David P. Colella

David P. Colella: Attorney with Fullerton, Lemann, Schaefer & Dominick, LLP AV stamp icon
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Having become a Partner on January 1, 2018, David P. Colella focuses his practice in the areas of civil litigation including business, contract, real estate, and employment disputes, as well as probate and probate litigation involving estates, trusts, conservatorships, and guardianships.

David received his Juris Doctorate from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 2005 after graduating from the University of San Diego with a Bachelor's in Business Administration, magna cum laude, in 2002.

David is rated "AV" / Preeminent by Martindale-Hubbell, the national directory of attorneys and has received a "5 out of 5" client rating. David is rated 10.0 by Avvo in the areas of litigation, probate, estate planning, and contracts. David has been recognized as a "Rising Star" by Super Lawyers magazine as a top attorney under the age of 40 and has been ranked as a top attorney in the area by Inland Empire Magazine.

Phi Alpha Delta. Member, Joseph B. Campbell, American Inn of Court. Research Assistant to William K.S Wang on the published treatise, Insider Trading. Member, Business and Commercial Law Society; Association of Sports, Communication and Entertainment Law, at Hastings College of the Law

Community Associations:

Inland Counties Legal Services (Board Member)

YMCA, San Bernardino Branch (Board Member)

Habitat for Humanity, San Bernardino Area, Inc. (Board Member)

Legal Aid Society

Areas of Practice (4)

  • Civil/Probate Litigation
  • Corporate Contracts
  • Estate Planning
  • Real Estate

Education & Credentials

Contact Information:
909-494-2756  Phone
909-889-3691  Phone
909-888-5119  Fax
University Attended:
Hastings College of the Law, University of California, J.D., 2005; University of San Diego, B.B.A., Magna cum laude, 2002
Year of First Admission:
2006, U.S. District Court,Central District of California; 2008, U.S. District Court,Southern District of California; 2008, U.S. Court of Appeals,Ninth Circuit; 2005, California

American Bar Association

San Bernardino County Bar Association (Board Member)

American Inns of Court, Joseph B. Campbell Inn (Board Member)


Peer Reviews

San Bernardino, California

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