Jennifer Ostertag

Alder Law
1875 Century Park E, Ste. 1500
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Jennifer Ostertag is an attorney at AlderLaw.  Ms. Ostertag represents individuals who have been injured by others' negligence.  She also represents employees whose employers have harassed them, discriminated against them or deprived the employees of their fair wages.

Before joining AlderLaw, Ms. Ostertag has served as associate general counsel for a top Internet search engine at the peak of the technology explosion.  Ms. Ostertag also has tried cases as lead counsel both in court and in arbitration.

Ms. Ostertag grew up in France, where she received her Baccalaur?at ?conomique et social.

Honors & Awards

Recognized by her peers as one of the Top 40 Under 40 Lawyers in Southern California from 2008 to 2012
Listed on the Rising Stars list by Southern California Super Lawyers
Named a Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers in 2014, 2108, and 2019


Loyola Marymount University, B.A., Political Science, 1995
Loyola Law School, J.D., 1999


Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles - Board of Governors
Executive Committee for the Beverly Hills Bar Association - Employment Law Section
Beverly Hills Bar Association - Co-Chair for the Committee on Empowering Women
American Association for Justice's International Relations Committee
Consumer Attorneys of California
Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles


Over the course of her career, Ms. Ostertag has tried cases as lead counsel both in court and in arbitration. Some of the settlements and verdicts Ms. Ostertag has obtained include:

$3.3 million jury verdict against owners of a Mexican hotel chain for breach of an exclusive booking contract.
$2.5 million settlement for plaintiff whose car collided with a tractor-trailer that was hidden by a dust cloud that accompanied the rig out of a field.
$1.675 million settlement for construction worker who sustained a spinal crush injury from a falling mock-up wall.
$1.125M settlement for a generator technician who sustained a brain injury as a result of discrimination based on his national origin.

Bar & Court Admissions

State Bar of California
United States District Court, Eastern District
United States District Court, Southern District
United States District Court, Central District