David Bartelstone


(818) 348-1112

David S. Bartelstone has over a decade of experience litigating hundreds of matters involving a broad range of state and federal real estate disputes. David’s real estate litigation experience includes title insurance prosecution and defense of lenders and homeowners, lender liability matters, residential and commercial easement and boundary disputes and unlawful detainers. David has successfully represented dozens of clients, including title insurance companies, title and escrow companies, and private and institutional lenders. His experience includes all facets of civil litigation, including mediation, arbitration, and trial, and David also has a wealth of experience handling of real estate related probate and bankruptcy matters, as well as California state appellate matters. 

Published Opinons:

1538 Cahuenga Partners, LLC v. Turmeko Properties, Inc.
   176 Cal.App.4th 139, 97 Cal.Rptr.3d 552 (2009).

Hansen Ranches v. Sandridge Partners, et al. (5th Dist. 2018)
    22 Cal.App.5th 1020, 232 Cal.Rptr.3d 247

Bar Admissions:


U.S. District Court Central District of California

U.S. District Court Eastern District of California

U.S. District Court Southern District of California

U.S. Court of Claims

U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Cirucuit

United State Supreme Court


Legal: J.D., 2002, University of San Diego.

Undergraduate: B.A., 1999, University of California, Los Angeles.