Deirdre Silverthorne

Orange County office
95 Enterprise, Suite 250
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656
Biography
Deirdre Silverthorne is a paralegal in the firm’s Orange County office. Since joining the firm in 1997, Ms. Silverthorne has developed significant expertise in insurance coverage issues relative to the pursuit of liability risk transfer on behalf of the firm’s builder and insurance company clientele. She has a proven track record of developing arguments to achieve significant recovery and successful risk transfer for both the insureds and their carriers, allowing them to attain favorable resolution of claims, the vast majority of which are in the multi-million dollar range.

Ms. Silverthorne is proficient in the various aspects of coverage, construction defect, and other types of litigation, including complex case management; fact investigation and analysis; drafting pleadings and discovery; preparing a wide range of motions including several successful dispositive motions; assisting with settlement negotiations and ADR; attending court hearings and mediation for monitoring and litigation support; and preparing for and assisting during trial.

Ms. Silverthorne has presented at and participated in prominent industry seminars. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Public Relations from California State University at Fullerton, School of Communications.