3800 Highland Avenue
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Doll Amir & Eley, LLP
Doll Amir & Eley LLP is a boutique law firm focusing on commercial, intellectual property, and entertainment litigation. Our commitment to client service is unwavering. We approach all litigation with the view that the best defense is a powerful offense. Our clients' goals are our goals.
Doll Amir & Eley (DAE) is a litigation firm with offices located in downtown Los Angeles and Manhattan Beach. The firm represents a wide range of public and private companies, as well as independent film and television producers, artists, athletes, real estate developers, and venture capitalists.
DAE’s attorneys aim to provide proactive advice. As counselors, the attorneys regularly assist clients in identifying areas of potential liability, advising them of likely outcomes and consequences, and working side by side with clients to develop strategies and creative solutions to minimize or avoid risk.
DAE’s attorneys have successfully represented clients in all phases of litigation, including federal and state jury trials, bench trials and arbitration proceedings. DAE’s track record of obtaining favorable verdicts and decisions against the nation’s largest law firms has made it an attractive option for large and small businesses seeking highly competent and cost-effective representation. DAE’s attorneys always endeavor to provide an aggressive, yet well-reasoned, approach to litigation. As courtroom advocates, the firm’s members are mindful of the privilege to serve as the client’s voice, and strive to adhere to the highest level of professionalism that clients expect. From research to writing to oral advocacy, DAE’s attorneys draw not only from a wealth of courtroom experience, but also from the highest level of training from the best law firms in the country.
The members of DAE share a common goal: to cultivate long-term partnerships with clients by consistently delivering legal excellence, reliable service, open communication, and positive results. The firm was founded in 2004 so that its partners would have the freedom and flexibility to develop existing client relationships and explore new ones. In furtherance of that goal, DAE’s attorneys are committed to hands-on involvement in all matters, and encourage clients to play an active role in all phases of litigation. By engaging clients in the process, DAE gains valuable insight into their needs. This understanding serves as the basis for developing a strategy designed to bring about the desired result, not just in the instant case, but also with a view toward matters that may arise in the future.
DAE, whose founding members come from diverse cultural and ethnic backgrounds, embraces and encourages diversity in the workplace. We strongly believe that embracing individual uniqueness brings creativity and vitality to our environment. We are proud of our team, and we continue to expand with a focus on recruiting diverse employees. We are committed to providing an environment of fairness and equitable treatment of everyone, regardless of race, religion, color or creed.
317 Rosecrans Ave, Suite 100
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
Tobin D. Ellis
Tobin D. Ellis focuses his practice on complex personal injury, wrongful death litigation, and a variety of other civil matters. He represents clients throughout the state who have been harmed by the negligence of others in motor vehicle collisions, construction site accidents, defective products, nursing home abuse, premises liability and medical malpractice. During his career, Mr. Ellis has also handled complex business litigation and insurance bad faith cases.
Mr. Ellis attended the University of California, Santa Barbara, where he received a Bachelor of Arts in 1996. He then pursued his legal studies at Pepperdine University School of Law in Malibu and was awarded his Juris Doctor in 1999. After graduation, Mr. Ellis joined a large firm, where he provided defense counsel to corporations, insurers and their clients who were being sued for negligence.
In 2004, he focused his practice and dedicated his energy to representing plaintiffs. The experience that he previously obtained has helped him to anticipate the types of defense strategies that he now faces. Admitted to practice in California, Mr. Ellis is also admitted to practice before the Federal District Courts in Northern Texas and New Mexico. In 2007 he became a member of the bar of the United States Supreme Court.
Highly regarded by his peers, Mr. Ellis is frequently asked to speak to groups of fellow attorneys about developments in the ever changing law that affects the legal rights of Californians. He has been named a Super Lawyer, a Top 100 National Trial Lawyer, and has a rating of 10.0 on Avvo. He sits on the Board of Governors for the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles and previously did for the Consumer Attorneys of California.
