San Diego attorney Jamie M. Ritterbeck joined Higgs Fletcher & Mack in 2015. She primarily focuses her practice on representing the transportation industry in a variety of litigation matters including catastrophic loss claims and cargo liability.
Ms. Ritterbeck has experience representing entities and individuals in general and complex business, commercial, and professional liability litigation in state and federal courts. She has handled substantive law and motion matters, and has had significant success in obtaining dismissals through pre-trial motions including demurrers, anti-SLAPP motions, and various motions to dismiss. Her keen analytical skills contribute to her strategic, thoughtful approach with clients — providing sound advice and consistent results.
Ms. Ritterbeck earned her law degree from the University of San Diego School of Law and her undergraduate degree from Florida State University. While in law school, Ms. Ritterbeck interned at the USD School of Law’s Appellate Clinic, where she successfully represented her client before the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals and the Board of Immigration Appeals, resulting in her client’s release from federal custody. As a result of her superior work and 100 plus hours of pro bono legal services, Ms. Ritterbeck was honored as the Outstanding Clinic Intern and bestowed with the USD School of Law Certificate of Merit. She also received the CALI Award for excellence in Contracts I and Legal Writing II. Ms. Ritterbeck served as a Judicial Extern for the Honorable Nita L. Stormes of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California.