Experience Sets Us Apart
After more than 15 years of litigating civil cases at one of the largest law firms in Sacramento, Jennifer Duggan opened Duggan Law Corporation, now Duggan McHugh Law Corporation. She has assembled a team of experienced professionals devoted to providing big firm results with a personal touch.
Outside Legal Counsel For All Business And Employment Needs
We build long-term relationships with clients in Sacramento and throughout Northern California. We have helped businesses, individuals and entrepreneurs resolve business disputes, employment litigation, real estate matters and facilitate the probate process.
Our clients often share that they find the legal process easier than they had anticipated. They also appreciate that we explain the law in understandable terms and take over the matter, which allows them to focus on their businesses.
Professional Recognition And Community Involvement
In 2023, the U.S. News & World Report named Duggan McHugh Law Corporation as a Best Law Firm in Sacramento in Labor & Employment Litigation. Further, Duggan McHugh has been recognized as a Tier 1 “Best Law Firm” for Labor and Employment in 2024.
Ms. Duggan has been selected for inclusion in Super Lawyers each year from 2012 to 2023; inclusion in the Top 50 Women Super Lawyers for 2014 through 2017 and 2020 through 2023; inclusion in the Top 25 Sacramento Super Lawyers for 2014 through 2017 and 2020 through 2023; and inclusion in the Top 100 Northern California Super Lawyers for 2014 through 2017. Recognition by Super Lawyers is a result of peer nominations and evaluations by lawyers across California. Ms. Duggan has also been selected for inclusion in the Sacramento Business Journal’s Best of the Bar from 2015 through 2017 and Sacramento Magazine’s Top Lawyers for 2015 through 2017 and 2023. Further, in 2023, Ms. Duggan was elected as a member of the American Board of Trial Advocates.
Ms. Duggan is active in many Sacramento professional and community organizations. In addition, she has taught the Business of Lawyering at UC Davis School of Law and Civil Pretrial Litigation at the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, authored articles for legal journals, and presented at seminars and conferences.
Ms. McHugh received recognition by Lawyers of Distinction in the years 2017 and 2018. Lawyers of Distinction recognizes the top 10% of labor and employment lawyers in the country.
Ms. McHugh has represented employers before the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing (DFEH), the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC), the National Labor Relations Board (NLRB), the California Unemployment Insurance Appeals Board (CUIAB), the California Occupational Safety and Health Appeals Board (OSHAB), and the California State Labor Commissioner. She has also represented employers in court, in binding arbitrations, mediations, and administrative proceedings
To learn more about each member of our team, click the below links.
- Jennifer E. Duggan
- Laura C. McHugh
- Christina Bucci Hamilton
- Katie A. Collins
- Iris Kristoff
- Ben Walden
- Vivian Webber
Schedule An Appointment
Legal disputes that are not addressed right away can escalate into costly, drawn-out battles. Our trial lawyers can tailor an efficient solution to protect your bottom line and attain your goals. To schedule a consultation, please call 916-550-5309 or email us.