Attorney Scott Talkov

Scott Talkov is the Founder and Managing Partner of Talkov Law, a firm specializing in real estate partition actions and litigation throughout California.

Scott has been named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine for nine consecutive years from 2013 to 2021. US News and World Report Scott TalkovScott graduated cum laude from Washington University in St. Louis School of Law, where he was a member of the Board of Editors for the Washington University Law Review.

Beginning his studies at University of California, Riverside, Scott completed his bachelor’s degree as a 2004 graduate of University of California, Santa Barbara. Scott was an elected official and earned leadership awards for his role in student government at both campuses.

Scott’s articles on real estate law have been published in the Real Property, Trust and Estate Law Journal of the American Bar Association, California Real Property Journal of the State Bar of California, and Los Angeles Lawyer Magazine. He has been quoted by the Real Deal Los Angeles, is listed in the U.S. News Lawyer Directory powered by Best Lawyers, and is a Member of the Million Dollar Advocates Forum. Scott was twice elected as President of a Barristers’ (young attorney) association in California and has served on the board of multiple bar associations. Scott founded the firm after serving as a partner at a California law firm.

Scott volunteers his time as the Assistant Director of the Associated Students Legal Clinic at the University of California, Riverside, where he provides free advice to students with real estate and civil litigation issues.

Scott has been featured on CNN, FoxNews, ABC 7, and KCAL 9, as well as the Los Angeles Times, Press-Enterprise, San Diego Union Tribune, LA Weekly, Inland Valley Daily Bulletin, San Bernardino Sun, Redlands Daily Facts, Vice, Arizona Republic, Washington Examiner, The Coast News Group, and Los Cerritos Community News.Justia Lawyer Rating

Scott’s state court experience includes the California Superior Court in counties in the state, as well as the California Court of Appeal. His federal court experience includes every district court in California, along with the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals.

Contact Information

To contact Scott about a new matter, you can reach him directly at info(at) or (844) 4-TALKOV (825568). He can also be reached at scott(at)

Bar Admissions:

  • State Bar of California
  • United States District Court, Central District of California
  • United States District Court, Southern District of California
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of California
  • United States District Court, Northern District of California
  • United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

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Honors and Awards

  • Super Lawyers – Rising Star, 2013-2021
  • Avvo – 10 out of 10
  • Justia – 10 out of 10
  • Lead Counsel Rated – Thomson Reuters – Real Estate Law
  • William J. Lasarow Award for Outstanding Pro Bono Service to the Community,  Riverside Legal Aid, 2013
  • Million Dollar Advocates Forum and Multi Million Dollar Advocates Forum Lifetime Member
  • Civitas Award for Unique and Significant Contributions to the Civic and Cultural Life, KUCR 88.3 FM, 2012
  • Eagle Scout, Boy Scouts of America, Walnut, California

Speaking Engagements and Presentations

  • Scott Talkov, Partition: An Overview of the Most Efficient and Equitable Way to Compel Sale of Co-Owned Properties, Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) MCLE (2022)
  • Guest Lecturer, Real Estate Law and Business I, Prof. George Lefcoe, University of Southern California School of Law

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