Perdigao

Perdigao, Jennifer S. Partner

Perdigao, Jennifer S. Partner

Practice Focus

Jennifer Perdigao is a partner in the Insurance practice. Her practice includes insurance coverage and defense as well as non-insurance advisory matters.

Jennifer’s defense practice primarily includes the defense of pilots and aviation businesses including FBO’s, flight schools and maintenance facilities. She also defends non-aviation businesses with respect to aviation accidents, including airplane accidents, ground liabilities and other loss arising out of aviation operations. Her experience includes investigation of airplane accidents as well as the defense of aviation litigation. This includes the defense of power companies in litigation involving aircraft impacting the power company’s assets. She also provides assistance to power company clients with respect to obstruction evaluation and compliance with FAR Part 77.

Jennifer’s extensive insurance coverage experience includes insurance coverage analysis and insurance litigation involving commercial general liability, aviation operations, construction defects, personal and advertising injury, and errors and omissions.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Licensed Pilot
  • Torrance Airport Association, Board Member
  • Lawyer Pilots Bar Association, Member
  • Ninety-Nines International Organization of Women Pilots, Long Beach Chapter Chair
  • Professional Liability Underwriting Society, Member
  • Aviation Insurance Association, Member
  • Women in Aviation International, Member
  • International Association of Insurance Professionals, Member
  • Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association, Member

Presentations

“Playing Fair In Claims Handling”, three hour course on claims handling practices in California for Continuing Insurance Education, South Bay Chapter of the International Association of Insurance Professionals, February 17, 2017

“Navigating your Aviation Insurance and your Airport Lease”, Torrance Airport Association, Torrance Airport, July 7, 2016

“Light a Fire Under Your Client: Closing the Gaps of an Insuring Agreement,” International Association of Insurance Professionals - South Bay Chapter, Torrance, California, February 9, 2016

Community Involvement

Junior League of Los Angeles, Member

Ninety-Nines, International Organization of Women Pilots, Long Beach Chapter Chairperson

Torrance Airport Association Board, Board Member

Jennifer is a private pilot and enjoys flying along the California coast to new destinations.
Jennifer also enjoys playing golf when her feet are on the ground.