JODI A. KONORTISenior Attorney at Law
Practice AreasCommunity Association Counsel
EducationSimon Fraser University, 2001
California Western School of Law, 2005
Affiliations and MembershipsState Bar of California
American Bar Association
San Diego County Bar Association, Real Estate Division
Community Associations Institute (CAI), Member & San Diego Chapter Magazine Committee Member
California Association of Community Managers (CACM)
OverviewJodi A. Konorti graduated from California Western School of Law in 2005. Jodi originates from Vancouver, British Columbia, and holds her Bachelor of Arts degree in criminology from Simon Fraser University in Vancouver. While at California Western, Jodi served on the Board of Editors as Executive Lead Articles Editor for the California Western Law Review and International Law Journal and was an Honors Instructor for Legal Skills I. Jodi also served as a Judicial Extern to Justice Alex C. McDonald in the California Court of Appeal, Fourth District, Division One.
After passing the California State Bar in 2005, Jodi was Associate General Counsel for one of San Diego’s largest real estate brokerages, until she moved to private practice. Jodi practiced in the area of real estate law where she represented real estate brokers, agents, and private parties in transactional and litigation matters, including landlord-tenant disputes, residential and commercial real property purchase and sale disputes, residential and commercial lease disputes, and easement disputes.
Jodi joined Epsten Grinnell & Howell, APC, in 2008 as a transactional attorney and assists the firm’s clients with document interpretation and amendment, contract review and negotiation, dispute resolution, easement issues, covenant enforcement, corporate governance, and a multitude of other common interest development and real estate matters. Since joining the firm, Jodi has authored and published numerous legal advisories and magazine articles on a wide-range of common interest development legal issues and has gained a reputation for bringing reason to high-conflict disputes and being prompt in project completion and response.
Jodi is a member of the State Bar of California, the American Bar Association, and the Real Estate Division of the San Diego County Bar Association. Jodi is also a member of the San Diego Chapter of the Community Association Institute’s Community Insider magazine committee.
Epsten Grinnell & Howell, APC Articles
Events & Speaking Engagements
On my downtime, I enjoy spending quality time with my husband and young daughter, traveling (I’ve been lucky enough to explore 22 countries so far), strengthening my 20 years of yoga practice, and snowboarding (going on 27 years of snowboarding fun).