Mr. Maniscalco joined The Loftin Firm LLP in 2009, and works in business and real estate law-leveraging his experience and penchant for research to solve problems. Whether it be drafting or negotiating an agreement, to navigating administrative law for a land use entitlement, to laying the foundation for successful litigation, Mr. Maniscalco looks for the most cost-effective, logical, and ethical solutions for his clients. As an advocate for small business, he emphasizes planning and legal compliance to save cost and avoid future loss.
Mr. Maniscalco is a San Diego native, growing up in Orange County. He studied computer science, economics, and literature at Marquette University, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in English. Alexander returned to California and attended the University of San Diego School of Law, focusing on real estate, corporate, and administrative law. While at the University of San Diego, Mr. Maniscalco counseled and represented clients through the Perspectives in Criminal Justice Clinic, and the Land Use Law Clinic-where he received recognition for top performance. He also worked part-time for a developer of master planned communities, assisting in land use entitlement and related environmental and contract law.
Prior to joining the Loftin Firm, Mr. Maniscalco worked at Apple, Inc., and served as a Vice President and key legal and technical resource in negotiation and litigation at a residential land development company in Orange County and the Inland Empire. He remains on the Board of Directors there.