Alfred Von Kessler IV

Associate

Alfred Von Kessler IV is an associate attorney at Farmer Case & Fedor.  He specializes in civil litigation, serving clients in automotive, international hospitality and convenience retail industries, with concentration in the areas of vehicular, products and premises liability, and general business litigation.  Mr. Von Kessler is also involved in business transactions, acquisitions and divestures, and employment matters.

Alfred Von Kessler IV

Associate

Alfred Von Kessler IV is an associate attorney at Farmer Case & Fedor.  He specializes in civil litigation, serving clients in automotive, international hospitality and convenience retail industries, with concentration in the areas of vehicular, products and premises liability, and general business litigation.  Mr. Von Kessler is also involved in business transactions, acquisitions and divestures, and employment matters.

Practice Focus Areas

  • Auto and Trucking Liability
  • Business Litigation
  • Mergers and Acquisitions
  • Premises Liability
  • Employment

Professional Experience

Farmer Case & Fedor, Senior Associate San Diego, CA 2016 – Present
Wedbush Securities, Investment Banking Group San Francisco, CA 2015 – 2016
Wachovia Securities, Investment Associate Santa Barbara, CA 2008 – 2009


Professional Associations

San Diego County Bar Association
California State Bar Association
San Diego Defense Lawyers


Bar Admissions

State of California 2016
U.S. District Court, Southern District of California 2017

Educational Background

B.S. California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo 2008
M.B.A. Loyola Marymount University 2012
J.D. University of San Diego 2014

About Mr. Von Kessler

Alfred Von Kessler IV is an associate attorney at Farmer Case & Fedor.  He specializes in civil litigation, serving clients in automotive, international hospitality and convenience retail industries, with concentration in the areas of vehicular, products and premises liability, and general business litigation.  Mr. Von Kessler is also involved in business transactions, acquisitions and divestures, and employment matters.

Prior to his work at Farmer Case & Fedor, Mr. Von Kessler was part of the Wedbush Healthcare Investment Banking Group.  He worked on a many initial public offerings, follow on offerings, and mergers and acquisitions, including Global Blood Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: GBT) $125.0 million follow on offering, Intellia Therapeutics (NASDAQ:  NTLA) $124.2 initial public offering, and Valeritas (OTC: VLRX) $25.2 reverse merger, concurrent PIPE.

In law school, Mr. Von Kessler received the CALI award, an award presented to the highest performing student, in his upper-division writing class. In addition, Mr. Von Kessler’s paper, The Merits of Special Economic Zones in India (2012), was published in International Business Transactions, 4d, 2013-2014 ed. (Practitioner Treatise Series) (Thomson Reuters).

Mr. Von Kessler worked under The Honorable Gonzolo P. Cureal, United States District Court, Southern District of California, The Honorable Roger T. Benitez, United States District Court, Southern District of California, and Justice James A. McIntyre, California Court of Appeal.

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