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Alex Yufik

Law Firm: Forensic Assessment
Phone: (800) 810-5743

Specialties / Areas of Practice

  • Criminal Law
  • Ethics
  • Personal Injury
  • Professionalism
  • Substance Abuse


Dr. Alex Yufik is both a licensed psychologist and a licensed attorney. He obtained his law degree from Villanova University School of Law and his doctorate in clinical psychology from George Washington University in D.C. He is also Board Certified in Forensic Psychology by the American Board of Forensic Psychology. In his private practice, Dr. Yufik sees patients, conducts forensic evaluations in criminal and civil cases such as: competency to stand trial, criminal responsibility, child abuse, sex offender risk assessment, Posttraumatic Stress Disorder, psychological injury, elder abuse, financial competency and testamentary capacity. Dr. Yufik is also employed by the State Bar of California as a Case Management Supervisor at the Lawyers Assistance Program, where he supervises other clinicians in the program and conducts evaluations of attorneys who require monitored recovery and treatment from substance abuse and/or mental illness. He also assists the State Bar Court and Office of Chief Trial Counsel regarding attorneys who face disciplinary proceedings and have mental health problems.


Using A Forensic Psychologist in Your Legal Practice

Attorney and forensic psychologist Dr. Alex Yufik provides insight into utilizing a forensic psychologist in your legal practice for trial c...

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