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Tim Yaryan - A Professional


  • B.A., Majors in Political Science and English, (1967) University of Washington
  • J.D., McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific (1974) (Honors)
  • Admitted to Practice: California Supreme Court (1974), United States District Court, Eastern District (1974); Federal Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals (1982).


1988 to Present Owner, Attorney, and Legislative Advocate
Law Offices of Timothy Yaryan, Sacramento
1982 to 1988 Attorney and Legislative Advocate
Law Offices of Ochoa and Sillas, Sacramento and Los Angeles
1980 to 1982 Attorney
Newmiller and Beardslee Law Firm, Stockton
1975 to 1980 Attorney and Legislative Advocate
State Water Resources Control Board, Sacramento
1974 to 1975 Attorney
State Lands Commission, Sacramento and Long Beach

Tim Yaryan established his own law and legislative advocacy firm in 1989, bringing with him a wealth of legal and legislative experience. His philosophy that the interests of his client always come first has served his firm and his clients particularly well. His firm has consistently been ranked in the Secretary of State's "Top 100" lobbying firms and was named by Cal Law as one of the "Top 10" law firms in the Capitol.

Tim is well recognized in the Legislature and in the Governor's Office as an influential effective public safety advocate. He currently represents over 25,000 peace officers including the Association for Los Angeles Deputy Sheriffs, the Los Angeles Police Protective League, the Riverside Sheriffs Association, and the Los Angeles Deputy Probation Officers Union, AFSCME, Local 685.

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