve your needs.

Hands-On Representation

Our attorney will be personally involved in every step of the legal process. Whether you’re dealing with a difficult neighboring property owner, a frustrating tenant, a partition action, or a personal injury, Attorney Lear will be there from start to finish. By building a direct relationship with her clients, she aims to truly understand your story and help you write your happy ending.

Collaborative Strategies Geared Toward Your Future

Seeking solutions is a team effort. With so much at stake, you deserve to have a role in the decisions being made about your life. We work with you because no one understands your needs better than you do.

Genuinely Invested in Your Well-Being

We’re experienced, skilled, and knowledgeable, but, more importantly, we truly care about the people we represent. We care about your health, your property, and your future. To work with our compassionate attorney serving Torrance, Los Angeles, Long Beach, San Pedro, and Redondo Beach, California, reach out to Sherry Anne Lear Attorney at Law today.