Jessica L. Phillips

Jessica L. Phillips
Jessica L. Phillips

Maho Prentice, LLP. Attroneys At Law

629 State St. Suite 217
Santa Barbara, CA 93101
Phone: 805-962-1930
Fax: 805-456-2141
[email protected]

Jessica is an associate attorney of the law offices of Maho & Prentice, LLP. She practices civil litigation with an emphasis on representing plaintiffs in personal injury, product liability, wrongful death, toxic tort, and sudden and catastrophic injuries.

Prior to joining Maho & Prentice, LLP, Jessica was a trial attorney at a boutique law firm in Baltimore, Maryland that focused its practice on complex civil litigation, representing plaintiffs in personal injury and insurance matters. As part of the trial team, she successfully tried multiple cases and obtained multimillion-dollar verdicts on behalf of her clients. Jessica also worked as trial counsel at a law firm in Venice, California representing clients in the art, fashion, music, entertainment, and photography industries, with a focus on copyright and contract litigation.

Jessica has been selected by Super Lawyers as a Rising Star in 2016, 2017, 2018, and 2019. This honor recognizes the top 2.5% of all attorneys under 40 years of age. She is also an Associate Fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America, an invitation-only trial lawyer honorary society composed of less than one-half of one percent of American lawyers. She has also been a speaker at a national litigation conference on the topic of insurance coverage and the implications in litigation

Areas of Practice

-Personal Injury
-Serious and Catastrophic Injuries
-Wrongful Death
-Injuries to Minors
-Serious Automobile Accidents

Bar Admissions

Maryland, 2011
U.S. District Court District of Maryland, 2012
California, 2012
U.S. District Court Central District of California, 2018


University of Baltimore School of Law, Baltimore, Maryland
J.D. - 2011
High Point University, High Point, North Carolina B.A. - 2008
Honors: cum laude
Honors: Dean's List
Major: Human Relations
Minor: Concentration in nonprofit and business organizations

Professional Associations and Memberships

Santa Barbara County Bar Association, 2019 to Present
Santa Barbara Women Lawyers, 2019 to Present
Litigation Counsel of America, 2017 to Present


Alpha Delta Omega Honor Society
Super Lawyers, Rising Star
Million Dollar Advocates Forum
Pro Bono Activities
Operation Jump Start, Mentor, 2018 to Present

Past Positions

Doniger / Burroughs, Associate Attorney, 2018 to 2019
Law Offices of Evan K. Thalenberg, P.A., Associate Attorney, 2012 to 2018



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