Kristian E. Alfonso


Location: New York, NY

Phone: 212.805.3921


Kristian is an associate in the Subrogation Department.  Prior to joining the Firm, Kristian served as the law clerk to the Honorable Robert E. Brenner, J.S.C. of the Superior Court of New Jersey, Civil Division, and then worked for law firms in New York and New Jersey.  She has prior litigation experience representing plaintiffs and defendants in various areas of law, including employment discrimination, legal malpractice, eminent domain and personal injury.  Kristian has argued before the Second Circuit Court of Appeals, and has acted as first and second chair for jury and bench trials.  She has mediated and negotiated many cases to resolution for her clients, and she is trained Mediator.  Kristian received her Bachelor of Arts, cum laude, in Spanish and International Studies from the University of Richmond.  She received her Juris Doctor from UCLA School of Law where she was the Chief Managing Editor of the Journal of International Law and Foreign Affairs.  While in law school, she was a member of UCLA School of Law’s Asylum Clinic and received a Peggy Browning Fellowship.

Kristian is admitted to practice before the state and federal courts of New York and New Jersey.


  • J.D. UCLA School of Law, 2015
  • B.A. cum laude, University of Richmond, 2012

Bar Admissions

  • New York
  • New Jersey

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Southern District of New York
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of New York
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Second Circuit
  • Chicago

    Illinois 60603

    10 South LaSalle Street

    Chicago, Illinois 60603

    T: 312.855.1010 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Dennis D. Fitzpatrick

  • New York

    New York 10005

    28 Liberty Street 39th Floor

    New York, New York 10005

    T: 212.805.3900 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Tyler Jay Lory

  • Irvine

    California 92614

    17901 Von Karman Avenue

    Suite 650

    Irvine, California 92614

    T: 949.260.3100 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 949.260.3190 Office Managing Partner: Ian R. Feldman

  • Florham Park

    New Jersey 07932

    100 Campus Drive

    Florham Park, New Jersey 07932

    T: 973.410.4130 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 973.410.4169 Office Managing Partner: Carl M. Perri

  • Michigan City

    Indiana 46360

    200 Commerce Square

    Michigan City, Indiana 46360

    T: 219.262.6106 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partners: Paige M. Neel, Kimbley A. Kearney

  • Appleton

    Wisconsin 54914

    4650 W. Spencer Street

    Appleton, Wisconsin 54914

    T: 920.560.4658 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 920.968.4650 Office Managing Partner: Patrick L. Breen

  • Stamford

    Connecticut 06902

    68 Southfield Avenue

    2 Stamford Landing Suite 100

    Stamford, Connecticut 06902

    T: 203.921.0303 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 212.805.3939 Office Managing Partner: Matthew J. Van Dusen

  • Tampa

    Florida 33609

    4830 West Kennedy Boulevard

    Suite 600

    Tampa, Florida 33609

    T: 813.509.2578 TF: 800.826.3505 F: 312.606.7777 Office Managing Partner: Anne E. Kevlin