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 some of the nation’s largest and most influential banks and lenders against complaints involving the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, The Fair Debt Collection Practices Act, and the Fair Credit Reporting Act. Ivette also has experience handling a variety of business litigation matters, banking operations matters and post-closing disputes arising out of M & A transactions. Ivette is also a member of the Employment practice group, which represents employers in a wide variety of issues arising within the employer/employee relationship, including sexual harassment, wrongful termination, discrimination, disability accommodation, retaliation, wage and hour compliance and related issues.
Prior to joining Severson & Werson, Ivette represented various entities in business and commercial litigation, and real estate transactions.
Ivette 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. Ivette received her J.D. from UCLA School of Law in 2012. During her time at UCLA School of Law, she 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.
Ivette is fluent in English and Spanish.
Ivette is a member of the Orange County Bar Association.
Areas of Practice
- University of California, Los Angeles, School of Law, J.D., 2012
- University of California, Los Angeles, B.A., magna cum laude, 2008