Areas of Practice

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

Bar Admissions

Jonathan D. Dykstra

is experienced in managing all phases of conflicts from pre-litigation through appeals, in both state and federal courts. He has particular expertise in preparing cases for trial, and has had consistantly successful results as lead and associate trial counsel. His wide-ranging litigation experience encompasses all manner of business disputes, including premises liability, torts, employment, consumer finance, and real estate.

Jonathan earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law following his service as a Corporal with the United States Marine Corps., during which time he was deployed for Operation Iraqi Freedom. For his service, Jonathan was awarded multiple awards, including the Combat Action Ribbon. Earlier, he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy from Biola University.

Education

University of Virginia School of Law, Charlottesville, VA
Juris Doctor, May 2008

  • William Minor Lile Moot Court Competition

 

Biola University, La Mirada, CA
Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, December 2004

  • Torrey Honors Institute (1998-2001)
  • Center for Medieval & Renaissance Studies Oxford Honors Program (Winter/Spring 2000)

Other Experience

UNITED STATES MARINE CORPS. RESERVE
Camp Pendleton, CA
Corporal of Marines, 4th LAR Battalion 1998-2003

  • Ensured a constant state of readiness for 25 Light Armored Vehicles and their equipment. Activated for Operation Iraqi Freedom from February to November of 2003. Awards include Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Presidential Unit Citation, and multiple Letters of Commendation.

Admissions

  • California Bar (2008) – Bar No. 258947
  • Nevada Bar (2009) – Bar No. 11372