Pamela S. Townsend

San Diego

TEL: 619.595.0202


FAX: 619.702.6202


Pamela S. Townsend is a Shareholder in the San Diego office and a member of the firm’s Labor, Employment and Personnel and PAD leader of Students and Special Education Practice Group. Prior to joining DWK, Pam volunteered as an attorney with the Family Justice Center Legal Network where she counseled and represented underprivileged victims of domestic violence through the restraining order process. While in law school, Pam was a law clerk at a San Diego-based law firm. In this position, she gained extensive experience handling a wide range of civil litigation matters at various stages including conducting substantial legal research, drafting dispositive motions, drafting strategy memoranda, and assisting with trial preparation, mediation conferences, and court appearances. Pam also assisted in the representation of public entities including San Diego Unified School District.


University of San Diego School of Law (J.D.)
University of California, San Diego (B.A.)


State Bar of California

Memberships & Associations

San Diego County Bar Association
San Diego Lawyers Club

Practice Areas Labor, Employment and Personnel , Students and Special Education