Attorney Bio

12800 Center Court Drive
Suite 300
Cerritos, CA 90703
562-653-3333 fax

Steven J. Andelson


Steven Andelson is a founding partner in the Cerritos office of Atkinson, Andelson, Loya, Ruud & Romo. For over 35 years, he has exclusively represented school and community college districts in employment law, personnel and labor relations, collective bargaining, and general public school law. 

Mr. Andelson is on the School Employers Association of California Panel of Expert Advisors. He has received special recognition from the Riverside County and San Bernardino County Offices of Education for outstanding legal services on behalf of the Inland Personnel Council, a consortium of school districts, community colleges, and county offices of education.

He is highly regarded in the legal and education communities and has been selected as one of Southern California’s “Super Lawyers” by Law and Politics magazine.

Mr. Andelson received his bachelor’s degree with honors from the University of California, Los Angeles. He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of California, Davis.

Mr. Andelson was admitted to the California State Bar in 1971. He is admitted to practice before the U.S. Supreme Court, U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit and U.S. District Court, Central District of California.

Mr. Andelson is a member of the Labor and Employment Law Section of the Los Angeles County Bar Association, American Bar Association, and State Bar of California.

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