Contact Info

  • Name: Michael Sullivan
  • Position: Co-Founder & Partner
  • Phone: (858) 566-7600

Practice Areas

    • Business & Real Estate Litigation
    • Construction Defects
    • Product Defects
    • Insurance Defense
    • Personal Injury
    • Intellectual Property Litigation

Michael Sullivan


Michael Sullivan a co-founder of the law firm of Morris, Sullivan, Lemkul & Turtzo LLP in 2001, is currently of counsel to Morris, Sullivan, Lemkul & Turtzo LLP. His practice areas include business and real estate litigation, construction defect, product defect, insurance defense, personal injury, and intellectual property litigation. A past partner in the law firm of Wingert, Grebing, Brubaker & Ryan, Mr. Sullivan has extensive practice experience in mass tort multi-state litigation for manufacturers and distributors of consumer goods. Product specialties include plastics, construction building materials, construction hardware and medical supplies/equipment. He has represented developers and general contractors throughout California and Hawaii involving claims of breach of contract, construction injury and construction defect litigation. Michael Sullivan earned a Bachelor of Science in Business at San Diego State University. He obtained his Juris Doctor Degree from the University Of San Diego School Of Law in 1988. Mr. Sullivan is a member of the Hawaii State Bar and the Federal District Court in Hawaii. Mr. Sullivan is currently licensed to practice law in the State of Hawaii.


  • University of Ottawa, Faculty of Law, Ottawa, Ontario
    • LL.B. - 1980

Bar Admission

  • California
  • Hawaii

Professional Associations

  • California State Bar, Member
  • Hawaii State Bar
  • Federal District Court in California
  • Federal District Court in Hawaii
  • American Bar Association
  • San Diego Defense Lawyers
  • Risk and Insurance Management Society

Current Position

  • Co-Founder & Partner