DEBRA ODOM KUTTNAUER is a graduate of the University of San Diego with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Philosophy, receiving scholarships for her academic excellence for three years of her tenure. Ms. Odom Kuttnauer earned her Juris Doctorate from Thomas Jefferson School of Law, where she earned top honors in Trial Practice, Legal Analysis, Constitutional Law, Evidence, Community Property, Wills and Trusts. Ms. Odom Kuttnauer is Certified with the Supreme Court of the State of California, the United States District Court, Southern District and Central District and the United States Court of Appeal, Ninth Circuit. During law school she served as a law clerk and researcher for Senator Denise Moreno Ducheny and then began her litigation career in criminal law, family law and administrative remedies involving DEFA and EEOC. She was a lead employment and labor attorney, as well as a disability retirement attorney, also practicing as an appellate attorney throughout the state of California. Beginning in 2003, Ms. Odom Kuttnauer became a workers’ compensation defense attorney and has continued representing self-insured, insurance companies and TPAs in all aspects of California workers’ compensation, including Writs of Mandamus. We are thrilled to have Ms. Odom Kuttnauer join our SRTK family in San Diego. When she isn’t working so hard, Ms. Odom Kuttnauer thoroughly enjoys the Mainly Mozart Spotlight Series, which she has attended for more than 15 years with her loving husband. They are also proud parents, grandparents and currently enjoy spending time with their two Burmese cats, as well as being avid readers.