LAWRENCE W. STIRLING, ESQ.
|Author of Davis-Stirling Act.
While serving in the California Legislature, then Assembly Member Larry
Stirling authored the Davis-Stirling Common Interest Development Act, a
bill sponsored by Professor Katherine Rosenberry. The Act created the
body of law that now governs all community associations in California.
Judicial and Public Service. Larry Stirling has a history of
distinguished service in the public sector. After serving as an
administrative analyst for San Diego's City Manager, he was elected to
the San Diego City Council.
Subsequently, he served four terms as
Assemblyman for the 77th District. His record of achievement led to his election to the State Senator followed by an appointment to the
Bench as a Judge.
Judge Stirling presided over thousands of cases,
both civil and criminal. As a result of his efforts on behalf of Court
unification, Judge Stirling was commended by various state/local bar
associations and, upon his retirement from the bench, by the California
Author. In addition to authoring the Davis-Stirling Act which bears his name and
200 other pieces of legislation, Larry Stirling has authored two books:
Leading at a Higher Level, a book on public administration reform, and
Asked and Answered, a book on practical courtroom evidence.
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Juris Doctorate. Western State University, San Diego, CA
Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, San Diego State University
• Elected to four terms as
Assemblyman for the 77th District
• Elected to State Senate
• Appointed to the Bench and elevated to Superior Court
• Author and Speaker
• Served as an officer in the US Army and commanded a company in Korea
• Served nine
years with the 12th Special Forces, Green Berets
• Directed an academy for non-commissioned officers
• Retired with the rank of Major