Jaismin Kaur

Associate

Jaismin is a problem-solver who works relentlessly to deliver the best results for her clients.

Family law matters present the most taxing and difficult situation for all parties involved. Jaismin provides compassionate, cost-effective, and skillful representation to help her clients overcome the most challenging periods in their life.

Prior to joining Downey Brand, Jaismin worked in general business and bankruptcy litigation at a Stockton law firm, where she was recognized as a zealous advocate for her clients. She also served as a legal assistant for various Northern California law firms during college.

Before practicing, Jaismin served as the Vice President of the McGeorge Business Law Association for two years. She was a law clerk for Legal Services of Northern California, providing clients with pension counseling to track down benefits from their previous employers, and helping clients understand their rights as a former or surviving spouse. Jaismin was also a law clerk at the McGeorge Bankruptcy Clinic, providing advice to indigent clients filing for Chapter 7 bankruptcy, and representing them in the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California. She graduated in the top ten percent of her class, and is a lifetime member of the Order of the Coif and the Roger J. Trayor Honor Society.


Professional, Community And Pro Bono Involvement

  • Sacramento County Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2019-present
  • Sacramento Metro EDGE, 2020-present
  • Anthony M. Kennedy Inn of Court, Student Associate, 2018-2019
  • University of the Pacific Law Review, Primary Managing Editor, 2019
  • University of the Pacific Law Review, Primary Symposium Editor, 2019
  • McGeorge School of Law Business Law Association, Vice President, 2017–2019

Honors & Rankings

  • Order of the Coif
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
  • Roger J. Traynor Honor Society
  • Dean’s Honors List, 2016-2019
  • Witkin Awards for Highest Grade in Legal Research & Writing II; Wills and Trusts; PASS II; and Legal Profession

Downey Brand’s family law practice is particularly sensitive to the privacy of its clients, thus the family law group does not discuss specific case results.

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Jaismin enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and watching the latest Netflix series. She mentors high school students for college success. Jaismin is an active member of her community and can often be found volunteering at Sikh Temples across Northern California.


Professional, Community And Pro Bono Involvement

  • Sacramento County Bar Association, Family Law Section, 2019-present
  • Sacramento Metro EDGE, 2020-present
  • Anthony M. Kennedy Inn of Court, Student Associate, 2018-2019
  • University of the Pacific Law Review, Primary Managing Editor, 2019
  • University of the Pacific Law Review, Primary Symposium Editor, 2019
  • McGeorge School of Law Business Law Association, Vice President, 2017–2019

Honors & Rankings

  • Order of the Coif
  • Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
  • Roger J. Traynor Honor Society
  • Dean’s Honors List, 2016-2019
  • Witkin Awards for Highest Grade in Legal Research & Writing II; Wills and Trusts; PASS II; and Legal Profession