Hagar and Cotten is a well-known and respected law firm that proudly serves the North San Diego County community. The relationship the attorneys have with their clients exemplify their sincerity and honesty as not only attorneys, but as individuals as well.

The team at Hagar and Cotten work together to create a positive and friendly atmosphere for our clients.

Paralegal Dari Lopez has been with the firm for over 10 years and is actively involved with cases. She is available to help and assist clients when the attorneys are unavailable. Dari is dedicated to the clients and her commitment is shown through her work ethic.

Office manager Felicia Pearce helps maintain the office and cater to clients upon entering or calling the office. With the general overview of each case, Felicia is willing and able to help the client in whatever way she can. Her friendly and down to earth personality helps initiate a comfortable, non-intimidating office atmosphere.

Practice Areas

Estate Planning



Power of Attorneys

Health Care Directives

Probate Law




Real Estate

Homeowners' Association

Buyers & Sellers


Unlawful Detainers

Business Law




Personal Injury

Slip & Falls

Auto Accidents

Jim and Cary offer complimentary consultations for new clients. They are happy to answer any questions you have and guide you in the right direction. If they cannot assist you in your case they always have another attorney's name to refer. they are instilled to help others and their commitment is continuously portrayed in their practices.