Tira Law APC

1094 Cudahy Place, Suite 112

San Diego, California 92110

Tel:  619.861.2182


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Bar Admissions

  • All California State Courts

  • Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

  • U.S District Court for the Southern District of California

  • U.S District Court for the Central District of California

  • U.S District Court for the Eastern District of California

  • U.S District Court for the Northern District of California


Patrick Tira is a highly skilled attorney with a demonstrated history of resolving business and real property disputes. He has extensive experience in creditor/debtor’s rights, trade secret protection, shareholder disputes, and real estate finance.

Over the past ten years, Mr. Tira gained extensive experience first at the Law Office of E.L. Doheny, V, APC in La Jolla, California and later as a partner with a national law firm largely based in Chicago, Illinois.

Mr. Tira is experienced in all stages of litigation, including motion practice, depositions and other discovery, negotiation, mediation, arbitration, trial, and appeal.  Mr. Tira has recovered millions for his clients in judgments and arbitration awards, in addition to resolving most disputes with demurrers and motions to dismiss.

In addition to his success in the courtroom, Mr. Tira takes pride in assisting businesses and individuals to quickly resolve disputes and avoid litigation through effective sales contracts, purchase agreements, non-disclosure agreements, software license and development agreements, powers of attorney, shareholder agreements, promissory notes and security agreements, easement agreements, and employment contracts.

Professional Affiliations


  • Irish American Bar Association of San Diego, Board of Directors

  • La Jolla Bar Association

  • The Federalist Society

University of San Diego School of Law, 2007

University of San Diego, 2004

  • B.A., Political Science (Catholic Studies)

  • B.B.A., Real Estate Emphasis

  • Summa Cum Laude

  • The Phi Beta Kappa Society