Deanna Trinidad is the Associate Attorney at the Law Office of Emily J. Buchbinder. Deanna has a wide range of skills, which make her an invaluable member of our team. She is originally from the Midwest, where she graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology. She was drawn to the beauty of the California coast after college and earned her Juris Doctorate from Monterey College of Law in 2010. While in law school, Deanna was chosen as a Heisler Moot Court Finalist and is a member of the Heisler Society. She has been a Board Member of Women Lawyers of Santa Cruz County since 2011 (serving as President in 2019) and also serves as a Volunteer Visitor at Hospice of Santa Cruz County. She brings years of legal experience from law firms, the Superior Court, and the Sixth District Court of Appeal.
In her off time, Deanna enjoys bird watching and hiking through our local state parks.