Sheppard-Uziel Law Firm
Representing Clients In San Francisco
And Throughout The Bay Area
Stephen J. Sherman




Stephen Sherman is a Senior Attorney at Sheppard-Uziel Law Firm and an experienced litigation and transactional attorney, who, since 1989, has emphasized the practice of real estate law, landlord-tenant law, local rent control law, commercial law, tort law and general civil/criminal law.

Stephen represents clients in a wide variety of real estate related matters, including disputes over ownership, commercial and residential lease disputes, real estate fraud and non-disclosure litigation, homeowner association disputes, unlawful detainer litigation, wrongful eviction litigation, breach of contract litigation, hearings before the Rent Boards of San Francisco, Oakland and Berkeley, helping clients with commercial/business matters, and tort claims (both prosecution of claims and defense of parties in such claims).

Before joining Sheppard-Uziel Law Firm, Stephen spent over a decade as an associate attorney with Woo & Associates, a San Francisco real estate litigation firm, and two and a half years as an associate attorney at Sedgwick, Detert, Moran and Arnold, an established commercial and business law firm.

Stephen received his law degree from the University of California Davis in 1989, where he was a staff editor of the Law Review. Stephen was admitted to the State Bar of California in 1989. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of San Francisco in 1986, where he graduated cum laude.

Current Employment Position​

  • Senior Attorney

Areas Of Practice

  • Real Estate Law
  • Landlord-Tenant Law
  • Local Rent Control Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Tort Law
  • Civil/Criminal Law

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1989


  • University of California at Davis School of Law, Davis, California
    • University of San Fransisco
      • B.A., Bachelor of Arts - 1986
      • Honors: cum laude

    Past Employment Positions

    • Woo & Associates, Associate Attorney
    • Sedgwick, Detert, Moran, and Arnold, Associate Attorney