Redefining Full Service.

Shulman Bastian Friedman & Bui LLP is a California-based business law firm where full service is not just a slogan, it is a comprehensive approach to the practice of law that has yielded results for numerous businesses and individuals. Our attorneys are prepared to handle the full range of legal problems you may face, from routine transactions to urgent legal crises.

Leonard M. Shulman
Managing Partner

James C. Bastian, Jr.
Co-Managing Partner

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Our Attorneys

Shulman Bastian Friedman & Bui LLP

You should not have to search for the right law firm every time a legal problem arises. The right law firm is equipped to address all of your legal needs. For businesses and individuals throughout California and the United States, we are that law firm.

We take a direct and personal interest in our clients’ cases, working with them personally to chart a course to a successful outcome. As our client, you will never have to wonder who is working on your case and how to get in touch with your attorney. Personal, attentive service is a hallmark of our practice.

Our Attorneys

Invested In Your Success

We are not only knowledgeable in the law, but also sensitive to the ground-floor realities successful individuals and business owners face every day. Our attorneys recognize the need for achieving your legal goals in a cost-effective manner. Our legal strategies are tailored to the needs of each client. We apply our proven methods to a broad range of issues in the following general categories:

  • Litigation: We are trial lawyers. Our litigation attorneys have a rich history of success achieving results at the negotiating table and in courtrooms throughout California and the United States.
  • Bankruptcy: We started as a bankruptcy firm. Our lawyers have extensive experience helping businesses with insolvency issues and guiding them through Chapter 7 and Chapter 11 bankruptcies and out-of-court solutions.
  • Transactions: A transaction done well secures your interests and prevents problems from arising in the future. We handle every transaction with acute attention to detail.

Full-Service Business Advocates

Our Practice Areas


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Bankruptcy Estate Sales

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Previous Cases

Over $9 Million Awarded

In March 2013, after a trial lasting nearly five months, the Orange County Superior Court awarded over $9 million in damages to Shulman Bastian Friedman & Bui LLP client, Genutec Business Solutions, Inc.

Victory At Trial

SHULMAN BASTIAN FRIEDMAN & BUI LLP obtained a significant victory at trial representing the Chapter 7 trustee for the bankruptcy estate of In re Transact, Inc., Case No. 8:07-11443-ES,
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Our Community Focus

We give back to the community through our partnerships with 8 non-profit and community organizations in California.

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