About Us

About Us

Law Offices of Esteban L. Valenzuela Law Offices of Esteban L. Valenzuela & Associates in Santa Maria, California, is a devoted law firm focusing on protecting your rights. We take our role seriously and devote significant time and resources toward securing valuable evidence and witnesses to maximize your chances of a favorable outcome.

Our Owner

Founder of the firm Esteban L. Valenzuela is an accomplished trial attorney and has litigated cases in the Superior Courts, the Court of Appeals, and before the Supreme Court. He assists clients in personal injury and wrongful death cases. The following are his credentials:


  • J.D., University of Santa Clara School of Law, 1976
  • B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara, 1973 


  • State Bar of California, 1976
  • District of Columbia Bar, 1979

Professional Memberships:

  • Northern Santa Barbara County Bar Association
  • American Bar Association
  • Consumer Attorneys of California
  •  Association of Trial Lawyers of America

Military Experience:

  • Decorated Vietnam Veteran, U.S. Marine Corps, E-4, 1966-1968

Our Associate Attorney

Cynthia Lee Valenzuela is an associate attorney with the firm and the daughter of Esteban Valenzuela. She supports both English and Spanish-speaking clients in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, and workers’ compensation. Her credentials include:


  • J.D., University of San Diego School of Law, 1999
  • B.A., Vassar College, 1991


  • State Bar of California, 1999

Professional Memberships:

  • State Bar of California
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association
  • Northern Santa Barbara County Bar Association
  • California Applicants’ Attorneys Association

Our Dedication

Throughout our more than 40 years of experience in this practice, we have built a network of health care professionals, engineers, investigators, and other experts who help us merge science and the law. We prepare effective courtroom presentations to persuade juries, judges, and mediators alike.

Our Commitment

Whether your case ends in settlement negotiations or at trial, we have the skills to achieve results. We aim for your well-being and full recovery during difficult times. That ‘s why we take cases on a contingency fee basis, meaning we only collect our fees once we secure a successful result for you.

Contact our law firm now in Santa Maria, California, to fight for your rights.

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