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Jude A. Cisneros

San Diego
Direct: (619) 272-2628




General Corporate & Commercial
Litigation and Dispute Resolution
Commercial Litigation
E-Discovery and Information Risk
Breach of Contract and Business Torts



J.D. - University of Wisconsin-Madison
B.A. - University of New Mexico


Conversational French

Jude A. Cisneros is a business lawyer, consultant, and litigator with broad experience as in-house corporate counsel and as independent general counsel.

He has extensive experience advising business and corporate executives, directors, officers and other leaders, as well as start-ups, entrepreneurs and small to mid-sized firms. As in-house counsel, Jude managed civil cases and litigation counsel throughout the country. He has broad experience in business and corporate disputes, officer and director liability, contract enforcement, general liability, tort litigation, commercial litigation and premises liability. Jude has also worked internationally with clients in Mexico, Puerto Rico, Peru, the UK, and China.

Jude received his J.D. from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and his undergraduate degree from the University of New Mexico in his hometown of Albuquerque. He has practiced law in California, New Mexico, Wisconsin, and Arkansas. He's been admitted to practice in all California Federal District Courts, the New Mexico District Court, and the 9th and 10th Circuit Courts of Appeal.

Jude has been a long-time member of the Hispanic National Bar Association, including serving as Region XII Deputy President for the state of Arkansas from 2008 to 2011. He has also spoken on panels at conferences and CLE seminars in various parts of the country on topics including premises safety, risk, indemnity actions, evidence, in-house practice and career training.