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Margaret is an associate in the Insurance Recovery Group where she advises clients on a variety of insurance matters. Prior to joining Reed Smith, Margaret was an associate with a West Coast AmLaw 500 firm where she defended large corporations, investor-owned public utilities, and property owners during all stages of litigation. These matters included environmental clean-up and wildfire ligation along with catastrophic transportation accidents and real property disputes.


  • Notre Dame Law School, 2015, J.D., magna cum laude
  • University of San Francisco, 2010, B.A., cum laude

  • California

  • U.S. District Court - Central District of California
  • U.S. District Court - Eastern District of California