Caitlin R. Dwelley is an associate attorney with Neumiller & Beardslee. A member of the firm’s litigation department, Ms. Dwelley represents plaintiffs and defendants on personal, business, bankruptcy, agriculture, and real estate litigation matters.
Ms. Dwelley joined the firm in 2015 upon completion of a legal fellowship with the Hon. Consuelo M. Callahan of Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Prior to her fellowship in the Ninth Circuit, Ms. Dwelley clerked for the Hon. Linda L. Lofthus of the San Joaquin Superior Court.
Ms. Dwelley earned her Juris Doctor and a specialization in Intellectual Property Law, with honors from the Santa Clara Santa Clara University School of Law in 2013. While at the Santa Clara University School of Law, Ms. Dwelley helped found the annual Sports Law Publication and twice serviced as its editor. Ms. Dwelley also served as one of the original board members of the Santa Clara University Institute of Sports Law and Ethics (ISLE). She continues to serve as a board member today, chairing the committee on community outreach.
Prior to attending the Santa Clara University School of Law, Ms. Dwelley attended Stanford University, where she graduated with a B.A. in Political Science and was a member of the women’s varsity swim team. Ms. Dwelley swam at the elite level, representing the United States in international competitions in Europe and Australia. She also competed in the 2008 U.S. Olympic Swim Team Trials Meet.
Ms. Dwelley is admitted to practice in the State of California and the U.S. District Court in the Eastern District of California. She is also a member of the Sports Lawyers Association, the San Joaquin County Bar Association, and the Consuelo M. Callahan Inn of Court.