Ms. Emanuels graduated from Brigham Young University in 1984 with a B.S. in Business Finance and subsequently attended Pepperdine University School of Law in Malibu, California. While there she attended one semester abroad in London, England where she studied the English legal system along with her other law school classes. She graduated from Pepperdine in 1987 and began working for Fonda & Garrard in Santa Monica California and practiced there for 8 years and became a partner. Ms. Emanuels tried criminal cases while working in conjunction with the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office and has also taken dozens of personal injury cases to trial statewide.
Ms. Emanuels is a trial lawyer who limits her practice to Personal Injury, Wrongful Death, Automobile Accidents, Motorcycle Accidents, Dog Bites, Premises Liability, Slip and Fall Injuries, Insurance Bad Faith, Government Tort Claims and Uninsured and Underinsured Motorist Claims.
Admitted to Practice
All California State Courts
United States Supreme Court
United States Court of Appeals, Ninth Circuit
United States District Court for the Central District of California
United States District Court for the Eastern District of California
United States District Court for the Northern District of California
Arbitrator Sacramento & San Joaquin County
Professional Memberships and Awards
Capital City Trial Lawyers Association (CCTLA)
Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC)
American Bar Association (ABA)
Sacramento County Bar Association
Elk Grove Chamber of Commerce