Michelle Pepper has been a practicing attorney with Stammer, McKnight, Barnum & Bailey, LLP since her admission in 2001 and has been a partner in the firm since 2008. She has an AV peer rating from Martindale-Hubbell. Michelle’s practice is primarily focused on civil defense litigation and her experience includes personal injury, wrongful death, products liability, medical malpractice, sexual abuse claims, and premises liability. Michelle also practices in family law litigation and conducts family law mediations.
Michelle has strong jury trial experience and has represented clients at multiple arbitrations. Prior to her admission into the California Bar, Michelle was an extern at the Fifth District Court of Appeals for the Honorable Justice Ardaiz and a certified student attorney for the Federal Defender’s Office in Fresno, California.
Michelle was awarded her Juris Doctorate from San Joaquin College of Law in 2001 as Valedictorian and graduated from Auburn University in 1989 with a B.A. in Public Relations.
Michelle is a member of the State Bar of California, the Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California, and the Fresno County Bar Association.
- E-mail: MichelleP@smbblaw.com