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  • University of Missouri, B.S. political science (2006) cum laude
  • University of Missouri, B.A. international studies (2006) cum laude
  • University of Missouri, B.B.A. international business (2006) cum laude
  • University of San Diego School of Law, J.D. (2012) cum laude
  • University of San Diego School of Law, LL.M. taxation (2014) Dean's Academic Scholarship, cum laude


  • California
Tiffanie McDowell, Associate Orange County
Phone: +1 949.798.1369
3 Park Plaza, 20th Floor
Irvine, CA 92614-8505

Tiffanie McDowell is an associate in Crowell & Moring's Orange County office, where she practices in the firm's Antitrust Group.  She focuses her practice primarily on complex antitrust recovery.  

Prior to joining Crowell & Moring, Tiffanie was an associate at a business litigation firm in San Diego. There, she represented a variety of clients, including software companies, law firms, and government contractors in state and federal court in various business and employment matters. Tiffanie also served as an adjunct professor at the University of San Diego School of Law, where she taught appellate advocacy. 

Tiffanie earned both her J.D. and her LL.M. in taxation, cum laude and with honors, from the University of San Diego School of Law. She received multiple academic scholarships and awards for earning the highest grade in multiple courses. During law school, Tiffanie served as a judicial extern for the Honorable William Q. Hayes in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California and was a member of the San Diego International Law Journal. Additionally, Tiffanie represented the University of San Diego at multiple national moot court competitions, where she received best brief and best oral advocate awards. 

Before law school, Tiffanie graduated from the University of Missouri, with honors. She earned degrees in international business (emphasis in finance), international studies (East Asian emphasis), and political science. 


Admitted to practice: California


  • "Tripped at Customs: EU Seizures of Indian Generic Pharmaceutical Drugs in Transit," Practitioner Treatise on International Business Vol. 2, Ralph Folsom ed. (2012-2013). Author: Tiffanie McDowell.

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