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Kaitlin Cswaykus is a multi-faceted healthcare litigation lawyer who approaches complex legal issues with a methodical, client-focused mindset. Her diverse civil litigation experience spans more than a decade. Her primary area of focus is healthcare litigation, including medical malpractice and healthcare liability claims.

She defends healthcare institutions and professionals, adeptly identifying critical issues at the outset of litigation and working with clients to develop a strategy that protects their interests. Listening to clients and honoring their concerns and the concerns of their stakeholders is a high priority for her.

Kaitlin also serves the insurance, hospitality, and retail industries.  She litigates personal injury and insurance coverage matters in state and federal courts, and she truly loves federal litigation.

Representative Experience

First chaired arbitration in a commercial litigation matter and obtained a defense award for the client.

Defended publicly traded company in a healthcare liability claim, resulting in a favorable outcome for the client.

Obtained summary judgment for apartment complex in a premises liability matter.

Obtained favorable settlement on behalf of international insurer in a Texas Insurance Code/bad faith matter.

Assisted in obtaining favorable outcome for large educational non-profit in a personal injury matter.

Defendant physician in wrongful death claim, resulting in a favorable outcome.

Obtained dismissal under Federal Rule of Civil Procedure 12(b)(6) of a California-based entertainment company in a personal injury matter.

Obtained favorable settlement on behalf of nightclub in a Dram Shop matter.

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Education, Admissions & Activities


University of Iowa College of Law

J.D., 2011
Law Review Contributing Editor

University of Iowa

B.B.A., 2008
Presidential Scholar
Mock Trial Team

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Court Admissions

United States District Court of Texas

Northern, Southern, Eastern, Western

United States District Court of Illinois


Professional and Community Activities

Dallas Bar Association

STEER Mentor; Ethics Committee

Dallas Association of Young Lawyers

Dallas Association of Women Lawyers

Dallas Volunteer Attorney Program

Spring Valley Athletic Association Girls’ Volleyball