Skip to content Kathleen M. Rhoads


3 Parkcenter Drive
Suite 200
Sacramento, CA 95825

San Francisco
315 Pacific Avenue
San Francisco, CA 94111

Walnut Creek
100 Pringle Avenue
Suite 300
Walnut Creek, CA 94596

6781 N. Palm Avenue
Suite 102
Fresno, CA 93704


J.D., University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law

B.S., Microbiology, California Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo


Kathy Rhoads handles matters throughout Northern California and is the Co-Managing Partner of the firm's Sacramento office, as well as a resident partner in the firm’s Bay Area and Fresno offices.

She has more than 30 years experience handling professional liability litigation including representing healthcare providers, real estate brokers and agents, lawyers, insurance agents and brokers, engineers and architects and accountants in malpractice, elder abuse, errors & omissions, regulatory and licensing matters.

In addition, she has represented product manufacturers including medical devices in strict product liability claims. She also has extensive experience representing a wide range of property owners, managers, and business operators in premises liability matters and in complex personal injury cases. Her diverse practice encompasses all aspects of civil litigation and administrative hearings. 


  • California
  • U.S. District Courts, California


  • American Health Lawyers Association
  • Sacramento County Bar Association
  • Women Lawyers of Sacramento
  • California Association of Health Facilities
  • Aging Services of California
  • Defense Research Institute
  • Association of Defense Counsel