During these challenging times, Severson & Werson remains open and in full operation, consistent with the firm’s previously established contingency planning. While many of our attorneys and staff will be working remotely, as a firm, we continue in full operation. We are here to help, as always.

Associate

Ivette Zamora

Ivette Zamora business and commercial litigation

Ivette Zamora is an Associate in Severson & Werson’s Irvine office where she represents financial institutions in the areas of commercial litigation with an emphasis on financial services, employment, consumer, and mortgage litigation.

Ivette Zamora has extensive experience defending financial institutions against complaints involving the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, and the Fair Credit Reporting Act. Ms. Zamora handles a variety of matters involving business disputes and banking operations. Ms. Zamora is a member of the Employment Practice Group that represents employers in a wide array of labor and employment-related matters, including sexual harassment, discrimination, accommodation, retaliation, wage-and- hour compliance, employee hiring and termination, discipline and workplace privacy. Ms. Zamora has extensive experience representing employers in litigation and counseling clients to ensure compliance with local, state and federal employment laws.

Prior to joining Severson & Werson, Ms. Zamora represented various entities in business and commercial litigation, and real estate transactions.

Ms. Zamora grew up in West Los Angeles, California.  She attended UCLA where she was on the Dean’s Honor List and was a member of the Alpha Gamma Honors Society. She graduated magna cum laude from UCLA in 2008. Ms. Zamora received her J.D. from UCLA School of Law in 2012. During her time at UCLA School of Law, Ms. Zamora was an Evelyn Powell Zillgitt Scholar and was a board member of the La Raza Law Students Association. She was also a managing editor for the Chicana/o Latina/o Law Review and an editor for the Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs.

Ms. Zamora is fluent in English and Spanish.

Ms. Zamora is an update co-author of the California Continuing Education of the Bar’s Treatise on Workplace Privacy.

Education

  • University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law, J.D., 2012
  • University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., magna cum laude, 2008

Admissions

  • California