California Law Firm Beach Cowdrey Owen Announces Name Change to Beach Cowdrey Jenkins

Oxnard, CA, July 09, 2017 --( Prominent California law firm Beach  Cowdrey  Owen, which has  offices in Ventura County and Sacramento,  has officially changed its name to Beach  Cowdrey  Jenkins, LLP, following the promotion of attorney  Spencer Jenkins  to  named  partner and  partner Melinda Owen’s transition to “of counsel” to the firm. 

“Spencer is an aggressive, successful  trial lawyer who continually excels in his areas of  practice  which  include  complex civil litigation defending healthcare and human services  providers,”  said  Thomas  Beach, the firm’s senior partner. “In renaming the firm, we are pleased to showcase his  levels of expertise, leadership  and integrity as he continues to provide the  effective,  strategic  counsel our firm is known for.” 

Since joining  the firm in 2011, Jenkins  has represented several healthcare providers, including hospitals, skilled nursing facilities, residential care facilities, physicians and nurses, against claims of medical malpractice, personal injury, elder abuse and wrongful death.  His success in the courtroom adds to the firm’s record  for  trying and winning more  long-term care  elder abuse cases than any other  defense  firm  in California. 

"I'm  excited  to  continue strengthening our firm's position as  a leading law firm in California defending long-term care and human services providers in high stakes litigation matters. Likewise, as a long-term  resident of Ventura County,  I'm  committed to expanding our firm's local presence by providing top-notch litigation services to Ventura County businesses," Jenkins said.   

Jenkins began his career as a civil litigator in Washington D.C., specializing in antitrust and complex commercial litigation. He  received  his Juris Doctorate from The American University, Washington College of Law in Washington, D.C., and  is a member of the State Bar of California, the American Bar Association and the Ventura County Bar Association.  He is the co-author of several published articles regarding class action litigation and federal civil procedure.  

Jenkins is fluent in  Spanish and is actively involved in his church and local community organizations, including the Boy Scouts of America. He is a member of the National Eagle Scouts Association and enjoys surfing, sailing, golfing and fly fishing. He lives in  Camarillo with his wife and children. 

Beach Cowdrey Jenkins, LLP is a full-service  law firm focused on the defense of healthcare providers, long-term care and human services  providers in  civil litigation, writs  and  appeals, as well as administrative proceedings in state and federal courts.  Practice  areas  also  include  employment law and  the defense of skilled nursing facilities,  rehabilitation  facilities,  assisted living/residential care facilities, physicians,  and hospitals in medical malpractice, professional negligence  and  managed care litigation. The firm’s in-house staff includes nurses and paralegals with extensive healthcare, human services and elder care experience.  

Ranked by legal peers as AV Preeminent, the firm is recognized statewide by attorneys as practicing at the highest level of professional excellence. 

The firm has two offices from which it provides  legal services to  the medical/healthcare industry  throughout California.  Beach Cowdrey Jenkins, LLP’s  Southern California office is located at 500 E. Esplanade Dr., Suite 1400, Oxnard.  It serves northern California from its Sacramento office located at 2150 River Plaza Dr., #330, Sacramento.  For more information  about the firm, visit  
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