Genna Promnick Joins Downey Brand’s Family Law Practice

September 24, 2021


Downey Brand is pleased to welcome Genna Promnick to the firm’s leading family law practice.

Genna joins the firm with several years of experience as a Deputy Public Defender in the Northern California area where she worked for the Solano County Alternate Public Defender’s Office and most recently for Placer County’s Public Defender’s Office. During her tenure as a Deputy Public Defender, she litigated numerous misdemeanors and felonies, including DUIs , domestic violence actions, and juvenile cases. Genna’s time working as a juvenile criminal defense attorney helps position her to excel while practicing family law.

Genna earned her J.D. in 2017 from UC Hastings College of the Law, where she won the CALI Award for highest grade in Legal Startup Garage. Prior to law school, Genna received her B.A. in Communications and Sociology, cum laude, from UC Santa Barbara.