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T: (714) 581-8808
F: (714) 581-8809
949 South Coast Dr., Ste 555
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Jessica Ruswick, Esq. is a Partner at Lewis-Traut & Ruswick, APC. Her practice includes estate, business, and tax planning, as well as probate and trust administration.

Ms. Ruswick earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of Richmond School of Law, where she was awarded the prestigious full-merit John Marshall Scholarship.  While at Richmond Law, Ms. Ruswick served as Manuscript Editor on the Richmond Journal of Law and Technology, the first law review in the world to be published exclusively online.  In law school, Ms. Ruswick excelled in her Business Planning, Corporate Finance, Uniform Commercial Code, and Contracts Drafting classes.  Prior to law school, Ms. Ruswick earned her Bachelors of Arts degree in English, with a minor in History, from Boston College in a mere three years.

In her practice, Ms. Ruswick enjoys creating custom-tailored solutions to help clients achieve their business and estate planning goals. She is passionate about providing her clients the highest level of legal excellence and care. Ms. Ruswick recently authored the OC Lawyer Magazine article “Estate Planning in a Digital Age: Protecting Your Digital Assets” and is a member of the Orange County Bar Association, the Orange County Women Lawyers Association, and the Asian Pacific American Bar Association.

Outside of the office, Ms. Ruswick enjoys cooking, hiking, and spending time with her fiancé and family.

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T: (714) 581-8808
F: (714) 581-8809
949 South Coast Dr., Ste 555
Costa Mesa, CA 92626

Bar Admissions

  • State Bar of California


  • J.D., University of Richmond School of Law, Richmond, VA
  • B.A., Boston College, Chestnut Hill, MA

Areas of Practice


Lewis-Traut & Ruswick, APC
949 South Coast Drive, Suite 555
Costa Mesa, CA  92626
Phone: (714) 581-8808
Fax: (714) 581-8809


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