DeAnn Flores Chase has been practicing law for nearly 20 years and founded South Bay Business Lawyers in 2007 (changing the firm’s name to Chase Law Group in 2015) with a mission of working with entrepreneurs, business owners, and professionals to create a strong legal foundation for their businesses.
She spent the first ten years of her career defending small and medium-sized businesses in complex litigation matters in virtually every courthouse throughout Southern California. With her years of experience litigating business disputes, DeAnn brings a wealth of knowledge and a unique perspective to advise entrepreneurs, business owners and professionals on the appropriate structure for their business, and in many cases, advise on the process of moving from a sole proprietor or general partnership to a Corporation or a Limited Liability Company (LLC). She specializes in the creation of comprehensive and customized legal structures and contracts, ensuring her client’s interests are suitably protected.
DeAnn has been recognized for her commitment to businesses and her local community. For the past three years in a row, the Firm has been recognized as Trusted Advisors by Southbay Magazine. In 2010, she received the “Woman of Entrepreneurship” award from Comerica Bank and the Los Angeles Lakers, and recognition from the Manhattan Beach City Council for her service to the community. DeAnn served as Chair of the Board of Directors for the Manhattan Beach Chamber of Commerce in 2012-2013, and recently completed her third term as President of the Manhattan Beach Kiwanis Club, where she was the first female president since its inception in 1956. DeAnn is a frequent speaker for business and entrepreneurial associations on legal issues affecting the business community.
DeAnn earned her law degree from Southwestern University School of Law in 1996, and her bachelor’s degree from the University of California, Berkeley in 1993. She is a member of Benjamin Aranda Inns of Court, the Los Angeles County Bar Association and the South Bay Bar Association.
DeAnn resides in Manhattan Beach, California with her husband and two beautiful children.follow DeAnn Flores Chase on