Sean McKissick, J.D. ’08, has joined the litigation practice in the Sacramento office of Downey Brand, a prominent law firm that also has offices in San Francisco and Stockton, Calif., as well as Reno, Nev.
McKissick brings with him more than ten years of legal experience from his time spent working in Los Angeles, where he represented a range of clients from both the private and public sectors. His extensive involvement across a wide variety of industries in addition to his trust and estate work includes healthcare, real estate, civil rights and white-collar criminal defense. He is fluent in Spanish and was featured on Univision in connection with his pro bono immigration work, in which he represented clients from countries such as Mexico, Guatemala and Eritrea.
While in law school, McKissick worked as a research assistant. He received his B.A. in English, cum laude, from Brigham Young University.