Our caring and hardworking team of attorneys, paralegals, law clerks, legal assistants, and business development staff are integral in ensuring the successful outcome of your case. Our partners have worked together for over 20 years! Most of our amazing support staff have been with us for over a decade. We are more than a firm, we are a family. We extend our network and culture of support to all our clients, no matter the size of their case.
Lisa Anderson, Legal Assistant
Lisa has been with our firm for 16 years. She is invaluable as the legal assistant to the partners. Lisa handles word processing, dictation, and typing for drafting correspondence, motions and pleadings, filing with California Courts, MDL Courts, and serving documents. She maintains the client database for mass tort cases, organizes meetings, depositions, and arbitration for cases, and is responsible for calendaring, filing and ordering medical records for products liability cases.
Kelci Bradwell, Firm Administrator
Kelci Bradwell began consulting for Kershaw Cook & Talley, PC in 2015. She joined the team full-time in 2017. Between financial and profit analysis reporting, marketing management, and day to day firm operations, Kelci is continually striving to find new and innovative ways to successfully operate and grow the firm. Kelci is a Portland State University alum and sits on the Board of Directors for the Association of Legal Administrators Sacramento Chapter.
Darren Dickman, Senior Paralegal
Darren has worked with Bill Kershaw for 20 years. He has worked almost exclusively on class and other complex ligation, and served as the firm’s lead paralegal on countless class action cases. Darren provides extensive support to the attorneys at every stage of the case from the pre-filing investigation, discovery, class certification and other important briefing, all the way through resolution (settlements and trials) and any subsequent appeals.
Janet Kershaw, Senior Mass Tort Coordinator
Janet has been with our firm for nine years and has more than 30 years of civil litigation experience. She provides extensive support to the attorneys in our mass tort cases against defective medical device manufacturers and pharmaceutical companies. Janet thoroughly enjoys working with our clients from the initial stages through the resolution of their case. She’s passionate and vigilant about helping our injured clients.
Denise McCain, Intake Coordinator/Legal Receptionist
Denise joined us in August of 2020. Starting a new job in the midst of a pandemic is not ideal for anyone, but with Denise’s 20+ years of administration experience she was able to seamlessly integrate into the firm. If you call during standard business hours, chances are you’ll be greeted by Denise. While Denise wears many hats, a few of her main responsibilities are conducting potential new client interviews, entering accounts payable, and supporting the firm with miscellaneous admin work. Denise is a wonderful addition to the firm!
Jameson Perhac, Mass Tort Support
Jameson joined Kershaw, Cook & Talley in March of 2020 and supports clients and attorneys with the Wildfire mass tort litigation. With a strong passion to help those in need, Jameson applies his communication and client service skills to help victims receive the recovery they need and deserve. Jameson graduated from California State University, Sacramento in 2014 with a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies & Public Relations. Jameson is currently enrolled at American River College, to obtain a post graduate certificate in Paralegal Studies and is an active member of the ARC Paralegal Studies Club.
William J. Lee, Graduate Law Clerk
William Lee is a Graduate Law Clerk at Kershaw Cook & Talley where he supports class action and mass tort litigation. William received his J.D. with Honors and Certificate in Transactional Law from Emory University School of Law. At Emory, William specialized in intellectual property transactions and venture capital and participated in the Giles Sutherland Rich Moot Court, Lamar Inn of Court, Emory Law School Supreme Court Advocacy Program, and Emory Global Health Institute Student Advisory Committee. As part of ELSSCAP, William co-wrote an amicus brief for WesternGeco LLC v. ION Geophysical Corp., a case in the United States Supreme Court concerning the extraterritorial application of patent damages. While in law school, William worked at Kershaw, Cook & Talley and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. At CDC, William assessed federal and state laws for expanded access to experimental pharmaceuticals and medical devices. Prior to law school, William worked at the Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice and VA National Center for Patient Safety. At NCPS, William analyzed root causes of iatrogenic and nosocomial adverse events and published a national study on an inpatient nursing intervention. William also received his M.S. in Chronic Disease Epidemiology from Yale University and B.S. in Cell and Molecular Biology from Duke University.
Allice Yi, Law Clerk
Allice joined Kershaw, Cook & Talley in June 2022 as a summer clerk. Allice is passionate about combining her experience in business organizations and legal education to build a long-term career involving consumer protection and class action lawsuits. Prior to attending law school, Allice worked at a real estate company in Seoul (JLL Korea) for more than four years as a construction project manager, collaborating with multi-national clients, architects, and vendors. Allice attends UC Davis School of Law, as a JD candidate, class of 2024. She received B.S. in Architectural Engineering from University of Seoul, South Korea.
Morgan Visoso, Law Clerk
Morgan Visoso joined Kershaw, Cook, and Talley in May 2022 as a summer law clerk. She is a student at UC Davis School of Law, Class of 2024, and received her B.S. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the Ohio State University. Prior to law school, Morgan worked for General Electric Aviation, where she supported the manufacturing of its various jet engine components. She looks forward to expanding her legal knowledge in product liability and supporting victims’ needs. In her free time, she enjoys cooking and playing fetch with her dog, Enzo.