Position:Attorney of Counsel
Claire Kennedy-Wilkins is an Of Counsel attorney at Springer Ayeni, A Professional Law Corporation. She has spent her legal career representing employees in ERISA cases and currently handles all aspects of ERISA disability, medical, and life insurance benefit claims. She first started working on ERISA cases during law school. Upon graduation she spent a year serving as a Law Clerk to the Honorable Irma E. Gonzalez (Ret.) of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California before joining a Bay Area plaintiff-side ERISA law firm. Claire particularly enjoys guiding clients through the often daunting and unfamiliar world of insurance company claims and litigation by putting them at ease with the process and providing them with experienced legal representation.
University of California, Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 2003 (magna cum laude, Tony Patiño Fellow); Mount Holyoke College, B.A., 1998 (cum laude).
Contributing Author, Employee Benefits Law, Third Edition (Bloomberg BNA).