Attorney Profile

Alexander Rynerson


Alexander S. Rynerson is an associate with Lehrman, Villegas, Chinery & Douglas, LLP. With five years of experience practicing law across a broad range of practice areas, Alexander brings a uniquely nuanced and comprehensive approach to litigating on behalf of his clients, which have included multiple Fortune 500 and notable international businesses, including BMW of North America, Aston Martin Lagonda, and Bank of America, among others. Alexander has extensive experience from pre-litigation and coverage analysis to trial, and beyond in post-trial appeals. Alexander has experience in general liability, catastrophic personal injury, medical malpractice and elder abuse, civil rights defense. Since joining Lehrman, Villegas, Chinery & Douglas, LLP in 2023, Alexander’s practice focuses exclusively on consumer warranty defense for automobile manufacturers, drawing on his eclectic background and deep love for high-performance automobiles.

Notable results include:

  • The denial of a petition to compel arbitration and subsequently reported opinion on appeal of Logan v. Country Oaks Care Partners, LLC (2022) 82 Cal.App.5th 365, a case which materially changes the face of agency law in California.
  • Multiple successful appeals as counsel for respondent and appellant.
  • Multiple state and federal trials as second chair trial counsel.
  • Resolution of a catastrophic personal injury matter with admitted liability for well under policy and excess policy limits.
  • Resolution of an undisputed liability personal injury matter for $1,000,000 under Plaintiff’s opening demand after personally investigating Plaintiff’s social media presence and using it to force Plaintiff to perjure themselves in deposition.
  • Prosecuting actions on behalf of defendants for malicious prosecution and fraud against plaintiffs and their counsel.
  • Numerous successful dispositive motions.

Alexander holds a Bachelor of Arts in International Relations with a minor in Eastern European Languages and Culture. He went on to earn his Juris Doctor from Chapman University on a merit scholarship, where he was a member of Moot Court, Mock Trial, and the Alternative Dispute Resolution teams. While in law school, Alexander was an intern for the Los Angeles District Attorney’s office, assigned to the Victim Impact Program representing the People of California on behalf of victims of child, sexual, domestic, and elder abuse in over 30 felony hearings, multiple successful motions, and three jury trials.

In his free time, Alexander serves as bro-bono general counsel for a performing arts nonprofit, is an avid skier and scuba diver, brews beer, sings with the Los Angeles Lawyers Philharmonic, and spends as much time as possible with his wonderful wife and three dogs.