With six years of experience as an attorney, as well as two years as a paralegal, Todd P. Drakeford, Esq., brings a unique blend of legal knowledge and practical understanding to his clients’ cases.
Todd holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in History from the University of California Irvine and a Juris Doctor degree from Western State University, College of Law. This strong foundation in both humanities and law allows him to approach each case with a holistic perspective, considering both the legal and personal aspects of his clients’ situations.
Todd’s commitment to his clients is evident in his professional affiliations. He is an active member of the NAACP, Los Angeles Bar Association, and Long Beach Bar Association, demonstrating his dedication to the legal community and his commitment to upholding the rights of individuals.
One of Todd’s proudest legal achievements is securing a $1.2 million auto v. auto settlement for his client. This significant victory highlights his ability to skillfully negotiate and advocate for his clients’ interests, ensuring they receive the compensation they deserve.
Todd’s professional philosophy is rooted in the belief that every client deserves access to high-quality legal representation, regardless of their circumstances. He approaches each case with empathy and compassion, taking the time to understand his clients’ unique needs and concerns. Todd’s personal quote perfectly encapsulates his unwavering commitment to fairness and equality:
“The aim of justice is to give everyone his due.” – Cicero
Todd’s dedication to his clients, his legal expertise, and his unwavering commitment to justice make him an invaluable asset to the firm and a trusted advocate for those in need of legal representation.