About JCL Law Firm
Jean-Claude Lapuyade, founder of JCL Law Firm, APC, opened his practice in 2007. Since then, he has recovered more than $30 million in monetary awards for his clients. He focuses his work as a litigator on claims for construction defects, employment law violation cases and unlawful housing practice class-action lawsuits.
Mr. Lapuyade received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Arizona and his law degree from the California Western School of Law. He is licensed to practice in all California state courts, as well as the U.S. District Court’s Central and Southern districts in California. His name was selected for inclusion four-times in Super Lawyers Rising Star, and he has edited articles on complex insurance coverage topics for the consumer attorneys of San Diego’s newsletter, Trial Bar News.
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Making An Impact, Inside And Outside Of The Courtroom
Giving back to the community is a fundamental part of our firm’s legacy. Our attorneys and staff members have supported nonprofit organizations that address low-income housing, homelessness, cancer research, our national park system and others. A percentage of all attorneys’ fees are donated to charities serving the San Diego metro area. Currently, this list includes:
- Alpha Project
- Habitat For Humanity
- National Epilepsy Foundation
- Susan G. Komen – San Diego
- Ronald McDonald House Charities San Diego
- The Cabrillo National Monument Foundation
Our Approach To Representing You
Seeking justice in the form of civil compensation is the focus of our firm. We believe that focusing on the needs of our clients, providing them with one-on-one personal attention and relentlessly seeking the results they need is the best way to bring about an outcome that is truly beneficial to them.
JCL Law Firm, APC can represent you in any of the following situations:
- Employment/labor law violations – including job misclassification, wage and hour disputes or wrongful termination
- Unlawful housing practices, especially for short-term renters
- Construction defect cases, with clients including single-family individual homeowners, homeowners associations representing an entire neighborhood or commercial property owners
Our successful track record is founded on our fixation on results. Our goal is to advocate effectively for you and secure the financial compensation you need to function well going forward.
Learn More About Our Firm
Call our office in Old Town San Diego at 619-826-6975 to arrange an appointment or use our online contact form. We serve clients throughout the metro San Diego area, as well as Mission Valley and San Diego County.