The Coughlin Law Firm, APC handles real estate disputes, lending disputes, general commercial and business disputes, and bankruptcy litigation matters.

The firm is focused on client service and results. Each matter is unique, and the firm tailors its approach to meet the client’s specific business and litigation goals. From simple real estate or business disputes to complex multi-party litigation, we strive to provide quality legal services in a timely manner at a reasonable cost.

Sean Coughlin, the principal of the firm, has provided effective and efficient representation to individuals and businesses nationwide since 1993. Mr. Coughlin obtained his undergraduate degree in Economics and History at the University of San Diego in 1989, and obtained his law degree at California Western School of Law in 1993. While in law school, Mr. Coughlin served as a judicial extern to the Honorable Louis DeCarl Adler, Bankruptcy Judge for the Southern District of California. Since in practice, Mr. Coughlin has successfully litigated, arbitrated, and tried hundreds of complex disputes in State Court, Federal Court, and Bankruptcy Court.

Top Lawyers of San Diego

Sean Coughlin has been named by San Diego Magazine as one of the Top Lawyers in San Diego in the area of real estate litigation every year since 2013. To formulate its list, San Diego Magazine asked LexisNexis® Martindale-Hubbell®, the company that has long set the standard for peer review ratings, to share its list of local lawyers who have reached the highest levels of ethical standards and professional excellence.