Trisha Cowart is a co-founder of the firm. Prior to establishing Cowart Dizzia LLP, Ms. Cowart was a partner at a national firm focusing on Medicaid eligibility, civil litigation and Medicaid regulatory issues.
Ms. Cowart began her career as a Clinical Professor at the Elder Law and Consumer Protection Clinic at Penn State University’s Dickinson School of Law. She served as the acting co-director of the Clinic from 2009 –2011. Heavily involved in outreach on issues facing older adults, she co–authored a treatise with Professor Katherine Pearson titled The Law of Financial Abuse and Exploitation.
Ms. Cowart received her B.A. from the Pennsylvania State University and her J.D. from the Penn State University’s Dickinson School of Law, where she received the William H. Dodd Award. She is a member of the both the Pennsylvania and New York Bar Associations and is admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania and New York.