Ashley Impellitteri is an associate with Keesal, Young & Logan in its Long Beach office. Her practice includes a broad range of civil litigation matters in state and federal court and securities arbitrations before the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) and American Arbitration Association (AAA). She also has appellate briefing experience.
In her securities practice, Ashley has defended financial services firms and individual brokers in judicial and arbitration proceedings involving allegations of fraud, unsuitability, breach of fiduciary duty, failure to supervise, elder abuse, and violation of federal and state securities laws. She has experience defending claims involving equities, bonds, derivatives, options, forward purchase contracts, private placements, and other alternative investments. She has also assisted financial services firms in regulatory proceedings before FINRA and the SEC.
Ashley’s maritime practice includes litigation on behalf of shipowners, insurers, ocean carriers, and terminal operators in relation to commercial disputes and personal injuries, as well as advisory matters and complex contract negotiations.
Ashley earned her J.D. from the University of California, Los Angeles School of Law. While in law school, she served as a writing advisor and worked with first-year students to develop and refine their legal analysis and written argumentation skills. She also clerked for the nonprofit organization Peace over Violence, where she worked with survivors of sexual and domestic violence within the civil court system.
Ashley graduated magna cum laude from the University of Southern California in 2012 with B.A.s in political science and communication. She served as Director of Scholarship and Director of Communications for the Delta Gamma Sorority.
Ashley was admitted to the California Bar in December 2015. Ashley is admitted to practice before all California state and federal courts.