Jennifer Perdigao

Perdigao, Jennifer S. Partner

Perdigao, Jennifer S. Partner

Practice Focus

Jennifer S. Perdigao is a partner and Co-Chair of the Litigation and Transportation Practice Group. She is Managing Partner of Tressler's Los Angeles, California office. Her practice includes insurance coverage and defense as well as non-insurance advisory matters.

Jennifer’s insurance coverage experience includes insurance coverage analysis and insurance litigation involving commercial general liability, aviation operations, personal and advertising injury, construction defects, environmental coverage and professional lines.

Jennifer’s defense litigation experience involves a wide range of matters including the defense of wrongful death, personal injury and property damage claims arising out of premises, aviation accidents, airport operations, motor vehicle accidents and products liability. 

Outside the insurance context, Jennifer provides counseling in connection with FAR compliance, risk management and aviation contracts. Jennifer has training and experience with employment law matters including FEHA claims and wage and hour matters.

Memberships & Affiliations

  • Licensed Pilot
  • Torrance Airport Association, Board Member
  • Lawyer Pilots Bar Association, Member
  • Ninety-Nines International Organization of Women Pilots, Southwest Section Director
  • 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


Recent Articles and Blogs


Presentations & Events


“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.