Jennifer Raphael

Jennifer Raphael began her legal career as a certified law student during her time in law school. She gained immense practical experience in client interaction, participated in the case selection process, and immersed herself in all aspects of litigation while still a student in preparation for her career as an attorney. As Of Counsel at Rothschild & Alwill APC and for more than 15 years, Ms. Raphael has focused on employment law at both the state and federal level. She is well versed in all aspects of:

  •           Employment
  •           Sexual Harassment
  •           Wrongful Termination
  •           Discrimination
  •           Wage and Hour Disputes
  •           Breach of Contract
  •           Employment Agreement Negotiations

When she’s not practicing law, Ms. Raphael spends considerable time supporting non-profit organizations and has served on the board of directors for the Santa Barbara chapter of the Legal Aid Foundation. She currently holds a position on the board for Artists for Autism Awareness and regularly supports fundraising for autism.

Bar Association

  • State Bar of California, 2003
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California

Professional Association

  • William L. Gordon Inn of Court
  • Santa Barbara Bar Association
  • State Bar of California, Member in Good Standing


  • AVVO Rating of “Good”
  • Client-Rated 5.0 out of 5.0, Martindale-Hubbell

Pro Bono Activities

  • Legal Aid Foundation, Santa Barbara Chapter, Board of Directors
  • Autism Awareness, Board for Artists


  • Greek