Dan Kehr

Kehr Law

Young Attorneys 2011: Practicing 6-7 years

San Diego business lawyer Dan W. Kehr possesses broad and substantial experience in nearly every area of business, corporate, contract, intellectual property, tax and real estate law matters. Well-versed in business law, tax law, real estate law, and estate planning, Kehr is proficient in handling both corporate and personal legal needs in one office. Focusing and developing his experience in business and corporate law, Kehr has become an irreplaceable asset to the entrepreneurs, businesses and large corporations Kehr Law represents. 

Kehr represents numerous clients ranging from simple startup ventures and emerging companies to large corporations with up to 5,000 employees, as well as entities restructuring their business operations to gain greater tax advantaged structures. Counseling clients through various business and contract law matters throughout his legal career, Kehr has cultivated extensive experience in complex business, estate and real estate transactional matters, as well as in disputes, collection matters and lawsuits.

Kehr is a practicing attorney, a licensed California Real Estate broker, a WealthCounsel estate planning member, a published author, and an entrepreneur himself, starting his first business at 8 years old. His most recent published works include a technology article titled “Stepping up to Tech” in <I>San Diego Lawyer Magazine</I>’s March/April edition, and “Small Firms, Big Impact” in the magazine’s September/October 2010 edition.

Kehr is an avid golfer whose golf team is 2010 and 2011 champion of the San Diego County Bar Association’s Annual Golf Tournament.

Kehr grew up in Huntington Beach, Calif., before attending and receiving his bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Los Angeles. As an NCAA intercollegiate baseball athlete, Kehr was honored with 11 awards for academic achievement as a student athlete. He earned his J.D. from California Western School of Law.

Kehr is the co-chairman of the San Diego County Bar Association’s Law Practice Management and Marketing Section. He was the chairman for 2010 and 2011, and was recently re-elected as co-chairman for 2012.



The Daily Transcript congratulates Young Attorneys 2011

This is the culmination of a peer nominating process that asked San Diego County lawyers to name the best young attorneys in San Diego County who are: Hard-Working & Detail-Oriented, Knowledgeable & Enthusiastic, Ethical & Professional, and Committed to Furthering the Interests of Justice in Society.

Young Attorneys 2011 Finalists


Oleg Cross

Cross Law Group

Andrew Haden

United States Attorney’s Office

Anna Romanskaya

Stark & D'Ambrosio LLP

Practicing 1-2 years

Andrew Botros

Law Office of James D. Scott

Andrew Custer

Foley & Lardner LLP

Melissa Deleon

Deleon Law

Francis DiGiacco

Robbins Geller Rudman & Dowd LLP

Brittanie McCloskey

Law Offices of Daniel Grunbaum

JP Roach

Hughes Marino

Joe Villaseñor

Legal Aid Society of San Diego, Inc.

Practicing 3-5 years

Amanda Allen

Hecht Solberg Robinson Goldberg & Bagley LLP

Alissa Bjerkhoel

California Innocence Project, California Western School of Law

Theresa Bowen

Carpenter Zuckerman & Rowley LLP

Jenny Bratt


Laura Buckley

Higgs, Fletcher & Mack

Robert Chambers, II

McClellan Law Firm

William Concidine

East Village Law Group

Craig Countryman

Fish & Richardson

AnneElise Goetz

Higgs, Fletcher & Mack

Catherine Hanna

Sullivan Hill Lewin Rez & Engel

Ryan Harris

Harris Personal Injury Lawyers

Sondra Levine

UTC Aerospace Systems

Jenna Leyton

Pettit Kohn Ingrassia & Lutz

Joseph McMullen

Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek

Julie Park

Morrison & Foerster

Matthew Riopelle

Foley & Lardner LLP

Kristin Rizzo

Rizzo Law Firm

Jason Ross

Higgs, Fletcher & Mack LLP

Andrea Russell

Kirby Noonan Lance & Hoge LLP

Puja Sachdev

Sachdev Legal Group APC

Michelle Schill

Martinez & Schill LLP

Kirsten Solberg

Luce, Forward, Hamilton & Scripps LLP

Tyler Theobald

Paul, Plevin, Sullivan & Connaughton

Robert Williams


Practicing 6-7 years

Alyson Amerson

Doyle Lowther LLP

Ilona Antonyan

The Law Office of Ilona Antonyan, APC

Jimmy Cheng


Bibianne Fell

Fleming & Fell PC

Ariel Javier

Law Office of Ariel A. Javier

Dan Kehr

Kehr Law

Brooke Kim


Chris Lawson

San Diego District Attorney's Office

Kate Mangan

Mayer Mangan

Megan Mazza

Allen Matkins

Ashley Palmer

Robbins Umeda LLP

Rachel Scatizzi

Seltzer Caplan McMahon Vitek

Brett Schreiber

Thorsnes Bartolotta McGuire

Jason Sheinberg

San Diego Law Firm

Sean Stapleton

Alere Inc.

Devin Storey

The Zalkin Law Firm PC

David Zachry

Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch LLP

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Important Dates

Nominations Open: September 14
Nominations Close: October 26
Nominees Announced: November 2
Finalists Notified: November 4
Sponsorship/Advertising: December 13
Publication Date: December 21


Past Events

Young Attorneys reception

Transcript reporter Doug Sherwin talks to Nadia P. Bermudez of the Brown Law Group LLP at the 2007 Young Attorneys reception.