Ms. Hawkins obtained her undergraduate degree from California State University, San Bernardino in Political Science with a minor in Philosophy. She obtained her law degree from Western State University College of Law. While in law school, Ms. Hawkins served as a law clerk with the in-house counsel for Liberty Mutual Insurance working on both workers’
compensation and civil litigation matters.

Prior to joining EPS, Ms. Hawkins practiced civil litigation, bankruptcy, and workers’ compensation defense. She has years of workers’ compensation experience at various WCAB venues throughout Northern and Southern California. Ms. Hawkins has for many years handled matters from inception through Trial and appeal.

Ms. Hawkins is admitted to practice before the United States District Court fbr the Eastern and Central District of California. Ms. Hawkins works in the firm’s Orange County/Long Beach office.