Cassidy Davenport is a partner of Cole Pedroza and a certified appellate specialist. She is admitted to practice in the California state courts, as well as the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and the U.S. District Court, Central District of California.
Cassidy handles an array of civil matters, including arbitration, trials, appeals, writ proceedings, and Supreme Court petitions. Those matters cover a broad range of issues such as medical negligence, employment law, insurance coverage, breach of contract, and premises liability.
Cassidy has developed a particular proficiency in state appeals and writs. She has successfully obtained writ relief to prevent punitive damages against physician defendants and to reverse an order denying defendant health care providers summary judgment on a medical negligence claim. She has briefed, argued, and consulted on dozens of appellate matters, including Winn v. Pioneer Medical Group, Inc. (2016) 63 Cal.4th 148; Montague v. AMN Healthcare Inc. (2014) 223 Cal.App.4th 1515; Leal v. Mansour, M.D. (2013) 221 Cal.App.4th 638; and Villano v. Waterman Convalescent Hosp., Inc. (2010) 181 Cal.App.4th 1189, which resulted in published opinions.
Cassidy is a member of the Los Angeles and Pasadena Bar Associations, and the Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles. Cassidy has been named a Southern California Super Lawyers-Rising Star every year since 2013.