Pamela Samantha Ann Jones

Pamela Samantha Ann Jones

Sacramento, California

Cornerstone Estate Law Corporation has been providing quality estate planning for our clients since 2013. Named one of Sacramento Magazine’s 2017 Top Lawyers, Pamela Jones knows firsthand the confusion, family discord and expense that can arise after an unexpected and tragic death. Pam’s experience after such a death is the reason that she went to law school and pursued a career is estate planning. She has devoted her entire practice to helping people plan so that their loved ones have clear direction, avoid family disputes, unnecessary expenses and the public nature of probate court.  In these turbulent times, if you or your loved ones would like a consultation to discuss your estate plan and financial strategy, contact Pam and see why Thomson Reuters Super Lawyers selected her as a 2016 Northern California Rising Star.

Areas of Practice

  • Estate Planning
  • Probate
  • Conservatorships
  • Guardianships

Bar Admissions

  • California, 2007
  • U.S. District Court Eastern District of California, 2013
  • U.S. Tax Court, 2010
  • Nevada, 2016


  • McGeorge School of Law, University of the Pacific, Sacramento, California
    • J.D. - 2006
  • California State University, Sacramento, Sacramento, California
    • M.B.A. - 1997
  • California State University, Chico, Chico, California
    • B.A. - 1989
    • Major: Economics

Honors and Awards

  • Sacramento Magazine Top Lawyer, 2017 - Present
  • Northern California Super Lawyers Rising Star, 2016 - 2017

Professional Associations and Memberships

  • Sacramento County Bar Association-Probate & Estate Planning, Board Member, 2013 - 2016
  • Sacramento Attorneys for the Equality of Gays & Lesbians, Co-Chair, 2013 - 2017
  • Sacramento Estate Planning Council, Member

Past Employment Positions

  • The Goralka Law Firm, Attorney, 2007 - 2013
  • Center for Health Improvement, Director, Finance & Development, 1997 - 2006

Pro Bono Activities

  • Founder, SALLY Games (Soccer Against Leukemia & Lymphoma), 2001 - Present