Jeremy M. Jessup

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Jeremy M. Jessup
Jeremy M. Jessup
Senior Trial Attorney /contact/jeremy-jessup Personal website 415-636-8160

A Senior Trial Attorney and team leader at Dolan Law Firm, Jeremy M. Jessup represents individuals who have suffered catastrophic losses in personal injury cases and families of loved ones who died in wrongful death lawsuits. Prior to joining The Dolan Law Firm, Jeremy spent 15 years representing defendants in high exposure/catastrophic loss personal injury litigation cases.

Mr. Jessup graduated from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo with a B.S. in Social Science in 1997. He received his J.D. from University of Pacific McGeorge School of Law in 2000. Mr. Jessup has experience handling all aspects of civil litigation, including trials, in the areas of personal injury, premises liability, and contract disputes. He has been a member of the California State Bar Association since 2000. He is also admitted to practice before U.S. District Court, Central District of California, Northern District of California and Eastern District of California.

Mr. Jessup was selected as a Rising Star, in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014 by the Northern California Super Lawyers. This recognition is bestowed on less than 2.5% of all attorneys. He has been recognized by San Francisco Magazine as one of Northern California’s Outstanding Young Lawyers and selected by Top Attorneys – Sacramento’s Outstanding Young Lawyers.

Mr. Jessup has successfully tried cases to jury verdicts in Sacramento, Placer, San Mateo, Contra Costa, Kings and Merced counties, and has appeared before California’s Fifth Appellate District.

Areas of Practice

Bar Admissions

  • California
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California
  • U.S. District Court Central District of California
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Eastern District of California
  • U.S. Bankruptcy Court Northern District of California

Education

  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
    • J.D.
  • California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo, California
    • B.S.
    • Major: Social Science

Speaker

  • Lecturer, University of Pacific McGeorge School of Law
  • Paralegal Litigation Skills: Managing Civil Discovery, Institute of Paralegal Education, July 1, 2007
  • Obtaining the Best Settlement for Personal Injury Clients, National Business Institute, December 1, 2007
  • Workers Compensation in Civil Litigation, Private Client Seminar, 2008
  • Gaining the Best Settlement in Auto Injury Cases, National Business Institute, January 2, 2009
  • Lean and Mean: Effectively Dealing with Liens during Litigation and Trial, CA Continuing Education of the Bar, March 1, 2012
  • The Basics: Personal Injury (Medical Liens), CA Continuing Education of the Bar, September 1, 2013
  • Basic Training: Series XXII Boot Camp: So You Want to Be a Trial Lawyer?, Association of Defense Counsel, October 12, 2017
  • Effective Mediations: Maximizing the Value & Negotiation tips from the Experts, CA Continuing Education of the Bar, October 30, 2018

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Leonard M. Freidman Bar Association, Past President
  • Sacramento Barristers Club, Board of Directors, 2008 – 2010
  • Sacramento County Bar Association, Member, 2000 – 2010
  • Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC)
  • San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association (SFTLA)
  • San Mateo County Bar Association, Member