Santo J. Riccobono
Santo Riccobono is a caring and dedicated advocate with proven experience in serious personal injury cases. Santo is truly committed to his clients, thriving on the fast paced, competitive world of litigation when it comes to pursuing the best outcomes for them. Santo strives to secure maximum compensation for clients in matters involving catastrophic personal injury litigation. He has experience in navigating wrongful death claims, traumatic brain injury cases, products liability suits, mass torts, and medical malpractice litigation.
Santo’s excellent reputation in the legal community is demonstrated by his designation as a Southern California Rising Star by Super Lawyers Magazine, a designation held by only 2.5% of California attorneys. He also holds a 10/10 rating from Avvo, an independent rating service for attorneys.
Santo is a leader in the trial bar as well. He is a co-founder of the Downtown Los Angeles Bar Association as well as a member of the Board of Governors for the Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC) and a member of the Board of Directors for the Ventura County Trial Lawyers Association.
Prior to representing plaintiffs exclusively, Santo worked at one of the largest defense firms in Southern California where he litigated a variety of cases including those involving toxic torts, catastrophic injury, general liability, and construction defect on behalf of Fortune 500 companies. While there, Santo was a mentor to younger associates and law clerks and was a member of the recruiting committee.
Santo has always been a competitor, starting from a young age as he studied Tang Soo Do, a Korean marital art. By age 17, he was the youngest master in the country! Santo was recruiting to play football in college choosing to play at Cal Poly San Luis Obispo’s division I-AA program because of the school’s excellent academic reputation.
The Ryan Law Group
317 Rosecrans Ave,
Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
The Ryan Law Group
At Ryan Law, a dedicated legal team will be your trusted advocates for justice. Our approach is aggressive, creative and efficient.
Andrew T. Ryan, Esq. is the founding and managing attorney of The Ryan Law Group, A Professional Corporation. Mr. Ryan earned his B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley and his J.D. from the Loyola Law School, Los Angeles.
Mr. Ryan is a seasoned personal injury attorney with a track record of success. He fights aggressively for the rights of his clients from the beginning, ensuring the positive outcomes his clients have come to expect from him. Andrew Ryan has a variety of experience with catastrophic injury (including traumatic brain injuries and quadriplegia), emotional distress and psychological injuries and product liability. Mr. Ryan also handles consumer class actions and employment litigation.
Andrew T. Ryan’s accomplishments also have been recognized by the legal community. From 2012-2014, he was named as Super Lawyer Rising Star for Southern California and in both 2015 and 2016, he was honored to be included as a Super Lawyer; a distinction reserved for the top 5% of attorneys in California. Additionally, Mr. Ryan is a member of the Million Dollar Advocate Club, a prestigious organization for trial lawyers. Membership is limited to lawyers who have recovered over a million dollars for their clients. Less than 1% of attorneys in the United States are members. He has been nominated as a top 3 finalist for the 2015 “Street Fighter of the Year” award presented by the Consumer Attorneys of California for his trial work.
Mr. Ryan has tried numerous cases before a jury, achieving impressive results. In 2015, he won one of the largest verdicts in Orange County for medical malpractice. In 2010, Mr. Ryan was a member of a trial team that earned a “Top 10 Verdict” in California by the esteemed legal publication, the Daily Journal of Los Angeles. Mr. Ryan won a jury verdict in 2015 that was recognized as one of the “Top 100” highest verdicts in California over all areas of law.
Andrew T. Ryan has appeared on top tier media outlets such as Fox News Los Angeles, KCBS, KTLA and KCAL. He has been quoted in the Los Angeles Times, The Huffington Post, The Daily Mail, the Daily Breeze, and several other publications. His cases have been featured on the Cavuto Report on Fox News, CNN, the Huffington Post, A Current Affair, ABC News, NBC News, Univision 34, the Hollywood Reporter, and Deadline.
A well-known speaker on the topic of catastrophic injuries, Mr. Ryan is regularly asked to present on the topic. Speaking engagements include the National Institution of Sports Concussion Medicine in Los Angeles and Atlanta, a continuing medical education provider for physicians, where he discussed the legal aspects of brain injuries.