Rena M. Harrison is a Fresno, California based criminal defense and government investigations attorney. Rena represents clients in Fresno, Madera, Tulare, Kings, Merced, and Mariposa Counties as well as in Federal court. Ms. Harrison graduated from San Joaquin College of Law in the Top 10 of her class. Rena has been with Hammerschmidt Law Corporation since March of 2018 and has worked closely with both Mr. Hammerschmidt and Mr. Rooney on federal and state white collar criminal cases, federal and state drug and firearm offenses, felony and misdemeanor DUI offenses, murder and manslaughter cases, and others.
Prior to becoming an attorney, Ms. Harrison worked in the healthcare, private health insurance, and financial industries and is well versed in banking practices, medical billing, medical and pharmacological terminology, and diagnosis and treatment issues. In addition, Rena is a former a HIV/AIDS Prevention and Education Outreach Specialist certified by the State Office of AIDS. As a result, she is educated on issues surrounding drug use and addiction, including emotional and behavioral ramifications, treatment modalities, substance recognition, harm reduction, disease spread, and associated topics. Ms. Harrison’s professional background and legal education makes her uniquely suited to serve client needs.