About Alex M. Chazen, Esq.

Alex M. Chazen, Esq. is a Partner in Kahana & Feld's real estate, construction, and insurance defense practice groups. Mr. Chazen primarily handles construction and real estate law and has represented all sides of these types of disputes, including developers, general contractors, trade contractors, owners, and buyers. Mr. Chazen works with his clients at all stages of a project, from site planning and the drafting of contract and project documents through actual construction, the sales process, and litigation that often arises during and after the construction phase. Mr. Chazen also works with his clients to develop risk management strategy, business and project planning, and dispute resolution prior to the initiation of litigation.

Mr. Chazen lives in Newport Beach with his wife and two children.  In his free time, he enjoys coaching youth soccer, cheering on his beloved Dodgers, Clippers, and Chelsea FC, and spending time at the beach with his family.


  • Loyola Law School in Los Angeles (Juris Doctor)
    • Scott Moot Court Honors Board, Associate Justice
    • Tax Appeals Assistance Program, Student Attorney
    • Los Angeles, Country District Attorney’s Office, Law Clerk
  • University of California, Irvine (Bachelors of Arts in Political Science)


  • State Bar of California
  • State Bar of Texas
  • US District Court of the Central District of California


  • Obtained multiple favorable settlements on behalf of developers and general contractors in construction defect litigation.
  • Successfully argued against Type I indemnity agreement, negating $4 million dollar claim against client.

Professional Highlights

Community Involvement

  • Law Firm Anti-Racism Alliance, Housing Working Group, Co-Chair
  • Building Hope: City of Hope, Real Estate and Construction Industries Council
  • Director of Education – CLM Orange County Chapter
  • Secretary/Treasurer – Orange County Bar Association Construction Section