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Rachel A. DaPena

(Phoenix Office)

Practice Areas: Medical malpractice and insurance defense

Experience: Rachel is an experienced attorney who is passionate about her clients and the law. Prior to joining CYCN in 2016, Rachel acquired significant civil litigation experience in aggressively defending various Arizona municipalities and clients against a wide variety of claims, including cases involving product liability, general liability, catastrophic personal injury, wrongful death, construction defect, and professional malpractice. Her current practice focuses on medical malpractice defense, aviation law, and general insurance defense.

Rachel is an indispensable part of defense teams that successfully litigate diverse claims. The scope of her experience includes handling case arbitrations, obtaining dismissals of claims against municipalities, prevailing on summary judgment motions, obtaining indemnity contributions for clients, and success at the appellate court level. While pursuing her law degree, Rachel served as Vice President of the Trial Advocacy Honors Board, studied abroad in Santander, Spain, served as a child and family advocate through the Whittier Special Education Clinic, and worked at the Orange County District Attorney's Office as a Certified Law Clerk.

Education: California State University Fullerton, B.A., 2004, Criminal Justice; Whittier College of Law 2008, J.D.

Other: Rachel is admitted to practice law in all state and federal courts of Arizona and California. She is a member of the State Bars of Arizona and California. She also serves as an active committee member of the Arizona Women's Lawyers Association. In her free time, Rachel enjoys running marathons, being outdoors, volunteering in the community, and spending time with her family.

Contact: 602-452-660 or at rdapena@cycn-phx.com.

101 North 1st Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85003
3450 East Sunrise Drive Arizona 85718