Alex Lopez

Associate P (626) 568-4000 F (626) 584-3980

Alex Lopez is a trial attorney at DeWitt Algorri & Algorri. He was born in Colombia and is fluent in Spanish. He received his undergraduate degree from California Lutheran University in Thousand Oaks. He graduated with Honors and double majored with a B.S. and a B.A. in 2007. Thereafter, he obtained his Master’s Degree (MPA) with high Honors also from California Lutheran University in 2009. He continued on and received his Juris Doctorate (J.D.) degree from Southwestern Law School in 2013. While at Southwestern Law School he was selected for the prestigious Trial Advocacy Honors Program (TAHP). While on TAHP he was a semi-finalist for the 2010 intramural competition and a 2011 top 10 Honorable mention award recipient during the California Attorneys for Criminal Justice (CACJ) competition. He was also recognized and awarded the lucrative “Advocate of the Year” award in 2011. He was also a member of the school’s immigration clinic, member of the board to the Latino Law School Association (LLSA) and was a 2011 Mexican American Bar Foundation (MABA) scholarship recipient. Upon graduation from Law School in 2013, the American Board of Trial Advocates acknowledged his trial abilities by selecting him as one of the fourteen Southern California 2013 ABOTA Law Fellows. During his fellowship with the ABOTA program, he was placed with Defense firm Randolph Even & Associates, plaintiff’s firm DeWitt Algorri & Algorri, and externed with the Honorable Michael L. Stern of the Los Angeles Superior Court. Alex Lopez joined DeWitt Algorri & Algorri in 2015 and represents only injured parties in all types of civil personal injury matters, including catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, dangerous conditions of roadways against public entities, premises liability, slip/trip and falls, dog bites, and bar fights.

Representative Cases

  • Female janitor rear-ended by drunk driver resulting in a shattered elbow, result $3.2 million, inclusive of punitive damages
  • Girl struck in unmarked crosswalk by an uninsured driver, dangerous condition against a public entity, heavily disputed liability, result $2.75
  • Truck driver killed by a forklift operator’s negligence, result $1.8 million
  • Man hit by car reversing out of parking spot in a parking lot, result $1,000,000.00 million policy limit
  • Bar patron sucker-punched in a parking lot, claim against the bar owner, result $500,000.00
  • Hotel attendee exposed to carbon monoxide, result $500,000.00
  • 87 year old woman struck in parking lot by a car pulling out of a fast-food drive-thru, $480,000.00 on a $50,000.00 policy limit
  • A grandfather defrauded by his granddaughters following the tragic death of his son, result $350,000.00
  • A domestic dispute between an intoxicated couple while at a resort resulting in a fractured wrist, result $290,000.00
  • T-bone crash resulting in internal bleeding – $260,000.00 combined policy limits pre-litigation
  • Uber passenger assaulted and battered by Uber driver, result $250,000.00
  • Slip and fall at popular retail store, $150,000.00
  • Numerous other 6 figure and 5 figure settlements, verdict, and arbitration awards.

Honors and Awards

  • He was named a Rising Star by Super Lawyers magazine in 2019, 2020, 2021
  • He was recognized as a “Top 40 Under 40” attorney in 2020
  • Professional Associations and Memberships

    • Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA)
    • Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC)
    • American Associations for Justice (AAJ)
    • San Fernando Valley Bar Association (SFVBA)
    • National Trial Lawyers (NTL)
    • Pasadena Bar Association (PBA)
    • California Young Lawyers Association (CYLA)
    • Mexican American Bar Association (MABA)
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