Steven C. Rice
Senior Attorney / Long Beach
Steve has been a civil litigator for over 30 years and is an experienced trial lawyer, handling innumerable jury trials to verdict, several of which resulted in his clients recovering more than $1 million. He has served as lead appellate counsel in a number of complex matters, including briefing and oral argument. Steve’s cases involve many areas of civil litigation, and he has been designated by other attorneys as an expert witness in the fields of insurance defense and civil litigation. His areas of expertise include employment litigation (Title VII, DFEH, EEOC); tort and contract law; class actions, maritime and aviation law; business torts and unfair trade; and punitive damage issues. Steve has also served as a discovery referee, and as a Judge Pro Tem.
Steve is a member of the State Bar of California, the Los Angeles County Bar Association; and the Long Beach Bar Association.
Steven C. Rice received his Juris Doctor from University of California, Davis, School of Law. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Government (Cum Laude) from Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts.