McGeorge School of Law

Profile: Kim Garner

Kim Garner
Kim Garner

Class of 2008

Of Counsel, Cornerstone Estate Law Corporation
Area of Practice: Estate Planning and Estate Litigation

Kim Garner is Of Counsel with Duggan Law Corporation in Sacramento, California. She previously served as Of Counsel with Cornerstone Estate Law Corporation. Kim has a background in a wide array of litigation matters and now specializes in trust and probate litigation, in addition to estate planning. She has been annually recognized as a Rising Star by Super Lawyers Northern California since 2015. Prior to joining Cornerstone Estate Law Corporation, Kim's civil litigation practice included medical malpractice defense and public entity defense in both state and federal courts.

During her time at McGeorge, Kim was president of Women's Caucus and the third year representative for the Student Bar Association. At graduation, she received the award for Outstanding Student Service. She is the current President of the McGeorge Alumni Board and previously served as Vice President. She chaired the Women Lawyers of Sacramento's annual fundraiser and raised over $20,000.00 for the Women Lawyers of Sacramento Foundation, and has served as the Treasurer for Women Lawyers of Sacramento. Kim currently serves on the Executive Committee for Women Lawyers of Sacramento, and is a member of the Sacramento County Bar Association Probate and Estate Planning Section. She earned her undergraduate degree in Sociology with Honors from the University of California, Berkeley.