Attorneys

Rob Owens

B.S. Degree in Business Administration, with honors, 1972, USC

M.B.A. Degree, with honors, 1974, USC

Juris Doctor Degree, 1977, USC, member and an Editor of the Southern California Law Review  

Los Angeles Magazine and Law & Politics Magazine “Super Lawyer” of Southern California, 2007.  

Extensive experience in contract, entertainment, shareholder, and real estate litigation cases. 

Legal practice highlights include taking the depositions of former President Gerald Ford, and former fugitive from justice, Marc Rich, successful results in numerous arbitrations, mediations, court and jury trials, and appeals, including entertainment industry matters, sports-related matters, contract disputes, legal malpractice, and shareholder derivative actions. Read more

 

Linda Gach Ray

B.S. Degree with honors, 1976, UCLA

Juris Doctor Degree, 1979, UCLA, member and an Editor of the UCLA Law Review, having published an article which to this day is cited by California appellate courts.   

Extensive experience in contract, entertainment, shareholder, and real estate litigation cases.

Served on the Los Angeles County Probate Volunteer Panel for more than 20 years, serving as PVP-appointed counsel in numerous cases. 

Legal practice highlights include taking the depositions of former Secretary of State Henry Kissinger and former Deputy Secretary of Defense, Paul Nitze, as well as successful results in numerous litigation and probate matters. read more

 
 

Stephan M. Ray (of counsel)

Education: Steve received his B.A. from UCLA in 1976, where he graduated Summa Cum Laude and was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa and Omicron Delta Epsilon.  Steve received his J.D. from Stanford Law School in 1979, where he was a Member and Associate Editor of the Stanford Law Review.  Steve did two externships while in school.  One was a judicial externship in 1978 for the Honorable Stanley Mosk, Associate Justice of the California Supreme Court, and the other was a political/community externship for U.S. Senator John V. Tunney in 1975-76.

Occupational History:Prior to becoming of counsel to Owens & Gach Ray, Steve practiced for 35 years at the law firm of Stutman, Treister & Glatt P.C., which was recognized throughout the country as a leader in the practice of bankruptcy, reorganization and insolvency law.  While at Stutman, Steve represented debtors, creditors, trustees, receivers, committees, hedge funds, investors and individuals in all kinds of bankruptcy-related matters.  Steve has primarily concentrated his practice in matters that involve litigation over the past 15 years. read more