Katrina C. Gonzales

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Katrina C. Gonzales

Katrina C. Gonzales joined the firm as an associate in September 2011 after practicing public finance and public agency law in LosAngeles, California. Her practice focuses on municipal and general public agency law, public finance, land use and planning, and water law. Born and raised in the Philippines, she immigrated to the United States in 2000 and received her B.S. in Economics, magna cum laude, from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona in 2003. Ms. Gonzales received her law degree from the University of California, Davis School of Law in 2008. During law school, she served as Senior Notes and Comments Editor of the UC Davis Law Review and as a board member of the Asian Pacific American Law Students Association. Ms. Gonzales became a United States citizen in 2008.

Prior to attending law school, Ms. Gonzales worked as legislative staff in the United States House of Representatives, where she focused on Asian-American issues and assisted constituents with immigration, tax, and Social Security casework.

Ms. Gonzales’s publications include Undocumented Immigrants and Workers’ Compensation: Rejecting Federal Preemption of the California Workers’ Compensation Act, 41 UC Davis Law Rev. 2001 (2008) and Dispelling Misconceptions: The Truth about the Estate Tax and the Imprudence of Repeal, 6 UC Davis Bus. L. J. 26 (2006).