H. Michael Soroy

H. Michael Soroy

Los Angeles, California

Attorney H. Michael Soroy is admitted to practice law before Federal and State Courts in the United States. Mr. Soroy is a graduate of European and US universities. He is fluent in several European languages and bilingual in Norwegian.

Besides his J.D., Mr. Soroy also holds an M.B.A. Given Mr. Soroy's combined legal and business education, as well as many years in both legal and business-oriented environments, the Law Offices of H. Michael Soroy is well suited to meet the legal needs and requirements of the international business community. Mr. Soroy is an attorney member of the Business Law Panel of Los Angeles County Bar Association's Lawyer Referral and Information Services (LACBA/LRIS).

On May 1, 2010, attorney Soroy was appointed Norway’s Honorary Consul in Los Angeles. His consular jurisdiction covers Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Bernardino and Ventura.

Business and Commercial Law

Business Litigation

Business Formation


International Law

Real Estate Law

Real Estate Agreements

Real Estate Litigation

Titles and Deeds

Commercial and Residential Leases

Estate Planning

Probate Estate Administration



Advanced Health Care Directive (AHCD)

Areas of Practice

  • Business Law
  • Commercial Law
  • Estate Planning
  • Trusts and Estates
  • Wills
  • Probate
  • Estate Administration
  • International Law
  • Litigation
  • Appellate Practice
  • Business Organization
  • Partnership Law
  • Buying and Selling of Businesses
  • Contracts
  • Limited Liability Company Law
  • Real Estate

Litigation Percentage

  • 35% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California, 1991
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 1996
  • U.S. Court of Appeals 9th Circuit, 1995


  • Northrop University School of Law, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D.
  • Northrop University, Los Angeles, California
    • M.B.A.
  • University of Oslo, Oslo, Norway
    • B.A. cum laude
  • Warsaw University, Warsaw, Poland
    • Exchange Student

Published Works

  • "Introduction to the Hospitality Industry", ISBN, 1976

Honors and Awards

  • Norway’s Honorary Consul, Los Angeles, 2010

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California, Member
  • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Member
  • Business Law Panel of Los Angeles County Bar Association's Lawyer Referral and Information Services (LACBA/LRIS), Attorney Member


  • Norwegian