Alison Cordova

Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy, LLP
840 Malcolm Rd, Ste 200
Burlingame, CA 94010
650-697-6000
www.cpmlegal.com


ADMISSIONS

California

EDUCATION

University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D.

Graduated Cum Laude
Witkin Award
Cali Award
Columbia University, B.A.

HONORS & AWARDS

The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40
2017 Super Lawyers Northern California Rising Star
Alison E. Cordova is a Principal at Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy, LLP, practicing in a wide range of civil litigation areas including class actions, personal injury, wrongful death, and consumer fraud.

Ms. Cordova received her J.D. from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law where she graduated cum laude. While at Hastings, Ms. Cordova won the Witkin Award and the Cali Award for being the top student in Negotiation and Settlement and was published in the Hastings' Constitutional Law Quarterly. Upon graduation, she received highest honors for outstanding achievement in pro bono from Hastings and the California State Bar.

Prior to law school, Ms. Cordova received her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science and Pre-Law from Columbia University. While at Columbia, Ms. Cordova competed as a member of the varsity softball team and was elected by her teammates to represent their interests to the Undergraduate Athletic Council.

Ms. Cordova is a member of the Executive Committee of the San Francisco Bar Association's Barristers Business, Commercial, and Bankruptcy Law Section, and has presented to the San Francisco Bar Association, the San Francisco Lawyers' Network, and the Rossmoor Elder Advocates Club.

The National Trial Lawyers

PUBLICATIONS

Big Business needs big policing
April 13, 2019
San Francisco Chronicle

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

San Francisco Bar Association
San Francisco Bar Association's Barristers Business, Commercial, and Bankruptcy Law Section (Executive Committee)
Consumer Attorneys of California
San Francisco Lawyers' Network
The National Trial Lawyers: Top 40 Under 40

RECENT NEWS

Chicago and San Francisco Law Firms to File Wrongful Death Lawsuits and FAA Claims on Behalf of 10 Canadians Killed in Boeing Max8 Crash in Ethiopia
April 29, 2019
Wrongful Death Lawsuit and FAA Claim Filed on Behalf of Young American Woman Killed in Boeing 737 MAX 8 Crash in Ethiopia
April 4, 2019
Wildfire Victims Accuse PG&E of Resisting Oversight
March 4, 2019
Courthouse News
Attorneys: PG&E has long failed to handle wildfire risk
March 1, 2019
San Francisco Chronicle
Series of Lawsuits Filed on Behalf of Camp Fire Victims
December 10, 2018