Douglas A. Pettit - Pettit Kohn Ingrassia & Lutz PC

Douglas A. Pettit

Listed in Best Lawyers since 2011

Douglas A. Pettit has extensive trial and litigation experience in the areas of civil litigation, business litigation, and professional liability. He has tried over 30 cases in California. His extraordinary record of favorable outcomes and exemplary client service has resulted in recognition by his peers over the years. He was inducted into the American Board of Trial Advocates in 2007 as the youngest member of the San Diego Chapter. He has been selected for inclusion in the San Diego Super Lawyers list every year since 2007 and most recently ranked as one of the Top 10 San Diego Super Lawyers for 2015. Doug has been recognized by every possible “Top Attorney” list for San Diego including “San Diego’s Top Attorneys” by the The Daily Transcript, the San Diego Business Journal’s Inaugural Best of the Bar in 2014, the San Diego Magazine’s Best Lawyers, and Best Lawyers in America. Notably, Best Lawyers in America awarded Doug as Best Lawyer’s 2015 San Diego Legal Malpractice Lawyer of the Year. Doug is also a Fellow of the American Bar Foundation, an honor limited to one third of one percent of the lawyers in America.

Doug was born in New Cumberland, West Virginia, and attended Bethany College in Bethany, West Virginia, where he graduated summa cum laude with a major in Economics and a minor in English. He then obtained his Juris Doctor degree from Washington & Lee University School of Law in Lexington, Virginia. He has been licensed to practice law in the State of California since 1992. Doug has achieved Martindale-Hubbell’s highest rating for legal ability and ethical standards.

Bethany CollegeBA 1989Washington and Lee UniversityJ.D. 1992
ABA Lawyer's Professional Liability ConsortiumABA Legal Malpractice CommitteeAmerican Board of Trial AdvocatesAssociation of Business Trial Lawyers of San DiegoMillion Dollar Advocates ForumThe Fellows of the American Bar FoundationAmerican Inns of Court, J. Clifford Wallace ChapterAmerican Inns of Court, Louis M. Welsh Chapter

Office Location

11622 El Camino Real, Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92130
United States

Lawyer of the Year Awards

2015 Lawyer of the Year in Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants of the San Diego Metro Area
Douglas A. Pettit has earned a Lawyer of the Year award for 2015!

Practice Areas

Legal Malpractice Law - Defendants

Other Information

Gender: Male