30 years experience


• We treat your case as if it is our only case.

• Our commitment to client care and success is unwavering.

• We hold ourselves to the very highest standards of professional excellence.


• California Supreme Court - 1988
• United States District Court Southern - 1988
• United States District Court Central - 1988
• United States District Court Northern - 1988
• United States Court of Appeal, 9th Circuit - 1988

• University of California, Los Angeles - Undergraduate
• University of California, Santa Barbara - Bachelor of Arts
• USD School of Law - Juris Doctorate

• Rated in the Top 4% of all attorneys in the U.S. by Martindale-Hubbell & Lawyers.com - 2012
• Trial Advocacy, Legal Scholarship, Community Leadership, Client Distinction - 2012
• Michaela was named among the Top Lawyers in California - 2014, 2015, 2016,
2017 and 2018
• Michaela received the high accolade of being named a Top 100 Trial Lawyer by the
National Trial Lawyers - 2016, 2017 and 2018

Professional Associations:
• State Bar of California
• San Diego Society for Human Resource Management

Pro Bono Activities:
• Hundreds of pro bono representations since 1988


Ms. Curran has practiced law in Southern California since 1988. Over the course of her career, she has successfully represented clients in a wide variety of legal matters in both state and federal courts. Each of our clients is treated with dignity, respect, and compassion, and all client telephone calls and emails are answered within one (1) business day. Every case is handled promptly, competently, professionally and with the utmost care.

Current Practice Areas:
• Criminal Law - Serious Adult and Juvenile Crimes
• Domestic Violence
• Divorce & Custody - All Matters
• Civil Litigation - Contracts & Employment
• Wills & Trusts


Call for a Free Consultation
Telephone: (858) 242-5617 • Facsimile: (858) 242-5620

Main Office:

La Jolla: 4225 Executive Square Suite 600 La Jolla, California 92037

Our Main Office is conveniently located right off the I-5 Freeway - Take the La Jolla Village Road Exit

Parking is free

Our Other Offices Are Located:

• Downtown San Diego

• Irvine, California

• Downtown Los Angeles, California

• Riverside County, California


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