Krista M. Ferns

925 L Street

Sacramento, California 95814

Office: (916) 341-8181


Krista Ferns is a deputy legislative counsel. She joined the office in 2000.

Ms. Ferns is assigned to a branch in the office that handles laws relating to  alcoholic beverage control, business, civil law, financial institutions, healing arts, housing and community development, land use, local government, private employment, professions and vocations, public contracts, public employment, retirement, state government, taxation and unemployment insurance. 

Ms. Ferns practice is in the areas of contracts, professions and vocations, and the healing arts. She previously worked in the area of elementary and secondary education law.

Prior to joining the office, Ms. Ferns worked as a judicial extern for the Honorable Frank C. Damrell, Jr., United States District Court Judge for the Eastern District of California.

Ms. Ferns received her J.D. from the University of California, Davis, King Hall School of Law. She also received her undergraduate degree from the University of California, Davis.

Ms. Ferns is a member of the California State Bar.