Colin A. Northcutt

Probate Law, Real Estate Law and Civil Litigation

Colin A. Northcutt

Colin Northcutt is an associate in Lester & Cantrell’s litigation department. His practice involves trust and probate disputes, business disputes, real estate disputes, and defense of professionals in disputes arising from their practices. His clients include high net worth individuals, companies, real estate developers, commercial property owners, and law firms.

Colin has experience in all aspects of litigation in federal and state courts, including discovery, law and motion, trial, post-trial law and motion, and appeal.

Bar Admissions

California, 2007
Massachusetts, 2007
U.S. District Court Central District of California, 2008

Notable Matters

  • Obtained dismissals on the pleadings for global real estate law firm sued in class action lawsuits claiming, collectively, over $85 million in damages.
  • Ruling affirmed by Court of Appeal in published decision.


Pepperdine University School of Law, Malibu, California
LL.M – 2005
Dispute Resolution
Boston University School of Law, Boston, Massachusetts
J.D. – 2004
Law Journal: International Law Journal

Boston University, Boston
M.B.A. – 2004

University of California, San Diego
B.A. – 2000
Major: Philosophy

Professional Associations and Memberships

Riverside County Bar Association
San Bernardino County Bar Association

Areas of Practice

  • Trust and Estate Litigation 25%
  • Real Estate Law 25%
  • Business Law 25%
  • Legal Malpractice 25%

Where to Find Us

Riverside Office

Newport Beach Office

Riverside Office: 1700 Iowa Ave Suite 200, Riverside, CA 92507. Get Directions.

Newport Beach Office: 3101 West Coast Highway, Suite 307, Newport Beach, CA 92663. Get Directions.