LOS ANGELES, July 9, 2020 — Cozen O’Connor is pleased to announce that Amy Alderfer, member of the firm’s Commercial Litigation department, has been named president of the USC Gould Alumni Association Board for years 2020 through 2022. The USC Gould Alumni Association is a community of more than 13,000 alumni worldwide. Its mission is to further the tradition of the Trojan Network by creating and maintaining meaningful connections among alumni and with the law school. All graduates of USC Gould's JD and master’s degree programs are automatically admitted to the association. Led by a volunteer alumni board appointed by the dean, the Alumni Association oversees a wide range of networking, educational, and enrichment programming throughout the year.
Amy advises clients on all aspects of litigation, from pretrial matters through trial and appeal. She has tried numerous cases to verdict and successfully argued before the California Court of Appeal. Her practice encompasses securities, arbitration, and commercial lease litigation, real estate litigation, land use, product liability, false advertising, consumer protection, pharmaceutical and medical device, California Proposition 65 compliance and litigation, cannabis law, and major commercial disputes. Amy is experienced in representing individuals, corporations, and public entities. Amy has extensive experience with complex litigation, mass actions, multidistrict litigation, and California coordinated proceedings. She routinely handles complex issues, expert witnesses, and regulatory issues.