Magdalena LaBranch

Magdalena LaBranch

Los Gatos, California

Magdalena "Maggie" LaBranch grew up here in Silicon Valley. A graduate of Prospect High School, she went on to earn her Bachelor of Arts degree in Law & Society with an emphasis in Criminal Justice from the University of California, Santa Barbara. A northern Californian at heart, she returned to the Bay Area for law school at Golden Gate University in San Francisco where she received both a Juris Doctorate and a Masters in Business Administration.

Prior to the Dermer Law Firm, Ms. LaBranch worked for several firms in Los Angeles and Santa Clara County practicing Family Law and Personal Injury. Maggie's practice areas include a wide variety of litigation matters, trust and estate planning, and probate and trust administration.

Her passion in law shines in building relationships and personal connections. Maggie loves to travel, hike and go to the movies. She is an alumni member of Alpha Kappa Delta Phi and continues to give back to her community. Maggie and her husband reside in San Jose where they are raising their daughter.

Areas of Practice

  • Personal Injury
  • Motor Vehicle Accidents
  • Trip and Fall/Slip and Fall
  • Premises Liability
  • Dog Bites
  • Wills, Trusts and Estate Planning Probate
  • Trust Administration
  • Landlord Tenant Matters
  • Business Litigation
  • Trust and Estate Litigation


  • Golden Gate University School of Law, San Francisco, California
    • J.D. - 2008
  • University of California Santa Barbara
    • B.A. - 2005
    • Major: Law & Society
  • Gold Gate University
    • M.B.A. - 2008

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • State Bar of California, Member
  • Silicon Valley Bar Association, Member