Richard Foster is an attorney from Seal Beach, California with an extensive background ranging from business litigation to sports law. Aside from law, his other passions include water polo and writing. For more information on Richard Foster, Attorney, be sure to check out his websites.


  • Founder, Attorney

    at The Law Office of Richard J. Foster

    January 2009 - at Present


    General litigation and transactional practice including representation of sports personalities, individuals and business entities. Practice areas include contract negotiation, licensing, unfair competition, employment discrimination, construction and general business disputes.

  • Instructor

    at California State University at Long Beach

    January 2002 - at Present


    Instructor of Sports Law and Ethics in University’s Graduate Program in Sports Management.

  • Attorney

    at Cameron, Pearlson & Foster

    January 2000 - December 2008


    Litigation and transactional practice representing individuals, sports personalities, and business entities in matters involving contracts, licensing, unfair competition, wrongful termination, commercial real property and construction disputes.

  • Attorney

    at Paone Callahan McHolm & Winton

    January 1993 - December 2000


    Partner and head of litigation group. General emphasis in business and real estate litigation. Also handled various construction and sports law matters.

  • Attorney

    at Case, Knowlson, Mobley, Burnett & Luber

    January 1990 - December 1993


    Litigation Partner. General emphasis in business and real estate litigation. Also handled various products liability, premises liability, sports law, and construction matters.

  • Attorney

    at Brobeck, Phleger & Harrison

    January 1985 - December 1990


    Senior litigation associate for large international law firm. Emphasis in business, real estate, sports law, products liability, construction and banking litigation.

  • Attorney

    at Lawler, Felix & Hall

    January 1981 - December 1985


    Associate in second oldest law firm in Los Angeles. General business and real estate litigation practice.


  • Juris Doctorate

    at Loyola Law School

    1979 - 1981 (2 years) California

  • M.P.A., Emphasis in Intergovernmental Relations

    at University of Southern California

    1974 - 1977 (3 years) California

  • BA, Political Science and Rhetorical Theory

    at California State University, Long Beach

    1970 - 1974 (4 years) California

Knowledge and keywords


  • English Native

Followers (41)

Following (74)