Jacqueline M. Moreira

Jacqueline M. Moreira

Santa Rosa, California

Jacqueline M. Moreira graduated with honors in Law and Society from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 1983 and obtained her Juris Doctor degree from the University of Santa Clara in 1987, where she graduated in the top third of her class and made the Dean's list. Ms. Moreira was admitted to the California State Bar in 1987 and began her practice with Langley, Lamberto & Deckard in Palo Alto, California. In 1995, she moved to Sonoma County and joined the firm of Merrill, Arnone and Jones as an associate. In 1999, she started her own practice, Law Offices of Jacqueline M. Moreira, and worked as an independent contractor for over six years before associating with Mr. Kelly, in 2007.

Ms. Moreira is a member of the Sebastopol Rotary Club where she has been very active serving on many committees and chairing major events. She is also past president of the Gravenstein Schools Foundation in West County and served on the Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce Education Steering Committee and the Santa Rosa School Board Standards Steering Committee. Ms. Moreira's practice includes civil litigation in the areas of personal injury, construction, real estate, real property and employment.

Areas of Practice

  • Civil Litigation
  • Personal Injury
  • Construction
  • Real Estate
  • Real Property

Litigation Percentage

  • 80% of Practice Devoted to Litigation

Bar Admissions

  • California, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Northern District of California, 1987
  • U.S. District Court Southern District of California, 1987
  • U.S. Federal Court, 1987


  • Santa Clara University School of Law, Santa Clara, California
    • Honors: Dean's List
    • Honors: Top 3rd of Class

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Sebastopol Rotary Club
  • Gravenstein Schools Foundation , President
  • Gravenstein Schools Foundation
  • Santa Rosa Chamber of Commerce Education Steering Committee