David L. Axelrod began work as a teenager, selling scorecards in Dodger Stadium. After attending college, David L. Axelrod entered a career as Park Ranger and Fire Fighter, at the East Bay Regional Park District of Northern California. In 1988, David L. Axelrod graduated law school at the University of California, Berkeley, California, passed the bar, and commenced the practice of law.
David L. Axelrod worked as Deputy Attorney for CALTRANS Legal Division in Los Angeles, California, and then as Deputy Tuolumne County Counsel in Sonora, California. Mr. Axelrod established the Sierra Law Office of David L. Axelrod in June, 1991, to provide high-quality legal service for the entire Mother Lode region of Northern California, U.S.A., and continues in said private practice of law to this day.
David L. Axelrod states as follows:
"No legal system will succeed without the exercise of justice, due care, and good faith on the part of those who operate the system: Judges, jurors, witnesses, lawyers, the press, and the public at large. Within these parameters, we search for truth and strive to attain justice on behalf of our clientele and our society."