Anna Barcus Allen,
Prior to joining WTJ, Anna was an Associate in the Business and Employment Practice Groups of Baker Manock & Jensen, PC, where she started her legal career as a Summer Associate in 2014.
Anna has successfully counseled clients in the matters of business, real estate, employment, agriculture, corporate governance, finance, and healthcare. Anna’s practice involves negotiating a wide variety of business agreements and transactions, including real property purchases and sales, leases, mergers and acquisitions, and settlement and employment agreements, as well as physician and service agreements with various hospitals and medical groups.
Anna also has extensive experience in counseling clients on compliance with state and federal wage and hour matters, the Americans with Disabilities Act, as well as anti-harassment and anti-discrimination regulations. Anna regularly provides anti-harassment and anti-discrimination prevention training for employers, in accordance with California AB 1825.
Anna specializes in business transactions in the areas of real estate, agriculture, finance, employment, corporate governance, and health care.
Honors & Awards
Anna was selected for inclusion in the Northern California Rising Stars list from 2018 through 2022 for her primary area of practice in business and corporate transactions.
Anna serves as Director and Vice President of Katey’s Kids. She has also served as the Director of Exceptional Parents Unlimited.
- University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, Juris Doctor, 2015 with distinction, Traynor Honor Society, Witkin Award Recipient
- California State University, Fresno, Bachelor of Arts, Political Science and Philosophy, 2011, Maddy Institute Scholar, Dean’s List 2008-2010
- Anna is admitted to practice before all California State Courts and the United States District Court for the Eastern District of California.
Publications & Blogs
Contributing Editor and Author – Answersforemployers.com (2015 – 2019)
Anna has previously served as Director and President of the Fresno County Young Lawyers Association and on the Executive Committee of the Fresno County Bar Association. Anna is also a member of the State Bar of California, Fresno County Bar Association, and Fresno County Women Lawyers.