About the Firm

Contact Griswold Law at
(858) 481-1300 or rgriswold@griswoldlawsandiego.com

Services

Griswold Law focuses on receiverships. Attorney Richardson “Red” Griswold is commonly appointed by California courts as a Receiver or Partition Referee. He acts as a health and safety receiver, rents and profits receiver, post-judgment receiver and partition referee. In addition, Mr. Griswold represents classes of individuals on a limited basis in class action matters.

Experience

Prior to founding Griswold Law, Mr. Griswold sharpened his legal skills at several Southern California law firms focusing on real estate law, employment law and business litigation, as well as in the legal departments of the San Diego Padres and The Upper Deck Company.  He also previously served as Vice President of a commercial and residential property management company, at the time ranked 15th largest in the state of California.

Education and Membership

Mr. Griswold is a member of the California State Bar and licensed to practice law in all California state courts, as well as the United States District Courts in the Southern District, Central District, and Eastern District of California.  Mr. Griswold earned his undergraduate degree from the University of California, Davis and his law degree, magna cum laude, from California Western School of Law in San Diego.  Mr. Griswold is also a licensed California Real Estate Broker.

Mr. Griswold is a 2016-2017 Board Member and Officer of the California Receivers Forum.  He is also a Board Member and Officer of the San Diego chapter of the California Receivers Forum (San Diego Receivers Forum).

Mr. Griswold is an active member of the San Diego Hoarding Collaborative (SDHC), as well as a member of the San Diego affiliate of the National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI).

Pro Bono and Volunteer Efforts

Mr. Griswold volunteers with the Juvenile Court Book Club (JCBC) in San Diego, which is a group of volunteers that facilitate and participate in a monthly book club with teenage boys in juvenile hall.

Mr. Griswold is also a classroom presenter for the Mock Trial Video Presentation Program at elementary schools across San Diego County through the San Diego County Bar Association’s Children At Risk Committee.

Further, Mr. Griswold volunteers with the California Innocence Project by reviewing prison inmate files to investigate claims of innocence.

Firm News and Case Results

 

Below is a compilation of news and results from recent years at Griswold Law

 

2016

November 2016: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by San Diego County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in Pacific Beach-San Diego, California

November 2016: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Riverside County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in Coachella, California

October 2016: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by San Diego County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in Solana Beach, California

September 2016: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Partition Referee to Oversee Sale of a Single-Family Residential Property in Westminster, California

August 2016: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by San Diego County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee/Develop/Liquidate Partially-Completed 22-Home Residential Development Due to Developer Partnership Dispute in Lemon Grove, California

July 2016: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by San Diego County Superior Court as Rents & Profits Receiver to Oversee Management of Single-Family Residential Property Pending Foreclosure in Oceanside, California

July 2016: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by San Diego County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in San Diego, California

June 2016: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by San Diego County Superior Court as Partition Referee to Oversee Sale of a Single-Family Residential Property in San Diego, California

May 2016: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Los Angeles County Superior Court as Partition Referee to Oversee Sale of an Apartment Building in Los Angeles, California and unimproved land in Desert Hot Springs, California

May 2016: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in Garden Grove, California

April 2016: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by San Diego County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in San Diego, California

March 2016: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Shasta County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of 59-unit Motel property in Redding, California

2015

December 2015: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by San Diego County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in San Diego, California

November 2015: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in Garden Grove, California

October 2015: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in Fullerton, California

August 2015: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by San Diego County Superior Court as Partition Referee to Oversee Sale of Single-Family Residential Property in Lemon Grove, California

June 2015: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Imperial County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of 8-Unit Apartment Building in El Centro, California

June 2015: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by San Diego County Superior Court as Partition Referee to Oversee the Sale of Single-Family Residential Property in El Cajon, California

June 2015: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Two Commercial Lots in Garden Grove, California

April 2015: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in Costa Mesa, California

April 2015: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Los Angeles County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in Whittier, California

February 2015: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Los Angeles County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in Whittier, California

February 2015: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Santa Clara County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in Los Altos, California

February 2015: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Imperial County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in El Centro, California

January 2015: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by San Bernardino County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in Highland, California

2014

November 2014: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Del Norte County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Motel in Crescent City, California

October 2014: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Glenn County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Three Single-Family Residential Properties in Willows, California

September 2014: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in Fullerton, California

September 2014: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Santa Clara County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in Sunnyvale, California

September 2014: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Riverside County Superior Court as Partition Referee to Coordinate Court-Ordered Sale of Residential Property in Corona, California

August 2014: Richardson “Red” Griswold acts as Moderator and Panel Speaker at the California Receivers Forum – San Diego Chapter’s CLE-Approved Program entitled, “Not Just Rents & Profits: Judgment Collection, Business/Family Disputes and Other Uses of Receivers,” alongside Panel Speaker Honorable Eddie C. Sturgeon of the San Diego County Superior Court

August 2014: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Partition Referee to Coordinate Court-Ordered Sale of Residential Property in Garden Grove, California

August 2014: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Los Angeles County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in City of Lakewood

July 2014: Richardson “Red” Griswold is Appointed by Los Angeles County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in City of South Pasadena

June 2014: Attorney Richardson Griswold Presents Mock Trial Video Presentation to 5th Graders at San Diego County Elementary School in Conjunction with San Diego County Bar Association’s Children At Risk Committee

May 2014: Richardson Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Gated Community Single-Family Residential Property in City of Irvine

April 2014: Attorney Richardson Griswold Wins Four-Day Civil Trial in San Diego County Superior Court on Behalf of Client in Commercial Business Dispute

April 2014: Richardson Griswold is Appointed by San Diego County Superior Court as Post-Judgment Receiver related to Judgment Debtor’s Intellectual Property

Spring 2014: Richardson Griswold Acted as Assistant Receiver in Los Angeles County Superior Court Rents & Profits Receivership for 14-unit Commercial Building in Burbank, California

March 2014: Richardson Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in City of La Habra

February 2014: Richardson Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in City of Buena park

January 2014: Richardson Griswold Voted onto 2014 Board of Directors of California Receivers Forum – San Diego Chapter

2013

November 2013: Attorney Richardson Griswold successfully argued before the California Court of Appeal, Fourth District, Division One. His client’s judgment was affirmed in full and the Court of Appeal ordered that the opposing party pay for Mr. Griswold’s client’s costs.

November 2013: Richardson Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Partition Referee to Coordinate Sale of Multi-Million Dollar Real Property in Coastal Orange County, California

August 2013: Successfully Resolved Employment Dispute in Favor of Employee Client, Obtaining $100,000.00 Settlement

August 2013: Richardson Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in City of La Habra

July 2013: Griswold Law filed a unique class action lawsuit on behalf of San Diego area residents who resided at illegally-operated motels in violation of California’s landlord-tenant laws.

June 2013: Richardson Griswold is Appointed by Los Angeles County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in City of Whittier

2013

November 2012: Successfully Obtained Conditional Class Certification of Ongoing Nationwide FLSA Employment/Wage & Hour Class Action

November 2012: Richardson Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in City of Westminster

August 2012: Richardson Griswold is Appointed by Los Angeles County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Single-Family Residential Property in City of South Pasadena

July 2012: Richardson Griswold is Appointed by Orange County Superior Court as Receiver to Oversee Rehabilitation and Management of Residential Apartment Building in City of La Habra

For a free consultation, please contact Griswold Law today.

Griswold Law, APC

444 S.Cedros Avenue, Suite 250
Solana Beach, CA 92075

T: (858) 481-1300
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