Karin M. Bruce

Karin M. Bruce


Primary Office: Sacramento, CA
Phone: 916-724-5700

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Karin is a volunteer attorney with WEAVE, providing legal services to survivors of domestic violence.  In her spare time, Karin enjoys boating, waterskiing, wakeboarding and snowboarding with her husband, family and friends. 


  • Northwestern California University School of Law, 2011 - B.S., Law
  • Northwestern California University School of Law, 2013 - J.D.

States Licensed to Practice:

  • State Bar of California, 2013
  • U.S. District Court, Eastern District of California, 2013

Professional Associations:

  • Women Lawyers of Sacramento
  • Federal Bar Association
  • Sacramento Valley Bankruptcy Forum

Published Opinions/Articles:

  • Judicial Estoppel by the Circuits; The NACTT Academy, 2016
  • Current Monthly Income, Applicable Commitment Period and Business Expenses; The NACTT Academy, 2015
  • Vesting and Property of the Estate; The NACTT Academy, 2014
  • Coerced Debt – Domestic Violence and Bankruptcy; Northern California Bankruptcy Conference 2019
  • Elderly and Incapacitated Clients; Northern California Bankruptcy Conference 2017
  • Interplay Between Bankruptcy and Family Law; Northern California Bankruptcy Conference 2016

Areas of Practice

  • Business Litigation
  • Construction Claims
  • Construction Litigation
  • General Legal Defense
  • Commercial Trucking and Transportation Defense Litigation