Maureen M. Roberts is an associate attorney at Knitter & Knitter, LLP., and practices in the areas of probate and trust litigation, financial elder abuse, probate, and conservatorships. Maureen is a member of the Solano County Bar Association and Contra Costa County Bar Association. Maureen graduated John F. Kennedy University School of Law in May 2015 and was admitted to practice law in the State of California in June 2017.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Maureen excelled for 19 years as a legal assistant/paralegal in the area of Family Law. While working full time and raising a family, Maureen earned her Juris Doctorate degree from John F. Kennedy University School of Law. Maureen was recognized for her achievements and honored with three Witkin Awards for academic excellence. As a non-traditional law student, Maureen proved her perseverance and dedication to her studies and family. She gained an appreciation of the criminal justice system and the challenges faced by the indigent population fostered through her internships during and after law school at the Solano County Public Defender’s Office in both the misdemeanor and felony departments.
Her undergraduate studies focused on Psychology at California State East Bay where she obtained an acute understanding of human behavior, development, aging, emotions and social interactions. Born in Walnut Creek, California and having resided in Solano County since 1988, Maureen is dedicated to her local community where she resides with her husband, two teenage sons and niece. Maureen’s unique background allows her to provide grounded perspectives and understanding to clients who must navigate through emotional issues involved in the areas of practice.