April M. Cristal’s practice consists primarily of civil litigation. Ms. Cristal also has experience in the areas of personal injury, collections matters, medical malpractice, and child abuse cases.

Trial & Litigation Experience

  • Second chaired civil jury trial to verdict and achieved favorable verdict for minor plaintiff in child sexual abuse case.
  • Secured favorable order for client on motion for terminating sanctions regarding discovery dispute, resulting in dismissal of lawsuit against client.

Other Professional Experience

  • Legal Extern for Judge David O. Carter, United States District Court, Central District of California

CONTACT APRIL M. CRISTAL

Office Direct: 949.296.0710

Send email: acristal@efstriallaw.com

AREAS OF PRACTICE

  • Tort Litigation
  • Products Liability Litigation

EDUCATION

  • Chapman University, Dale E. Fowler School of Law (J.D., 2016)
    • Moot Court Board
    • National Association of Women Lawyers, Outstanding Law Student award
    • Graduate Student Council Co-Chair
  • San Francisco State University (B.A., Linguistics, 2013)

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS & MEMBERSHIPS

  • Southern California Super Lawyers, Rising Star 2020-2021

COURT ADMISSIONS

  • Supreme Court of California
  • United States District Court, Northern District of California
  • United States District Court, Southern District of California