Richard R. Sooy



Mr. Sooy specializes in the following areas:  business litigation, construction law and construction defect, insurance coverage, insurance litigation / bad faith, professional negligence (architects and engineers), real estate litigation, personal injury, premises liability and product liability. He serves as a judge pro-tem and an arbitrator for the San Diego County Superior Court.  Mr. Sooy also serves and qualifies as an expert witness in insurance coverage litigation.LEGAL LICENSES

  • California (1978)
  • Arizona (1997)


  • B.S., Arizona State University (1970)
  • J.D., McGeorge Law School, University of the Pacific (1978)


AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®

  • A “Top Lawyer in California”, as listed in The Legal Network
  • “Top Attorney of Southern California”, as Selected by Peers in Top Lawyers
  • “Top Lawyer, Best of the Best, Las Vegas”, as published in Vegas, Inc. Magazine
  • “Top Lawyer in San Diego”, as published in San Diego Magazine