Karen Goodman is an attorney who has been litigating fiduciary duty cases since the mid-1980s. She is President of her own law firm, Goodman Law Corp, which has a trial practice focusing on professional liability and ethics matters. She is Vice President of the Sacramento Valley Chapter for the American Board of Trial Advocates. She is designated as a Certified Specialist by the California State Bar in the Legal Malpractice field. She is consulted by other professionals concerning ethics issues on a regular basis. She is a Vice-Chairperson of the California Lawyers Association Ethics Committee.