Ms. Engelman is the Founder of Engelman Law where she practices primarily in the areas of Personal Injury, including high profile wrongful death cases, catastrophic injury, auto accidents, premises liability, brain injury, civil rights; Labor & Employment; and Business Litigation.
Prior to being a founding member of Engelman Law, Ms. Engelman worked as a Senior Associate at The Cochran Firm (the Los Angeles-based offices of late esteemed attorney, Johnnie L. Cochran, Jr.) for 5 years.
Prior to joining The Cochran Firm, Ms. Engelman worked as a defense attorney at The Phillips Firm for two years—giving her the unique ability to be able to see every case from both the defense and plaintiff’s perspective.
In her career, Ms. Engelman has been an integral part of many jury trials and the lead attorney in negotiating many multi-million dollar settlements. Ms. Engelman attended the University of Southern California from 1998 to 2002, where she earned Bachelors Degrees in International Relations and French.
She attended law school as a John J. Schumacher scholar at Southwestern University School of Law. While at Southwestern she served as the Alumni Relations Chair for the Black Law Students’ Association. She was also an active member of the Entertainment & Sports Law Society.