Alonso Palencia is the Senior Paralegal at the Dordick Law Corporation, a Plaintiff Civil Litigation Firm, that handles catastrophic Personal Injury cases. Alonso enjoys working everyday with the staff and the attorneys at the firm to better assist their injured clients. In 1991, after graduating high school, Alonso joined Gary A. Dordick as a file clerk in the area of Personal Injury. Alonso has been employed now with Gary A. Dordick for 29 years.
Alonso has experience in all aspects of the litigation and prelitigation process, from the inception of the case to its finalization, including case intakes, drafting of all pleadings, preparing appellate briefs for filing, preparing and responding to discovery, trial preparation, dealing with insurance companies, and communicating with clients. Alonso is currently part of the TBI MedLegal Staff Committee and in the past has been a Legal Staff Support speaker at the annual CAALA Convention Seminar in Las Vegas.
Over the years, Alonso has assisted Mr. Dordick who has obtained multi-million dollar verdicts and settlements for clients who have suffered catastrophic injuries or have lost a loved one as a result of an automobile, pedestrian, product liability, and/or premises accident. In his spare time, Alonso enjoys watching, playing and coaching sports. In the past he has coached for the National Junior Basketball League and the YMCA. Alonso also enjoys volunteering for the Los Angeles Trial Lawyers’ Charities and spending time with his family and friends.