Professional Profiles

Lori L. Dunivan


University of San Diego School of Law, San Diego, California
Juris Doctor, 1983

University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
B.A., French Education (With Highest Distinction), 1979


Lori Dunivan has over 30 years of civil litigation experience in Southern California. She has represented and advised individuals, land owners, business owners, product manufacturers/distributors, engineers, developers and subcontractors in all phases of litigation and has handled a broad spectrum of matters including construction defect, real estate transaction disputes, contract and business disputes, product liability, premises liability and appeals.  Ms. Dunivan has extensive legal writing experience which includes a wide array of pleadings, demands, discovery, motions, trial and appellate briefs, jury instructions, settlement agreements, releases, and proposed orders, findings, statements of decision and judgments. Prior to joining THOMAS|LUCAS, Ms. Dunivan was with the law firm of O’Connor, Packer & Dunivan for 28 years, and a partner/shareholder of that firm for 20 years.

Professional Associations / Memberships

  • State Bar of California, Bar No. 110540, Admitted 1983
  • United States District Court, Southern California
  • United States District Court, Central California