Sheila K. McDonald



EXPERIENCE

Sheila McDonald has a wide range of experience litigating professional liability, personal injury, insurance coverage and business litigation cases. Her practice includes representing architects and engineers in disputes involving commercial and residential projects. She also counsels clients on complex insurance coverage matters. Sheila has resolved numerous matters prior to trial by prevailing on motions for summary judgment and summary adjudication. She has represented clients at trial and arbitration, as well as before the Court of Appeal. Sheila also has substantial experience in the fields of construction risk management and surety bonding.

EDUCATION

Mount St. Mary's College, Los Angeles
Bachelor of Arts-Liberal Arts, 1995
 
Whittier Law School, Costa Mesa, California
Juris Doctor, summa cum laude, 2004
Executive Editor, Whittier Law Review
West Publishing Award for Outstanding Scholastic Achievement
CALI Excellence Awards (Legal Writing, Securities Law,
            Commercial Transactions, Patent Law, Civil Procedure,
            Criminal Law, Williams and Trusts)

MEMBERSHIPS AND PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

State Bar of California
United States District Court, Central District of California
United States District Court, Northern District of California
Orange County Bar Association

CONTACT INFO

California Office (949) 837-8200

smcdonald@weildrage.com