Barakah M. Amaral

Associate

As a former criminal prosecutor, Barakah has taken more than 20 jury and court trials to verdict. Passionate about seeking justice for her clients, she holds herself to the upmost standards inside and outside of the office. When she isn’t working, Barakah can be found running local trails, hiking near any body of water, or on her bicycle.

Education:

UC Hastings College of the Law, San Francisco, California (J.D., 2014)

  • Student Attorney, Mediation Clinic, 2014
  • Judicial Extern, The Honorable Andrew Cheng, San Francisco Superior Court, 2013
  • Student Attorney, Community Economic Development Clinic, 2012-2013
  • President, Legal Eagles Running Club, 2012-2014

Saint Mary’s College of California, Moraga, California (2011)

  • Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy, Magna Cum Laude
  • Honors Program Member, 2007-2011
  • Resident Advisor, 2009-2011
  • Leadership Intern, Student Involvement and Leadership, 2009-2010
  • Sophomore Class President, 2008-2009
  • Orientation and Weekend of Welcome Leader 2007-2010
  • Admission Volunteer, 2007-2011
Practice Areas Admitted to Practice
  • All California State Courts