Alex N. Iorfino


phone:  (714) 573-0900

Areas of Practice

Alex is an associate attorney in the firm’s Southern California office.  Alex provides legal counsel and support to school district clients regarding various personnel matters, grievance handling, employee discipline, and student matters.

Legal Experience

During law school, Alex worked as a Certified Mediator for the Riverside County Superior Court.  She mediated a variety of cases involving school district restraining orders, guardianship, discrimination, general civil, and probate matters.  Alex was also a member of the Executive Board for the Nexus Journal of Law and Policy where she published an article on sexual assault and harassment.

Alex graduated cum laude from law school with the highest grades in Property Law, Contract Law, Mediation, Advanced Mediation Clinic, Psychology of Conflict, and Wills & Trusts.  During and after law school, she worked as an Academic and Post-Doctoral Fellow at Chapman University Fowler School of Law, for Contract Law, Constitutional Law, the Mediation Clinic, and the Juvenile Hall Conflict Resolution Clinic.  Alex also worked for the Riverside County Restorative Justice Program where she mediated a variety of student matters referred to the program by the Riverside County Probation Department.

Alex joins the firm having practiced in large firm and public sector environments.  She has experience in civil litigation defense, liability analysis, and risk management.

Practice Examples

  • Alex has mediated nearly 300 cases, successfully resolving many restraining order, general civil and student-related matters.
  • Alex drafts motions for Civil Discovery, General Civil Litigation, Complex Civil Litigation, Small Claims-Civil, and Restraining Orders cases.
  • Alex conducts research for and advises school district clients on matters involving discrimination, discipline, and general personnel and student matters.

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of California

Member, Orange County Bar Association

Certified Mediator

Academic Background

Post-Doctoral Clinical Fellow, Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law, 2016

J.D., cum laude, Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law, 2015

B.A., honors, University of California, Santa Cruz, 2012