Exceeding Your Expectations

Jean‐Claude Lapuyade

San Diego, CA
Attorney at Law

619.599.8292 - Phone
888.498.6999 - Toll Free
619.599.8291 - Fax

Practice areas:


Professional Experience

Mr. Lapuyade is a California attorney representing individuals, businesses, groups of single‐family homeowners and community homeowner associations through the litigation process, trial and arbitration. His litigation practice focuses on claims for construction defects including products liability, personal injury, employment and business litigation including trademark infringement, contract and dissolution disputes.

Since 2007, Mr. Lapuyade successfully recovered in excess of $6.6 million in monetary awards for his clients. Mr. Lapuyade prides himself on providing his clients with the legal representation they expect and deserve through effective communication and winning results while striving to exceed client expectations.

As a law clerk in Washington D.C., Mr. Lapuyade authored a winning brief before the Maryland Court of Appeals, Maryland's highest court, now published at Chmurny v. State, 392 Md. 159 (2006).

Mr. Lapuyade gained three years valuable legal experience and training as an associate attorney at a prominent San Diego plaintiffs firm.

Currently, Mr. Lapuyade writes a regular column for the Trial Bar News, a monthly publication of the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego. You can find copies of his Trial Bar News columns at www.jcllawfirmblog.wordpress.com.

Professional Awards & Honors

  • Distinguished Advocate Award for Outstanding Oral Advocacy — 2005 & 2006
  • Deans Merit Scholarship, California Western School of Law — 2005 & 2006

Bar Admissions:

  • All State Courts in the State of California
  • United States District Court, Southern District of California

Law School:

  • California Western School of Law, J.D. 2006

Undergraduate School:

  • University of Arizona, B.A. History 2001

Bar/Professional Association Involvement:

  • San Diego County Bar Association (2007 - Present)
  • Consumer Attorneys of San Diego (2007 - Present)
  • American Bar Association (2007 - Present)
    • Member Section of Litigation
    • Member Business Law Section
    • Member Tort, Trial & Insurance Section
    • Member Young Lawyers Division
  • California Bar Association (2007 - Present)
    • Member Labor & Employment Section
    • Member Litigation Section
  • 10200 Willow Creek Road, Suite 150
  • San Diego, CA 92131
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