Jodi Swick Named to Daily Journal’s Top Women Lawyers 2024

June 20, 2024

Firm News

McDowell Hetherington partner Jodi K. Swick has been honored as one of the top performing women lawyers in California by the Daily Journal in its annual report, “Top Women Lawyers 2024.” This coveted ranking recognizes 100 elite women lawyers in the state who have achieved significant victories for clients and have impacted the legal industry as a whole.

The feature highlights Jodi as a go-to trial attorney for insurance coverage law, and her recent successes before the Ninth Circuit and in federal district court.

Insurance coverage is Jodi’s specialty. She represents insurers in all types of matters – ranging from complex coverage issues, bad faith disputes, financial elder abuse claims to contractual negotiations, regulatory issues, and specialized business concerns. Jodi has litigated cases in virtually every line of coverage with limits and benefits ranging from a few thousand dollars to hundreds of millions of dollars. Her experience includes general liability, personal lines, entertainment liability, errors and omissions, employment liability, health, life, disability, ERISA, and professional liability policies.

“I am thrilled with this well-deserved honor for Jodi,” said David T. McDowell, Managing Partner of McDowell Hetherington. “She is an outstanding attorney for her clients and a terrific mentor to our firm’s younger lawyers.”

To view Jodi’s full profile for “Top Women Lawyers 2024,” click here: Daily Journal – Jodi K. Swick (subscription required)


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