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  • Education
    • J.D., University of San Diego, 1996
    • B.S., Metropolitan State University of Denver, 1990
  • Court Admissions
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Federal Circuit
    • U.S. Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
    • U.S. District Court, Central District of California
    • U.S. District Court, Southern District of California
By exposing ill-conceived and unsupported claims, J. Alan Warfield assists clients to obtain finality before the expense and uncertainty of trial begins. With a deep understanding of the law, J. Alan’s focus is to obtain an early resolution for clients through the summary judgment procedure.

J. Alan has been certified as an appellate specialist in California for over 16 years, and has extensive experience in both state and federal courts of appeal. With sensitivity to the client’s ongoing business concerns, he brings valuable knowledge, experience and the ability to navigate all stages of the litigation process, including post-trial motions and appeals.
  • American Bd. of Cosmetic Surgery, Inc. v. Medical Bd. of California (2008) 152 Cal.App.4th 534
  • B.B. v. County of Los Angeles (2020) 10 Cal. 5th 1
  • Cohen v. Kabbalah Centre International, Inc. (2019) 35 Cal. App. 5th 13
  • Costco Wholesale Corp. v. Superior Court (2009) 47 Cal.4th 72
  • Glen Oaks Estates Homeowners Assn. v. Re/Max Premier Properties, Inc. (2012) 203 Cal.App.4th 913
  • Johnson v. ArvinMeritor, Inc. (2017) 9 Cal. App. 5th 234