Our attorneys have a depth of experience second to none. Mr. Swigart has opened his first law office in 2003 and has been serving people in California and nationally since then. Mr. Swigart has provided significant pro bono services to a variety of local clients and donated significant amounts of money, as cypress awards, to legal aid and local law schools.
Mr. Swigart was born in Orange County, California. He earned his undergraduate degree from the University of California at Riverside where he received a Bachelor of Science in Business with a double emphasis in Accounting and Finance. He attended California Western School of Law on an academic scholarship and graduated Cum Laude.
Mr. Swigart is a licensed attorney admitted to the State Bar of California as well as Washington D.C., Washington state, Wisconsin and Michigan. He is a member of the San Diego County Bar Association, Riverside County Bar Association, San Bernardino County Bar Association, the National Association of Consumer Advocates, the Federal Bar Association, Consumer Attorneys of California, the American Association of Justice.
Rahil Swigart is an attorney who specializes in corporate and real estate law, business litigation and insolvency. Ms. Swigart has dedicated her legal practice to helping individuals and businesses from entity formation through bankruptcy. She has represented small individual business clients to large corporations in matters of varying complexity from general business operations to contracts and litigation.
Jayson Swigart is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson School of Law; former President of the Student Bar Association, Member of the Moot Court, ADR, and Epsten, Grinnell & Howell APC Trial Advocacy Program Honor Societies; and held positions on the executive boards of ALSA, APALSA, and PILF. Jayson graduated from the University of California Riverside with a Bachelors of Arts in Philosophy where Jayson competed for the University’s inaugural NCAA Division I Track & Field and Cross County Programs. Mr. Swigart is a licensed attorney admitted to the State Bar of California.
Spencer Pfeiff is a native Californian, born and raised in California’s Central Valley. Spencer graduated from California State University, Fullerton (class of 2017) where he received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Liberal Studies. Spencer then attended Thomas Jefferson School of Law, where he was a member of the Alternative Dispute Resolution Honor Society. During law school, Spencer represented TJSOL in the ABA Client Counseling competition and was the recipient of eight CALI Excellence for the Future Awards. Spencer graduated law school magna cum laude in 2021. Spencer is a licensed attorney admitted to the State Bar of California. He currently practices consumer protection law representing clients’ interests in Federal, State, and arbitration venues.
- Angelique Vasquez was born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa, where she graduated with her Law degree in 2008. She then did her articles of clerkship as a Candidate Attorney at Legal Aid South Africa and was formally admitted as an attorney at the Western Cape High Court in 2012. After a short stint in private practice, she joined forces with a fellow attorney to start a new law firm, which is still operational today. In 2016, Angelique moved to San Diego, California, where she picked up valuable insight into the US Judicial system through honorably serving as a Judicial Extern to Judge Allison H. Goddard of the United States District Court for the Southern District of California.
- Jacob Ainciart (Jake) is Of Counsel at Swigart Law Group in the Wildfire Litigation section of the firm. Jake joins SLG after working on several high-profile cases against large utility companies who have caused fires throughout California, where has has represented over 1,000 individuals. Jake works closely with clients to ensure that their case values are maximized and they are fully informed of the progress of their cases. Jake attended Americans University Washington College of Law and Kogod School of Business where attained his Juris Doctor and Master of Business Administration, respectively. Jake lives in Santa Barbara, CA where he enjoys cooking, gardening, spearfishing, playing music and spending time with his dog, Kona. Jake is on the board of Directors for the Santa Barbara Young Professionals Club and volunteers through the Council on Alcoholism and Drug Abuse Mentor Program.
- Loveleen Bajwa was born in San Diego, California. She graduated from the University of California, Riverside in 2017 with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, Law & Society. During her time as an undergraduate, Loveleen was a member of the Panhellenic sorority Pi Beta Phi where she served as the committee chair for Policy and Standards Board in 2016 and the committee chair for Leadership and Nominating Committee in 2017. Loveleen also served as a co-captain for UC Riyaazat, a Bollywood fusion dance team.
Loveleen attend Thomas Jefferson School of Law in San Diego and graduated in 2021. She is the former Editor-in-Chief of Thomas Jefferson Law Review and was published in the journal in 2022. She served on the Student Bar Association and 4eas the American Bar Association representative in 2021.
Ivette Hernandez was born and raised in Las Vegas where she graduated high school and pursued higher education. She has been part of numerous events and food drives giving back to her community. She has participated in mock trials in Washington D.C. and has been active in the Future Latino Leaders Law Camp Program since 2014. Ivette has been building her career in the legal field for over 7 years. She has experience in handling and assisting with car accidents, injury law, family law, estate, and now stepping into digital privacy and consumer protection law. She is passionate about putting her knowledge and skills to use to help bring the best possible outcome to each client.
Melina Nava was born and raised in San Diego. She has served the community since 2013 and is currently the intake specialist at Swigart Law Group. Melina enjoys helping clients and listening to any legal issues they may have to properly connect them with the right resources for their legal needs.