Audra Ibarra is an appellate attorney at the firm California Appellate Law Group. She is a former supervising Assistant United States Attorney, litigator at a large national firm and Deputy District Attorney. She has over a dozen years of appellate experience and has personally tried 40 jury trials. She has received national recognition and awards for her cases, including complex civil and white-collar cases, with issues involving attorney fees, class actions, commercial disputes, product liability, civil rights, employment law, real estate, family law, financial elder abuse, personal injury, agency enforcement, political corruption, fraud, money laundering, embezzlement, fraudulent financial reporting, tax evasion, asset forfeiture, Internet crimes, counterfeiting, theft, and organized crime.
Audra serves on the standing Committee on Appellate Courts for the State Bar of California, as well as the Board of Directors of the California Minority Counsel Program. She formerly served on the Judicial Nominees Evaluation Commission for the State Bar, on the Executive Committee of the Board of Governors of California Women Lawyers (CWL) and as the chair of the Amicus Committee of CWL. Audra earned her B.A. in Political Science at the University of California at Berkeley, and her J.D. at New York University School of Law.