Alex YorkAlex

Alex York opened his first firm, Alex S. York & Associates, the same year, 1987, he was admitted to the California Bar.

Mr. York completed his Bachelor of Science in Law (BSL) at Western State University and completed his Juris Doctor degree from Western State University College of Law. During his academic work, he won two American Jurisprudence Awards.

He is a member of the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego (CASD), an organization of lawyers working to preserve and protect the legal rights of consumers.

Ladi FranciaLadi Francia

Ladi Francia is York & Pokorny’s Paralegal. Ms. Francia is a graduate of Rancho Santiago College where she obtained a Paralegal Degree.

The past eight years Ms. Francia has been an instrumental part of legal teams while employed as a paralegal/legal secretary for law firms specializing in civil litigation, personal injury and worker’s compensation law. Her responsibilities included: interviewing Spanish language clients; preparing client intake files; propounding and responding to discovery; issuing subpoenas; researching and drafting demand letters and ex parte law and motion pleadings. Ladi works closely with clients to answer questions, schedule appointments and provides status on their cases. Ms. Francia is fluent in spoken and written Spanish.

Norman PokornyNorman

Norman Pokorny received his Juris Doctor Degree from California Western School of Law and was admitted to the California Bar that same year, 1989. Previously, Mr. Pokorny earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Milwaukee School of Engineering.

Mr. Pokorny served in the San Diego City Attorney's Office, Criminal Division, as both a Supervising Trial Deputy and as a Senior TSD Deputy.

He is a member of the Consumer Attorneys of San Diego (CASD). Mr. Pokorny has also served as a San Diego Small Claims Judge Pro Tem continuously since 1997.