Alison Spirito

Associate
alison-spirito
  • Areas of Practice

    • Family Law
    • Divorce
    • Custody
    • Support
    • Estate Planning
    • Trust Administration
    • Probate

  • Bar Admissions

    • State Bar of California, 2017
    •  U.S. District Court, Central District of California, 2018

  • Education

    • University of Southern California Gould School of Law, Los Angeles, California, Juris Doctor, 2017. Recipient of USC Law Alumni Scholarship.
    • University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, 2013, B.A., Philosophy, Politics and Law, magna cum laude. Honors: Phi Beta Kappa, Dean Joan Metcalf Schaefer Scholarship, USC Wall of Scholars.

Alison Spirito, Associate

Born in Los Angeles, California, Alison graduated from the University of Southern California in 2013 with B.A. in Philosophy, Politics and Law and minor in Spanish (Phi Beta Kappa, magna cum laude). She graduated from USC Gould School of Law with a J.D. in 2017.

Experience

Alison represents clients in divorce, parentage, and estate planning matters. She enjoys working with clients, learning about their children and financial goals, and counseling them on their options so they can make informed decisions that are right for them.

Alison is an executive committee member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA)’s Barristers/Young Attorneys Section, where she serves as co-chair of the membership committee and as a liaison to LACBA’s Family Law Section. Alison is also co-chair of the South Bay Bar Association’s Family Law Section and a volunteer attorney at LACBA’s Domestic Violence Legal Services Project.

During law school, Alison was a law clerk at McGaughey & Spirito. She was also a summer associate in 2015 and 2016 at Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, a large civil litigation firm based in downtown Los Angeles. In 2016, Alison was a judicial extern at the Stanley Mosk Courthouse serving the Honorable B. Scott Silverman in family court.

 

  • Professional Associations & Memberships

    • South Bay Bar Association (SBBA) – Co-chair of SBBA’s Family Law Section
    • Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA) – Executive Committee member of LACBA’s Barristers/Young Attorneys Section (co-chair of membership committee and liaison to LACBA’s Family Law Section)
    • Los Angeles Collaborative Family Law Association– member
    • Collaborative Divorce California- member

  • Community

    • Los Angeles County Bar Association, Domestic Violence Legal Services Project, Volunteer Attorney (2017- present)
    • University of Southern California, Young Alumni Council, Executive Committee (2018- 2020), Ambassador (2017-2018)

  • Select Lectures and Publications