Alaina Harwood

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  • J.D., magna cum laude 2022
    University of California College of the Law,
    San Francisco (formerly UC Hastings)
  • B.A., cum laude 2018
    Political Science
    University of California, Irvine

Professional Career

  • 2022 – Present
    Trucker Huss, APC
    San Francisco, California

Professional Licenses
and Affiliations

  • Member, The State Bar of California
  • Member, Bar Association of San Francisco
  • Member, Queen’s Bench
  • Member, Western Pension & Benefits Counsel

Alaina concentrates her practice in the area of employee benefits, with a focus on health and welfare plans and retirement plans. She assists plan sponsors, trustees, and other fiduciaries in all aspects of employee benefits, including on compliance and fiduciary issues related to the Internal Revenue Code, ERISA, Affordable Care Act, HIPAA, and COBRA.

During law school, Alaina served on the board of the Hastings Employment and Labor Law Student Association, as well as a Staff Editor for the Hastings Journal on Gender and the Law. In addition, she was a TA for Legal Research and Writing I. Alaina also interned for Legal Aid at Work, where she assisted low-income workers with obtaining unemployment benefits. Alaina was a member of the UC Hastings Honor Society, Order of the Coif, and Thurston Society.  Alaina also received CALI awards for the highest-class grade in the courses Legal Research & Writing I and Legal Ethics.