Jazmin J. Alagha is a partner with Ybarra Maldonado & Alagha, PLLC. Her practice areas include plaintiffs and personal injury litigation. She has been practicing law in the valley for the last ten (10) years.
Born and raised in Salvatierra, Guanajuato, Mexico. At the age of six (6), her family immigrated to the United States in search for a better life. Her struggles shaped her passion and drive for the law and justice. Ms. Alagha quickly fell in love with Arizona and is proud to call Phoenix her home.
Ms. Alagha graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Political Science major and a minor in Women’s Studies from Arizona State University. In 2008, she continued her legal studies at Arizona State and graduated with a Juris Doctorate degree in 2008 from Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at ASU. During law school, Ms. Alagha focused on trial practice and participated in the Jencks Closing Arguments competition. She also worked with the Federal Public Defender’s office during her second and third year in law school.
Ms. Alagha continued her pursuit to becoming a trial attorney when she joined the Maricopa County Public Defender’s office following a year of practice in immigration law at a local boutique immigration firm. As felony trial attorney, she managed a heavy caseload ranging from minor drug possession to large scale drug conspiracy and aggravated dangerous offenses.
Eventually, Ms. Alagha opened her own law firm and eventually partnered with Ray Ybarra Maldonado to provide exceptional services and reliable representation to Latinos, immigrants, and Hispanic communities in Arizona.
Ms. Alagha is a 2015 graduate of the Bar Leadership Institute. She served on the Committee on Minorities and Women in the Law from 2015-2018. She has also been named Super Lawyers Rising Stars.