Chris Janof



Phone: (916) 922-1200, ext. 14
Fax: (916) 922-1303

Chris was born and raised in Sacramento, CA. He studied at UC Berkeley, majoring in Business Administration and minoring in English. Chris worked as a pharmaceutical sales representative for a Fortune 500 company in the Bay Area. He returned to Sacramento to earn his teaching credential at Sac State, and he taught high school English in inner-city Los Angeles.

Chris earned his law degree from the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas. He graduated in the top half of his class and earned Pro Bono Honors for his community service. While attending law school, Chris clerked at a law firm focused on commercial litigation. He also clerked at a plaintiff’s law firm and gained valuable insight into how the other side thinks in personal injury cases.

At Rivera Hewitt Paul LLP, Chris works on cases involving insurance defense, law enforcement defense, and public entity defense. Chris is licensed in California and Nevada.