Member MATTHEW STOHL, a sixteen year attorney, has spent the last eleven years with Balestreri Potocki & Holmes representing property owners, developers, general contractors, design professionals, and subcontractors, in business litigation, construction law, premises liability, contractual disputes, and real estate matters. Mr. Stohl’s practice has included various litigation matters including mechanic’s lien, design professional’s lien, stop notice, payment bond, breach of contract, and Miller Act causes of action. He has represented the firm’s clients in a wide range of matters including:

Professional Affiliations & Honors

California State Bar
U.S. District Courts of California (Southern and Central)
Member, American Bar Association
Member, San Diego County Bar Association
Member, San Diego Defense Lawyers


University of San Diego School of Law (J.D., 2001; Law Review)
Southern Methodist University, Texas (B.A., Political Science & Psychology, 1998)

Publications & Speaking Engagements

Law Review Publication: 35 Akron L. Rev. 251-282 (2002).

Community Interests

Top American, San Diego Rock & Roll Marathon, 2007 (2:27:02) and 2009 (2.28:30)