Farai M. Alves, Esq.

Farai M. Alves is a senior partner and Managing Attorney of the Oakland offices. Ms. Alves began practicing workers’ compensation law in 2002. She joined Bradford & Barthel in 2005, and has litigated workers’ compensation matters throughout California.

In addition to representing clients in the defense industry and litigating cases, Ms. Alves provides training on legal updates and other relevant issues both in person and via webinar.

Prior to joining Bradford & Barthel, Ms. Alves worked as a defense attorney in asbestos-related complex civil litigation.

Ms. Alves graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree in International Business and French from Dillard University in New Orleans, Louisiana. Thereafter, Ms. Alves obtained her Juris Doctorate from Emory University School of Law in Atlanta, Georgia in 2002. Her interests include traveling and foreign languages and cultures.


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Senior Partner – Oakland Office

Area of Practice
California Workers’ Compensation Insurance Defense

Office Location
2300 Clayton Road, Suite 100
Concord, California 94520
(510) 268-0061 (main)
(510) 268-0398 (fax)


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