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undefinedTodd E. Chvat

Senior Associate

Tel: (949) 477-5050
Direct: (949) 610-7855


Todd E. Chvat was admitted to the California Bar in November 2005. During law school, Mr. Chvat worked as a judicial extern for the Honorable Thomas J. Whelan, District Court Judge for the United States District Court, Southern District of California. After graduating from law school, Mr. Chvat gained invaluable experience working with a small firm in Los Angeles County focusing his practice on intellectual property, real property, and business litigation.

Since joining Wright, Finlay & Zak in January 2011, Mr. Chvat has handled a wide range of complex litigation matters involving title, eminent domain, bankruptcy, and general mortgage banking disputes. In addition to his litigation efforts, Mr. Chvat has also appeared as a guest speaker regarding California Homeowner Bill of Rights compliance and has been published in industry leading publications such as Default Servicing New (DSNews). Mr. Chvat is a member of the Orange County Bar Association.


  • California State University, Fullerton (B.S., Criminal Justice, with Honors, 2001)
  • California Western School of Law (J.D., cum laude, 2005)