Amy Jo McGuigan


Amy Jo McGuigan joined Swanson & McNamara LLP in 2015. She earned her paralegal certificate from the University of California, Santa Cruz. Prior to joining Swanson & McNamara, Amy worked for the Federal Public Defender in the Northern District of California for 15 years where she assisted in several trials including four complex death penalty cases, one of which resulted in an acquittal.

Board Memberships:

  • President- San Francisco Paralegal Association
  • Vice-Chair- San Francisco Bar Association, Paralegal Section
  • Ethics Board member- National Federation of Paralegal Associations

Amy is the 2019 recipient of the California Alliance of Paralegal Associations (CAPA) Paralegal of the Year award.