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Michael J. Kowalski

Michael J. KowalskiMichael J. Kowalski is an attorney in the firm’s Walnut Creek office.  As an experienced trial attorney, Mr. Kowalski has practiced for over 20 years with a focus on Civil Litigation Defense in the areas of first- and third- party claims, SIU investigations, construction defect, and numerous Examinations Under Oath.  While practicing in Southern California, Mike sat as Judge Pro Tem in a variety of courts in San Bernardino County.

In 1986 Mr. Kowalski received his Bachelor of Science in business with a focus on Management and Human Resources from Cal Poly Pomona.  In 1991 he received his Juris Doctrate from Southwestern School of Law Los Angeles.

An avid runner, hiker and baseball enthusiast, Mike has completed four marathons and over 30 half-marathons, summitted Mt. Whitney in California and Humphrey Peak in Arizona and completed one-third of the John Muir Trail.  His baseball passion lies almost exclusively with the Chicago Cubs.

Practices
Special Investigation/Insurance Fraud Litigation
Personal Injury & Premises Liability

Education
California Polytechnic University, Pomona, California B.S. 1986
Southwestern School of Law, Los Angeles, California J.D. 1991

Ontario Office

email: mkowalski@mcdowelllaw.com