We are California Attorneys & Counselors At Law, serving California Clients only, however we do associate on select matters with National Lawyers or lawyers from other States, Countries, or jurisdictions. The firm handles 'select' serious personal injury or medical and hospital liability matters. O'Connell and Rydstrom also specially serve the motorcycle industry clientele.
Practice Areas: Criminal Law; Litigation; Business Law; Personal Injury; Entertainment Law; Contracts; Federal Civil Litigation; Criminal Lit.
Admitted: 1984, California, U.S. District Court, Central District of California and U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit; 1994, U.S. Tax Court
Law School: Western State University, J.D., 1982
Member: State Bar of California; National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers.
Biography: Faculty: Western State University College of Law, 1984-1986; American College of Law, 1987-1994; Pacific West College of Law, 1994-. Dean of Pacific West College of Law, 1994-. (Resident, Orange Office)
Richard I. Rydstrom
Practice Areas: Business Law; Business Litigation; Trusts and Estates; Corporate Law; Limited Liability Company Law; Limited Partnerships.
Admitted: 1985, Indiana; 1990, California
Law School: Western State University, J.D., 1984; Cambridge University, England, 1984, International Law
College: Long Island University, B.S., 1981
Member: Los Angeles County, Indiana State and American Bar Associations; State Bar of California; Association of Trial Lawyers of America.
Reported Cases: Cal Pers v. Smith; Bikni v. Adv, DOE; Pacific Construction v. Cruz.