Barret T. Alexander - Associate

Barret Thomas Alexander is an Associate Attorney at Arthofer & Tonkin.  He graduated from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona in 2011.  While at Cal Poly, Mr. Alexander achieved distinction as a several time Dean’s List Recipient and one time President’s List recipient.  Following completion of his undergraduate studies, Mr. Alexander attended Whittier Law School.  He received his Juris Doctorate Degree in 2016.

Mr. Alexander obtained distinction in law school after finishing in the top 17% of his graduating class and achieving Magna Cum Laude honors.  Additionally, Mr. Alexander served as the Administrative Justice for the Moot Court Honors Board in 2015.  He competed for his law school in the John J. Gibbons National Moot Court Competition in 2014.  In his final year of law school Mr. Alexander finished second in the California State Bar Environmental Negotiation Competition.

Mr. Alexander has experience in several aspects of the litigation cycle including: discovery, depositions, settlement conferences, mandatory settlement conferences, expedited hearings and lien conferences.  Mr. Alexander’s prior experience included representing employers, insurance companies, third party administrators, and permissibly self-insured employers.

In his down time Mr. Alexander enjoys: working out, watching sports, trying new beers and spending time with his lovely wife and family.

Law License: 

State of California - 2016 

Jurisdiction Admissions:  

The State Courts of California – 2016

Professional Memberships: 

State Bar of California – 2016 to present.

Legal Education:  

  •  Whittier Law School

  •  Juris Doctorate – 2016

  • Class Standing – Top 17% Graduated Magna Cum Laude – 2016

  • Dean’s List 2014 – 2015

  • Finished second in California State Bar Environmental Negotiation - 2016

  • Administrative Justice of Moot Court Honors Board 2015 – 2016

  • Competed in John J. Gibbons National Moot Court Competition – 2014

  • Three CALI Awards for highest grade in class (Con Law I, Business Associations, and International and Comparative Animal Law)

Pre-Law Education:  

  • California State Polytechnic University, Pomona - B.A.

  • Bachelor of Arts, Political Science – 2011

  • President’s List – 2011

  • Dean’s List Recipient

Description of Legal Experience:   

Wide range of Workers’ Compensation litigation experience, including representing insurance companies, third party administrators and permissibly self-insured employers.  Representation includes numerous appearances, depositions, case settlements, discovery and drafting Petitions for Reconsideration (Appeals) to the Workers’ Compensation Appeals Board.

Personal Information:

  • Competed as an amateur body builder at the Venice Beach 4th of July Competition – 2010

  • Voted Best Speaker by graduating law school class – 2016

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