Semhar Yohannes joined Krogh & Decker as a Legal Assistant in June 2019. Semhar received her Paralegal Certification from Merritt College in Oakland, California. During her time at Merritt College Semhar interned at The Law Office of John L. Burris. Upon completion of her classes at Merritt College, Semhar continued working closely with the attorney in the discovery process on the Chevron Class Action matter in Richmond, California.
Semhar’s Legal experience includes civil litigation, employment litigation, personal injury, workers compensation, arbitration. Semhar has also enjoyed working as an Independent Contractor for both an immigration and personal injury law firm in the Bay Area and here in Sacramento. Semhar feels that her values and those of K&D closely align, specifically where it concerns putting the client first and demanding excellence.
When not working, Semhar loves hanging out with her family and friends, playing and watching basketball, and traveling.