Jennifer A. Emmaneel, Esq.


Jennifer Emmaneel is a civil defense trial attorney with extensive experience in the areas of public entity representation,  trust and estate litigation, complex litigation, construction defect disputes, business and personal injury litigation, appellate work, and partition referee representation.

Jennifer participates in all aspects of litigation, including discovery, law and motion, dispute resolution, trial, and appeals.


Trustees/Executors, Business, Public Entities, General and Sub-Contractors, Insurance Company Policy Holders, Homeowners, Partition Referees

Professional Summary

Jennifer received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and Pre-Law from CSU, Chico, and later earned her Juris Doctorate degree from Golden Gate University School of Law. An advocate for advancing women in the legal profession, Jennifer is currently an active board member of the San Mateo County Bar Association’s Women Lawyers Section, a member of the California Women Lawyers’ Gender Equality Task Force, and a member of the Association of Defense Counsel’s Diversity Committee.

When Jennifer is away from the firm, she enjoys playing roller derby and participating in Spartan races. She also serves on Peninsula Roller Derby’s Board of Directors, and volunteers for local non-profit organizations Cat Town and Project Bay Cat.