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Lawyers Focused on Construction, Business and Public Entities

Founded as Rippetoe Miles, LLP in 2007, the law firm underwent a name change to emerge as Rippetoe Law, P.C. in 2013. Rippetoe Law, P.C. enjoys an excellent AV® Preeminent rated reputation within the Southern California legal and business communities. We provide expert advice and representation to public entities and private clients in the areas of government claim representation, business, construction, contract, personal injury, insurance, and general litigation matters. We represent clients ranging in size from small business owners to large public entities and international corporations.


The Attorneys at Rippetoe Law, P.C. have authored many legal articles and are members of several various legal organizations, including the State Bar of California, the Orange County Bar Association, the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel, and the Orange County Women Lawyers Association. We are firmly committed to providing cost-effective and personal legal advocacy and counsel to every client.


In the areas of business and construction, we handle all types of complex litigation, including breach of contract, delay and impact claims, mechanics' liens, stop notices, construction defect and work product claims, and indemnity and insurance issues. The construction claims we have handled for our private and public entity clients have involved projects ranging in size from a single custom home to representing owners or contractors on large public projects such as street improvements, hospitals, train stations, civic centers, and wastewater treatment plants. In addition, we provide general counsel to our clients in the areas of contract review and negotiation. Rippetoe Law, P.C. has an unparalleled success rate in defending our public entity clients in government claims actions, including claims involving dangerous condition, catastrophic injury, premises liability, roadway design, bicycling accidents, and inverse condemnation and flood.

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We have had uncommon success in obtaining early outcomes in favor of our clients in these matters through our effective and aggressive pleading strategies, including the use of summary judgment procedures. We pride ourselves on our ability to aggressively handle significant and complex claims for each of our clients in an efficient and cost-effective fashion, with our clients' personal and financial well-being always being taken into consideration.

Appellate Work

The offices of Rippetoe Law, P.C. has a successful background in appellate work with several published appellate opinions to our credit. The success of Rippetoe Law, P.C.'s appellate practice is built not just upon knowing the facts and law of the particular case, but also upon being able to successfully articulate and develop what the law should be.

Contact Rippetoe Law, P.C. at 949-852-0020 for more information about our Irvine California law firm.

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Rippetoe Law, P.C.
2 Park Plaza, Suite 525
Irvine, CA 92614
Phone: 949-852-0020
Fax: 949-852-0021
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