Daniel Modafferi

Daniel Modafferi

Daniel Modafferi practices general civil litigation, representing a variety of private and public entity clients. His practice encompasses employment law, constitutional law, personal injury, and public entity representation.

Daniel is a graduate of the University of California, Irvine School of Law, where he served as a member of the Moot Court Honors Board, and as President of the UC Irvine Student Chapter of The Federalist Society. He received his undergraduate degree in Economics from Loyola Marymount University, graduating summa cum laude as the Valedictorian of the Department of Economics, and also minoring in History and Italian.

During law school, Daniel served as a law clerk in both the Newport Beach and Huntington Beach City Attorney’s Offices, and as a judicial extern to the Honorable Erithe A. Smith, United States Bankruptcy Judge, in the Central District of California.


  • University of California, Irvine School of Law, Irvine, California, J.D., 2013
  • Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, California, B.S. in Economics, 2010

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of California


  • University of California, Irvine School of Law Moot Court Honors Board
  • Loyola Marymount University Department of Economics Valedictorian, 2010
  • Member, North County Bar Association
  • Member, The Federalist Society, San Diego Lawyers Chapter


Direct Line:
(760) 858-2286

(760) 444-0039