Michael J. Bordy

Michael J. Bordy, a P.L.C.

San Diego, California 92101


Commercial, Contract, Creditor's Rights, Debt, HOA, Intellectual Property, Landlord/Tenant, Licensing, Real Estate, Trade Secrets

AV-Rated Los Angeles, California Lawyer

Committed to quality legal services

Attorney Michael J. Bordy has built his law firm upon a strong tradition of providing California businesses results-oriented and timely solutions. He has 26 years of experience handling a variety of issues in business and corporate law and real estate. He is well known among his peers for his professionalism and ethics, having earned an AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rating by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry.

Resolving complex legal situations takes more than just skill; it also requires diligence, experience and resources. In addition to his Juris Doctorate degree, Michael Bordy’s education pursuant to his Ph.D. in cell biology endowed him with the research skills needed to understand a case’s intricate nuances. Bordy is a transactional attorney, not a litigator or criminal attorney, and works hard to obtain the best possible results for you at the negotiating table.

Michael J. Bordy, A.P.L.C. regularly handles:

Achieving positive results

Michael J. Bordy takes care in reviewing and documenting your business deals and in evaluating your form of business entity, including your articles of incorporation or organization, your bylaws, any shareholder or operating agreement you might need, and whatever else is necessary for your situation. He approaches each matter with careful precision and from multiple angles in order to maximize your success. The firm’s clients challenge us every day, and Michael Bordy takes pride in overcoming those challenges.

Mr. Bordy is AV® Preeminent™ Peer Review Rated by Martindale-Hubbell®, the highest recognition possible in the legal industry, for his professionalism and ethics.


Biographical details

  • Phi Alpha Delta
  • Mellon Foundation Post-Doctoral Fellow
  • Recipient, NIH Pre-Doctoral Scholarship
  • Member, University of Southern California Journal of Law and Environment, 1985-1986
  • Author: “Discerning Novel Treatment from Novelty,” 1985, Cogitations on Law and Government
  • Vice-Chair, National Jewish Law Students Association, 1985-1986
  • Member, Board of Governors, Cedars-Sinai Health Center, 1994—
  • Vice-Chair, Real Estate and Construction Division, 1999
  • Member, Board of Directors, Los Angeles Jewish Federation, 2003


  • California, 1986


  • University of Southern California Gould School of Law, J.D., 1986
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Hygiene and Public Health, Reproductive Biology, Post-Ph.D., 1983
  • University of Kansas, Cell Biology, Ph.D., 1980
  • Hamilton College, B.A., Government, 1974

Associations and memberships

  • Los Angeles County Bar Association (Section: Real Estate; Environmental and Business; Vice-chair, 1997-1998 and Chair, 1998-1999, Real Estate Section)
  • Beverly Hills Bar Association (Chair of Real Estate Law Section, 1999-2000)
  • Board of Governors, Beverly Hills Barristers, 1988-1990
  • Instructor in Real Estate Law; Legal Secretary Training Course; Instructor and Moderator for seminars on real estate financing, loan documents and leasing, Lorman Education Services; Instructor on leasing and buying and selling businesses, Sterling Education Services; Instructor for seminar on Drafting Commercial Real Estate Leases, National Business Institute
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association (Section: Real Estate; Environmental and Business)
  • State Bar of California Bar Association
  • American Bar Association (Section: Real Property; Estates and Trusts; Business Section and Health Care)
  • Board member for Sinai Temple and the current General Counsel for Sinai Temple.
1888 Century Park East, Suite 1500
Los Angeles, CA 90067

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