Todd Ratay

Senior Counsel

Todd Ratay has extensive experience in all aspects of civil litigation, and specializes in representing individuals and business entities on a variety of professional and business litigation matters.

Mr. Ratay received his Juris Doctor from the University of San Diego School of Law in 2005. While in law school, Mr. Ratay was a member of the San Diego International Law Journal and served as a Judicial Intern for the Honorable Patricia Benke in the California Court of Appeal, Fourth District.

Prior to law school, Mr. Ratay attended the Murphy Institute of Political Economy at Tulane University where he graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Economy. After graduation, Mr. Ratay spent several years working as a project manager for John Cabot International, Inc., where he assisted European corporations with technology transfer and in establishing U.S. subsidiaries.

Mr. Ratay is admitted to practice law before all courts in the State of California, the United States District Courts for the Northern and Southern Districts of California, and the Court of Federal Claims in Washington D.C. He is a former Board Member of San Diego Defense Lawyers.

Affiliations +-

  • San Diego County Bar Association
  • State Bar of California
  • United States District Court, Northern District of California
  • United States District Court, Southern District of California

Education +-

  • University of San Diego School of Law (J.D., 2005)
  • Tulane University, Murphy Institute of Political Economy (B.A., cum laude, 1997)

Publications +-

  • Todd Ratay & David Burke, “Are the Courts Reviving Prohibition for the Office Holiday Party?” In-House Defense Quarterly (Winter 2014)

11622 El Camino Real, #300
San Diego, CA 92130
Tel: (858) 755-8500
Fax: (858) 755-8504

Tel: (858) 500-4815
Fax: (858) 755-8504
tratay@pettitkohn.com

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