Personal injury and civil justice attorney, Brooks Cutter is a leading advocate for consumer justice and protecting the rights of the severely injured.
JOHN R. PARKERATTORNEY
A Harvard Law graduate and committed civil justice attorney, J.R. Parker has quickly become known for aggressively and successfully prosecuting complex civil litigation.
TODD A. WALBURGATTORNEY
Todd Walburg is an experienced personal injury and product liability trial lawyer who cares about his clients. He is the Partner in charge of the Oakland, California office, but handles cases nationwide.
John Roussas is a native of the Sacramento area, having graduated from the University of California at Davis, and the University of the Pacific’s prestigious McGeorge School of Law. John has been recognized by his peers and Northern California’s Super Lawyers magazine as a “Rising Star.”
Margot Cutter finds immense fulfilment in helping hurt people put their lives back together. She views her job as a way of helping people get back up after they’ve been knocked down, whether it’s from a car accident, medical malpractice, or the loss of a loved one.
JENNIFER S. DOMERATTORNEY
Jennifer Domer's practice focuses solely on the mass torts litigation against pharmaceutical drug companies and defective medical device manufacturers. She advises and represents claimants who have been injured as a result of product defects, negligence, fraud, or misrepresentation. Jennifer enjoys taking a stand for those who have been injured and brings her passion and ambition into representing each of her clients.
Celine Cutter is an associate and a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall). Celine works on a variety of cases including personal injury and accidents, products liability, mass torts, elder abuse, whistleblower, and civil rights. During law school Celine served as a legal aid volunteer for both the California Asylum Representation Clinic, and the Foster Education Project. She also interned at the Trial Lawyer’s College in Wyoming. Prior to law school Celine served as a Teach for America corps member in Miami, Florida. Celine is fluent in French, and proficient in Spanish.
ALISHA SANDERSSENIOR LEGAL ASSISTANT
Alisha Sanders is a key component to the success of the Cutter Law P.C. team. Her twelve years’ experience in fast paced litigation firms ensures your case will get the attention it deserves. Alisha has been a senior legal assistant since 2010, assisting senior partners in managing heavy and complex caseloads. This enables her to provide the utmost care and attention to you and your case. Alisha is a native of Sacramento.
DEBBIE BRAZELLSENIOR LITIGATION PARALEGAL
Debbie Brazell is a senior litigation paralegal with over 25 years of experience in case management, document management and trial preparation in state and federal complex civil litigation. She began her career with the California State Legislature, managing press relations for a member of the Assembly and assisting constituents navigate California’s complex and often overwhelming bureaucracy. After her transition from legislation to litigation, Debbie earned her degree in Paralegal Studies from MTI College in Sacramento. She is passionate about using her varied experience and skills to help clients reach a just outcome in their case.
ADRIANA ELLISSPANISH INTERPRETER AND LEGAL ASSISTANT
An outstanding legal assistant to the Cutter Law team, Adriana's strong work ethic and extensive knowledge of case management provides our clients with a level of professionalism and personal attention few firms can provide. Born in Venezuela and raised in Costa Rica, Adriana is a native Spanish speaker. She has her Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from Universidad Latina de Costa Rica.
MARILYN THOMPSONMASS TORTS PARALEGAL
Marilyn Thompson is a paralegal with more than more than 30 years of litigation experience. Her experience includes management of major class actions and other complex litigation matters from inception through trial or settlement. She also has expertise in database design and management, and has used these skills to develop databases used in litigation management and claims administration.
MERYLE MISHKIN TANKSENIOR PARALEGAL
Meryle Tank is a key member of Cutter Law Oakland team. Over the past sixteen years, Meryle has applied creative problem solving, technology, and wide-ranging legal experience to allow her legal team to win cases and keep her attorneys one step ahead of opposing counsel. Meryle is a native New Yorker and has lived in California for over 20 years.
BRYANA SOLOMONCase Manager TVM
Previously, I worked for four years in an Assisted Living Facility as a care giver for people with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. I worked one on one with residents to enrich their lives by putting together individualized activities reminiscent of activities they enjoyed pre diagnosis. I became interested in law while taking a course in college as part of my medical assistant training. The course mainly focused on medical malpractice, and how to avoid it, as well as HIPPA compliance. Learning the laws that protect patient’s rights was fascinating to me and definitely peaked my interest towards the legal field.
MEGAN VANICHMass Torts Case Manager
Began career interning in the Director’s Office of the Department of Health Services, providing assistance to public health programs throughout the state of California. Entered into the financial arena as an Administrative Assistant supporting the Chief Financial Officer and board members at our nation’s largest pension fund (CalPERS). Entered the private financial sector to support independent Financial Advisors. With background in the public and private sector, I found interest in the law. Accepted position as a Legal Receptionist in 2011, becoming a Legal Assistant specializing in Legal Document Control & Production focusing in Construction Litigation, Business Disputes & Formation, Trust, Probate & Family Law. All paving the way to join Cutter Law P.C. in 2015 as a Legal Intake Specialist and currently Mass Torts Case Manager. Dedicated to client advocacy and compassionate leadership with the goal of “making a difference” in the lives of others.
SARAH GLENNLegal Secretary
Sarah has over 15 years of experience working in an administrative capacity in various fields such as Safety, Risk Management, and Insurance Claims. These roles have helped Sarah develop the skills to handle heavy caseloads and work in a fast paced environment. Sarah has a Bachelor’s of Science in Business Administration.