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Ashleigh Elizabeth Aitken

Personal injury Attorney at Santa Ana, CA

5.0   1 review
  • Licensed for 21 years
    State CA
    Acquired 2002
    Active No misconduct found

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About Ashleigh

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Ashleigh Aitken is Of Counsel at Aitken * Aitken * Cohn, where she specializes in complex business litigation, class actions and major personal injury cases.

Ms. Aitken, a graduate of USC Law School, is a former federal prosecutor, practicing in the Los Angeles and Santa Ana Office of the United States Attorney in the Central District of California. While serving as an Assistant United States Attorney, Ms. Aitken prosecuted cases involving armed bank robbery, narcotics, mail and wire fraud, child pornography and firearms violations. She has tried several criminal cases and argued before the 9th Circuit.

Prior to becoming a prosecutor, Ms. Aitken was a civil litigator with the law firm of Morrison Foerster, LLP, specializing in complex business litigation and class action defense. While there she tried civil cases in both federal and state court. She began her practice at Nossaman, Guthner, Knox & Elliott, LLP working on environmental and condemnation litigation.

Ms. Aitken is a recognized trial lawyer and was named President of the Orange County Bar Association for 2015. She has also been honored as "Attorney of the Year" by Orange County Women Lawyers, "Super Lawyer" by Super Lawyers Magazine and "Attorney of the Month" by Orange County Attorney Journal. She continues to be featured in an array of publications including Orange Coast Magazine and Orange County Lawyer.

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Ashleigh Aitken is Invited as a special guest in PBS SoCal's Inside OC with Rick Reiff.


Ashleigh Elizabeth Aitken


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Posted by anonymous | November 30, 2017
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Superb Legal Service
Ashleigh represented us in our case and we couldn't have asked for a better attorney. She handled our case with such professionalism, determination, and care. She guided us every step of the way, and although it was a long process, she was always happy to help and listen to our concerns. She made the legal process of our claim so easy in what was one of the most stressful times of our lives. I cannot recommend her enough!
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  • Contingency 25%-40%


AVVO RATING 10.0 (Superb)

Work Experience

  • Of Counsel
  • Aitken Aitken Cohn
  • 2010 - Present


  • University of Southern California Law School
  • Juris Doctorate
  • 2002

Sample of Legal Cases

  • Vego v. Southern California Edison
  • Confidential


  • Orange County Bar Association
  • President
  • 2015 - Present
  • 32nd District Agricultural Association-OC Fair
  • Chairwoman
  • 2014 - Present
  • Orange County Trial Lawyers Association;
  • Member
  • 2002 - Present
  • Consumer Attorneys of California
  • Member
  • 2002 - Present
  • Celtic Bar Association
  • President-Elect
  • 2014 - 2014
  • City of Anaheim Community Services Board
  • Chair
  • 2012 - 2013
  • Orange County Women Lawyers Association
  • President
  • 2010 - 2011
  • Orange County Bar Foundation
  • Member
  • 2004 - 2007
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Languages Spoken

  • English

Honors and Awards

  • Attorney of the Month
  • Orange County Attorney Journal
  • 2015
  • Attorney of the Year
  • Orange County Women Lawyers Association
  • 2014

Speaking Engagements

  • CAOIE Annual Palm Springs Seminar
  • Deposing the Evasive Witness
  • 2015

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Santa Ana Personal injury Lawyer Ashleigh Elizabeth Aitken
Ashleigh Elizabeth Aitken
Personal injury Attorney
Santa Ana, CA
Licensed for 21 years