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Ted R. Gropman

Ted R. Gropman


Los Angeles, CA
Phone: 213.928.9812    Fax: 213.928.9850

Orange County, CA
Phone: 949.567.3500    Fax: 949.863.0151

Silicon Valley, CA
Phone: 650.802.3600    Fax: 650.802.3650


Best Lawyers

Listed in The Best Lawyers in America for construction law every year since 2010; named "Lawyer of the Year" for construction law in 2018 and for construction litigation in Los Angeles in 2014

Super Lawyers

Selected for inclusion on the Southern California Super Lawyers list every year since 2007

Chambers USA

Recognized as a leading construction lawyer

Legal 500

Recommended for construction in the 2016 edition of The Legal 500 United States

Robert B. Flaig Outstanding Construction Lawyer Award

2017 recipient of the Los Angeles County Bar Association’s Robert B. Flaig Outstanding Construction Lawyer Award


  • J.D., University of West Los Angeles School of Law, 1980, member, UWLA Law Review
  • B.A., Sonoma State College, 1973

Bar Admissions

  • California

Practice Areas

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