Mello & Pickering, LLP is Pleased to Announce That Emily Hepner Has Joined the Firm as a Full-Time Associate Attorney

Emily graduated from Santa Clara School of Law in May 2015, passed the February 2016 California State Bar Exam, and was formally sworn in as an Attorney and Counselor at Law on May 19, 2016. Emily has spent the last year working as a Certified Post Bar Law Clerk at Mello & Pickering, LLP where she has gained extensive experience working alongside partners Jennifer Mello and Traci Pickering in solving a wide variety of complex family law issues including property division, custody, and support.

Emily is an excellent advocate with a wealth of real-life experience. While in law school, Emily participated in Honors Moot Court wherein she competed nationally amongst other law schools. Emily’s team placed first amongst the region and in the top 10 amongst the national finals.

Mello & Pickering, LLP is fortunate to add Emily to their team as she will complement their current practice by allowing them to offer expanded services to their clients.

Located in San Jose, CA, Mello & Pickering, LLP offers specialized representation in the area family law. The firm may be reached at (408) 288-7800 or visited on the web at