Attorneys

 

Eric W. Ching, Esq.

 

Eric W. Ching is an attorney that practices real estate law and business law. Mr. Ching started his career vastly different than other attorneys. Since graduating and passing the bar, Mr. Ching has worked as an associate litigation associate handling various real estate litigation matters. Even before reaching his six month of practicing law, Mr. Ching was selected to second-chair a complex real estate trial in Los Angeles representing and defending a multinational escrow/title company against a multimillion dollar lawsuit. After a hung jury, this case eventually settled for a favorable amount for the client.

 

Since then, Mr. Ching has handled two complex arbitrations: one representing a multimillion dollar real estate  investment and management company. The other representing an international business company dispute which resulted in a $4.85 million settlement.

 

So far in Mr. Ching's career, Mr. Ching has negotiated and settled several lawsuits for a total of more than $500 million. Mr. Ching currently represents small business and real estate investors on various transactional issues. He works with many small private real estate landlords on landlord-tenant issues.

 

Mr. Ching is an active member of San Diego's community. He is a board member of Taiwanese American Professionals of San Diego; a board member of San Diego Chinese Attorney's Association; and a member of the San Diego County Bar Association. Mr. Ching actively participates in the local community by hosting informational seminars on real estate investment, landlord-tenant law, and business law.

 

Professional Affiliations:

 

San Diego County Bar Association

Taiwanese American Professionals of San Diego

Pan Asian Lawyers of San Diego

San Diego Chinese Attorneys Association

Professional Licenses

State Bar of California Bar No. 292357

California Bureau of Real Estate No. 01976392

Recent Victories / Settlements

 

2015: $4.85 million dollar settlement involving an international business dispute in favor of client

 

2015: Favorable Arbitration ruling involving business dispute - negotiations for settlement pending

 

2014: $250,000 dollar settlement involving legal malpractice dispute in favor of client

 

2014: $4.00 million dollar settlement involving aviation accident in favor of client

 

2013: Favorable jury verdict involving real estate dispute - settlement for $800,000 in favor of client

David Seto

 

David Seto is an attorney practicing estate planning, probate, and bankruptcy and debt. Mr. Seto started his career with a different perspective than other attorneys. He worked first as a scientist learning attention to detail and how to use technology to deliver better results in less time and money. He also learned how to explain complex matters in plain English.

 

After graduating and passing the bar, he represented clients in court in various matters including estate planning, probate, business disputes, and bankruptcy. Mr. Seto litigated and negotiated cases worth $1,000,000 and wiped out $100,000s of debts.

 

Mr. Seto realizes that many people who need legal advice also need to work during the week. He offers consultations after work hours or on the weekends to be available to clients when it is convenient for them.

 

Mr. Seto is an active member of San Diego’s community. He is a member of the San Diego County Bar Association, a member of the editorial board on the County Bar Magazine and a board member of the San Diego Chinese Attorney Association. He volunteers to provide his time and advice on a variety of legal issues at neighborhood legal clinics.

 

Professional Affiliations:

 

San Diego County Bar Association

County Bar Magazine

San Diego Chinese Attorneys Association

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