Jonathan A. Falcioni
Jonathan A. Falcioni is a litigation associate with Poliquin & DeGrave. He is admitted to practice in the State Courts of California, the United States District court for the Central District of California, and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. Prior to joining Poliquin & DeGrave, Mr. Falcioni spent more than five years representing Plaintiffs in the litigation of personal injury, medical malpractice, legal malpractice, and civil rights cases.
Mr. Falcioni has also represented clients in a number of appellate matters. He obtained a favorable published decision in California’s Fourth District Court of Appeal in the case of King v. CompPartners, Inc., et al. 243 Cal.App.4th 685 (subsequently reversed by the Supreme Court of California). In addition, he has argued before the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
After receiving his B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2009, Mr. Falcioni attended Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law where he was the recipient of a full merit scholarship. While in law school, Mr. Falcioni was a Notes and Comments Editor for the Chapman Law Review, he served as Vice President of Chapman’s Public Interest Law Foundation, and worked as an academic fellow to Professor Frank J. Doti for his Contracts I and II classes. Mr. Falcioni also served as a judicial extern for the Honorable Catherine E. Bauer of the United States Bankruptcy Court, Central District of California. Mr. Falcioni earned CALI Awards for achieving the highest class grade in Legal Research and Writing I, Contracts I, Contracts II, Criminal Law, and Legal and Equitable Remedies. He graduated in the top 16% of his class at Chapman.
Mr. Falcioni joined Poliquin & DeGrave in February of 2019. He primarily focuses on defending physicians, dentists, and attorneys against claims of negligence and wrongful conduct. Mr. Falconi also represents clients in administrative board matters, such as investigations by the Medical Board of California, Dental Board of California, and the State Bar of California. He was selected to Super Lawyers Rising Stars for 2020.