- Sacramento County Bar Association, Construction Section
Practice Area(s): Business and Commercial Litigation, Construction
Monica Espejo's construction and litigation practice is focused on representation of developers, general contractors, public entities and subcontractor trades, on a broad range of issues including public and private contract disputes, licensing issues, and construction defect matters.
Prior to joining Murphy Austin, Monica served for five years as Senior Counsel at Wolfe & Wyman LLP, where her practice focused on insurance defense of general liability matters, with a specialty in complex construction defect disputes.
Monica received her B.A. in Music at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music, where she was a Merit Scholar Recipient and earned Department Honors for Outstanding Achievement. She received her J.D. from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, where she was a volunteer for the Public Legal Services Society and a member for the Latino Law Students Association. Monica is a Board Member for Women Lawyers of Sacramento and currently co-chairs the Career Advancement and Retention Committee.
University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, Sacramento
Volunteer, Public Legal Services Society; Member, Latino Law Students Association
San Francisco Conservatory of Music, San Francisco
B.A., Music, Classical Guitar Performance, 1999
Merit Scholar Recipient (100% scholarship): 1995-1999
Department Honors for Outstanding Achievement: 1999