Stephanie Foster

Stephanie Foster

San Francisco, California

Steven Adair MacDonald Associate Attorney Stephanie Foster focuses her practice on real estate and civil litigation, with a background in constitutional law and commercial real estate.  Stephanie has been instrumental in obtaining settlements for individuals, both landlords and tenants, in numerous landlord tenant cases and real property disputes.  Additionally, Stephanie has litigation experience, having tried numerous cases in both San Francisco and Alameda Superior Courts.

Stephanie is a member of the State Bar of California, the American Bar Association, the San Francisco Bar Association, and the Los Angeles Bar Association.

Stephanie obtained her J.D from Southwestern Law School, where she was a Dean's Merit Scholar, John J. Schumacher Minority Leadership Scholarship recipient, and was awarded the ALI-ABA Scholar and Leadership Award in 2011.  Additionally, Stephanie served as the managing editor for the Southwestern Journal of International Law. She received her B.A. from the University of San Francisco.

Born and raised in Los Angeles, Stephanie relocated to San Francisco in 2011.  She volunteers with various youth programs at the YMCA and enjoys sailing, golfing, and cooking. Stephanie and her husband have three sons who keep them very busy.

Areas of Practice

  • Landlord Tenant Law
  • Real Estate

Bar Admissions

  • California


  • Southwestern Law School, Los Angeles, California
    • J.D.
    • Honors: Dean's Merit Scholar
    • Honors: John J. Schumacher Minority Leadership Recipient 2008-2011
    • Honors: ALI-ABA Scholar and Leadership Award 2011
    • Honors: CALI Excellence Award, Contracts
    • Honors: CALI Excellence Award, Remedies
    • Honors: CALI Excellence Award, Civil Procedure
    • Law Journal: Southwestern Journal of International Law, Managing Editor
  • University of San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    • Honors: National Honors Politics Society

Honors and Awards

  • Selected to California Rising Stars list, 2018
  • The Henry James McCoy Award for Outstanding Volunteer, 2015 YMCA of San Francisco

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California, Member
  • American Bar Association
  • San Francisco Bar Association
  • Los Angeles Bar Association