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The Attorney You Want on Your Side

Sherry Lear earned her J.D. in 1990 from the University of California Los Angeles School of Law and opened her own firm in 1997. Originally from Chicago, Sherry is a highly regarded professional who is known for her confidence in the courtroom, her fighting spirit, and her track record of success. Her passion and aptitude for litigation propelled her to pursue a career in real estate law, landlord-tenant law, partition actions, and personal injury. As one of the pioneering female personal injury attorneys in her area, Sherry’s work in the legal industry has truly made an impact and cemented her reputation as a top-notch litigator in Torrance and beyond.

There is Always Light at The End of the Tunnel

Sherry aims to show her clients that there is always hope, no matter how difficult your legal issue may seem. You always have rights, you always have options, and you’ll always have an advocate on your side when you work with Sherry.

I don’t take no for an answer when your property or your well-being is on the line. That’s what makes me such a successful litigator.

Passionate In & Out of the Courtroom

Sherry’s generous spirit and passion for helping others extend beyond the courtroom. She is a proud single mom to her son, who is currently a senior in high school. In addition, she serves as the president of her church, Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in San Pedro, California. Recently, she helped oversee the church’s remodeling and the opening of a new preschool. Sherry is truly a selfless advocate, having dedicated her career and personal time to raising her child, serving in her church, and fighting for the rights of those navigating the legal system.

Between running her law practice, being a single mom to a teenager, and serving as an active community member, Sherry still finds the time to get outside and explore the beautiful state of California. She enjoys going to the beach and hiking all over the United States.

Sherry’s passion, persistence, and dedication to overcoming challenges are reflected in both her personal life and her professional accomplishments. There is no one more caring and capable to trust with your real estate law dispute or personal injury claim. If you’re ready to discuss your case, schedule a consultation with Sherry today in Torrance, California.

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1990

  • U.S. District Court for the Central District of California


  • J.D. - UCLA School of Law, 1990

  • B.A. - Northern Illinois University, 1987

    • magna cum laude, with honors