Adrian S. Doty, ESQ.

San Diego Divorce & Family Law Attorney

Adrian Doty is a Senior Associate Attorney at Sunnen Law. Mr. Doty began his legal career working as a civil litigation attorney in Los Angeles before moving to the Bay Area in 2014 where he gained complex civil and family law litigation experience working for one of the largest family law firms.

He has experience with a variety of complex Family Law matters, including complex and high-net-worth case matters custody and visitation disputes, contempt and post-judgment enforcement, military-family law issues, and domestic violence restraining orders.

Mr. Doty understands how emotionally difficult family law matters can be, which is why he is dedicated to the efficient management of his client’s cases. While he always works to achieve settlements through negotiation when possible, he aggressively litigates to protect his clients’ interests when necessary.

In 2018, Mr. Doty relocated to San Diego, California with his wife and daughter and has practiced exclusively in Divorce and Family Law.  Mr. Doty received his Bachelor of Arts in 2008 from the University of California, Irvine (UCI) with a major in Criminology, Law & Society.

He also was an athlete on the NCAA Division I Cross Country and Track teams at UCI and a recipient of the Arthur Ashe Sports Scholar Award. Mr. Doty obtained his Juris Doctorate from Southwestern Law School in 2011 in which he participated in the Vancouver Summer Abroad Program and the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) Program.

During his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family, playing basketball, learning how to golf (especially now that he is in San Diego), and watching movies.

State Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of California

Federal Bar Admissions

  • United States District Court, Southern District of California
  • United States District Court, Central District of California

Professional Memberships

  • San Diego County Bar Association
  • San Diego Family Law Bar Association