Alfredo Amoedo

Practices

Education and Clerkships

J.D., University of California, Hastings College of Law, 2012

B.A., University of California, Santa Barbara, 2007, with honors

  • Extern to the Honorable William H. Alsup, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, 2012
  • Extern to the Honorable Ronald E. Quidachay, San Francisco Superior Court, 2010

Admissions

California

Court Admissions

U.S. District Court for the Central District of California

U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California

U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California

U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Texas

Profile

Alfredo Amoedo is an associate in the Litigation Practice Group in Haynes and Boone’s San Francisco office.

His practice focuses on commercial litigation and assisting clients at all stages of litigation, from pre-suit demands through trial, and has handled litigation matters involving intellectual property, securities, unfair competition, and consumer fraud. He has also guided clients on business and regulatory issues, particularly to assess, manage, and reduce future litigation risks or adverse impacts on existing matters. He has also coordinated the defense of foreign class action lawsuits—including actions in Argentina, Canada, and Israel.

Professional Recognition

  • Northern California Super Lawyers Rising Star, Thomson Reuters, 2016-2020

Selected Client Representations

  • Elfaridi v. Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC et al., No. 16-cv-01896 (E.D. Mo.) (obtained voluntary dismissal of auto-defect class action on the eve of summary judgment deadlines).
  • Enea v. Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC et al., No. 18-cv-02792 (N.D. Cal.) (obtained voluntary dismissal of auto-defect class action prior to court ruling on fully briefed motion for summary judgment).
  • Dumond v. Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC et al., No. 19-cv-14723 (D.N.J.) (obtained voluntary dismissal of auto-defect class action after pleading attacks were fully briefed and pending decision from the court).
  • Gonzalez v. Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC et al., No. 18-cv-20048 (S.D. Fla.) (obtained voluntary dismissal of TCPA class action).
  • McGee v. Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC et al., No. 19-cv-513 (S.D. Cal.) (obtained summary judgment ruling in favor of defendant in economic loss auto-defect action).
  • Oppenheim v. Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC et al., No. 18-cv-03610 (N.D. Cal.) (obtained voluntary dismissal of auto-defect class action after pleading attacks were fully briefed and pending decision from the court);
  • Sayler v. Mercedes-Benz USA, LLC et al., No. 18-cv-01271 (N.D. Ohio) (obtained pre-pleading attack dismissal because of defense strategy in first-filed Oppenheim action).
  • Pro bono representation of two unaccompanied minors in immigration proceedings.

*Some of these representations were handled prior to joining Haynes and Boone.

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