Staff

Serena Broussard

Serena L. Broussard
Office Manager

Serena is a native of San Francisco with over 27 years of experience in administrative support to high-level executives in public and private sectors. Serena has an innate ability to interact, with appropriate protocol and professionalism with high-ranking officials from governments and national organizations. A strong commitment to work in a high profile and intensive environment with unpredictable hours and other demands. In addition she is a Notary Public. Serena joined the firm in 1995.


Jess Ibatuan

Jess Ibatuan
Legal Assistant

Jess came to Walker, Hamilton, Koenig & Burbidge in 2011 after working the last four years as an Intake Coordinator for another San Francisco plaintiff's law firm. Prior to that he worked in the Recreation field as a facilities coordinator and specialist.

A native of Southern California, Jess received his B.A. degree in Theatre Arts from Cal State University Dominguez Hills. After graduation he worked in various theatrical venues such as Long Beach Terrace Theatre, East West Players and Knott's Berry Farm. After dabbling in professional theatre as a stage-hand and lighting designer, Jess moved to the Bay Area in 2007.

At WHK, Jess performs general office duties including filing, intakes and assists the principles and associates in their representation of individuals who have been injured or harmed through the negligence of others.

In his spare time Jess enjoys working out, cooking and spending time with his wonderful wife.

Jess is honored to be working with this great group of people at Walker, Hamilton, Koenig & Burbidge.


Helen Y. Calip
Paralegal

Helen has extensive experience in assisting attorneys with personal injury, wrongful death, catastrophic injury, medical malpractice, employment and class action lawsuits.

After working for several years as the Product Liability Supervisor for a major cookware distributor, she returned to her litigation support roots at Walker, Hamilton, Koenig & Burbidge as the firm’s paralegal.

Helen received her Bachelor of Arts degree from San Francisco State University and her Juris Doctor from Golden Gate University.


Jess Ibatuan

Jeffrey Walker
Legal Assistant

Jeffrey works as a legal assistant at WHK&B while he pursues his juris doctorate at the University of San Francisco Law School.