Jessica A. Rickabaugh

Jessica A. Rickabaugh

Of Counsel

Philadelphia, PA
Phone: 215.981.4308    Fax: 215.981.4750

Jessica Rickabaugh is of counsel in the Health Sciences Department of Pepper Hamilton LLP, resident in the Philadelphia office. She concentrates her practice on consumer fraud, pharmaceutical and medical device products liability litigation, as well as regulatory counseling involving prescription medications, medical devices, medical gases, human tissue-based products, dietary supplements, and laboratory developed tests.

Ms. Rickabaugh also is co-chair of the firm’s Child Advocacy Pro Bono Practice Group and maintains a pro bono practice with a focus representing children in dependency court proceedings and related criminal actions. She has presented oral argument in a successful asylum appeal before the Third Circuit, and has experience representing prisoners in civil rights litigation.


  • J.D., University of Pennsylvania Law School, 2005, executive editor of production, Journal of Labor and Employment Law
  • B.A., History, high honors, Swarthmore College, 2002

Bar Admissions

  • Pennsylvania

Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Pennsylvania
  • U.S. Court of Appeals, Third Circuit


  • Hon. Ronald D. Castille, Justice: Supreme Court of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

Practice Areas