Shirley Carpenter-Bridwell

Senior Counsel

Ms. Bridwell is a senior counsel with Ford, Walker, Haggerty & Behar, and has over 25 years experience as a business litigation attorney with an emphasis on insurance defense and bad faith cases. She also has experience in the fields of general liability, premise liability, motor vehicle liability, medical/dental malpractice, estate planning and probate, and specializes in law and motion work. She is a member of the California Bar Association and Association of Southern California Defense Counsel (ASCDC).

She was a competitive ice skater in her youth, and still enjoys skating and any activities involving the ocean and beach. She resides with her family in Manhattan Beach, California.

California, 1999
United States District Court, 1999

Graduate of Southwestern University School of Law
Graduate of Pepperdine University with a masters degree in business administration (M.B.A.)
Graduate of California State University, Northridge, with an undergraduate degree in Communications.