2019 Distinguished Graduate Award

Congratulations Shawn McCann

TIME: 4:00pm
DATE: 2/01/19

We are honored to announce the 2019 St. Philomena School Distinguished Graduate is Shawn McCann. Shawn graduated from St. Philomena School in 1992 and then went on to Kennedy Catholic High School and Villanova University where he graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science degree. Shawn attended law school and graduated from Loyola Law School Los Angeles in 2003. Shawn McCann began practicing law in 2003. Throughout his career, Shawn has received awards and recognition for his client advocacy skills and dedication to excellence by several attorney organizations. In 2011, Shawn received the F. Scott Baldwin Trial Lawyer of the Year Award from the American Association for Justice, New Lawyers Division. He was also awarded the Presidential Award by the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles in 2011. Each year from 2005 to 2013, Shawn was named a Super Lawyers Rising Star. Shawn was recognized as a Super Lawyer in 2014, 2015, 2016, and 2017. Shawn was recognized for the Best Lawyers in America Personal Injury Litigation Plaintiffs award in 2018. Shawn was recently named as the youngest president ever of the Southern California Trial Lawyers Association. Shawn is a partner at BD&J law firm in Beverly Hills, CA. When Shawn was told about being recognized he stated, “I am honored to be considered for and to receive such an award. I know that the success I have had in the professional realm and in my family life is due in large part to my years at St. Philomena.” Congratulations Shawn, we are so proud to recognize you for all that you have accomplished!!