Ali Kamarei, Esq. Expert Witness
Curriculum Vitae

Contact Information

  • Phone: 650-906-7040
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Specialties & Experience

General Specialties: Automotive and Fraud

Specialty Focus: Dealership Policies & Procedures, Consumer Remedies, Consumer Legal Remedies Act, Automobile Sales Finance Act, OFAC, Monroney, Auto Fraud, MSRP, False Advertising, New and Used Automobile Transactions, Buyers Guide, Improper Disclosures

Education: J.D., Peninsula University Law School; B.S. Biology, Chemistry, San Jose State University

Years in Practice: 20+


Additional Information

Mr. Kamarei is the author and content creator for Dealer Shield, a nationwide automotive training and compliance software for both the sales and the F&I departments of new and used car dealerships, and their management. Mr. Kamarei has represented new and used car dealers for over eight years and conducted trial in a variety of cases including consumer law suits, dealership policies and procedures, new and used car sales process, fraud, CLRA violations, ASFA violations, lemon law, foreign language translations, false advertising, MSRP disclosures, Monroney requirements, dealership web site advertising, legal disclosures prior to sale of automobiles, Buyers Guide requirements, television advertisements, lender/dealer agreements, and insurance/dealer agreements. Mr. Kamarei has been a practicing trial lawyer for over twenty years. He has successfully litigated several jury and non-jury trials as well as arbitrations and mediations. He has represented clients in various jurisdictions including Northern and Southern California, Wisconsin, Florida, Montana, Texas, Maryland, Utah and New Jersey. Additionally, he has successfully argued before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals to reverse a District Court judgment. As part of his litigation practice, Mr. Kamarei has cross examined expert witnesses at depositions and at trial. Areas of Expertise include: ¬ Litigation Support/ Pre-Trial Consultation ¬ Dealership Policies and Procedures ¬ New and Used Car Sales Process ¬ CLRA, ASFA, Magnuson Moss Act, OFAC Regulations, Monroney Requirements, Buyers Guide ¬ Sufficiency of responses to CLRA Demand Letters, good faith negotiations ¬ California DMV Regulations ¬ Dealer Fraud claims ¬ Bad Faith ¬ Lemon law ¬ Vehicles sales and leasing ¬ New and used automobile transactions ¬ Auto Warranty issues ¬ Finance Documentation and Analysis ¬ Lender-Dealer relationships and agreements ¬ Legal Disclosure Requirements for Auto Dealers