Support Staff

Charles A. Mattson
Firm Administrator
Anna M. Deusenberry
Office Manager
Rae Beam, Law ClerkPam Mc Gaw, ParalegalJennifer Petrali, Paralegal
Charles A. Mattson
Firm Administrator

charles-mattson

Charles Mattson

Charles has worked with Law Offices of Mary-Alice Coleman, P.C. since its opening in 2003. Mary-Alice credits Charles with setting the standards for a first-class law practice representing people who need legal representation both in the employment and personal injury arenas. He has helped to build the firm, so that it is sensitive to the needs of our clients and dedicated to protecting their rights.

Charles received his B.A. degree from California State University, Chico in Public Administration. He brings a diverse management background derived from his years of experience as the manager of a regional program serving senior citizens in Northeastern California; as an Administrator in a worker’s compensation and labor law firm; and, most recently, as the managing partner in a regional chain of specialty retail stores.

Charles’s many years of experience guide Law Offices of Mary-Alice Coleman, P.C. in working effectively with our staff in continuing to build a strong legal advocacy firm.

Charles was born in Oregon and met the love of his life, Mary-Alice, at Kubasaki High school in Okinawa, Japan. Together they have been an effective personal and professional team!

Anna M. Deusenberry
Office Manager

Anna Deusenberry

Anna Deusenberry

Anna serves as the office manager for Law Offices of Mary-Alice Coleman, P.C. overseeing office operations and coordinating office support services. Anna also serves as the firm’s bookkeeper and performs all payroll, accounts receivable and accounts payable transactions. Anna has been with us since we opened our doors in 2003.

Anna is a long-time resident of Dixon, California, where she attended and graduated from Dixon High School. She later attended Solano Community College with an emphasis in Banking and Finance. Anna’s professional background is primarily in operations management in the financial, banking, and retail sectors.

Anna currently serves on the board of directors for the Dixon Schools Athletic Boosters and is a volunteer with Dixon Family Services.

Rae Beam
Law Clerk

Rae Beam

Rae earned her Associate of Arts in Paralegal Studies from MTI College in 2012. During her full-time attendance at MTI College, Rae earned recognition as a Master Student and maintained status on the President’s and Dean’s List.

From January 2013, through July 2015, Rae worked as the Paralegal Manager for a Sacramento employment law firm. During her tenure, she also prepared for approximately 20 trials that either reached verdict, or settled during trial proceedings.

In 2015, Rae became a team member at the Law Offices of Mary-Alice Coleman, P.C. Rae is the Law Clerk/Paralegal to Ms. Coleman; in addition, she serves as the Paralegal for all Personal Injury cases.

Rae is a single mother who resides in the Sacramento area with her two lovely children. When Rae is not balancing the scales of justice, she enjoys spending time with her family, having good times with friends, listening to opera, and playing outside. Rae is currently pursuing her Juris Doctor at Lincoln Law School of Sacramento.

Pam Mc Gaw
Paralegal

Pam Mc Gaw

Pam earned her Associate of Arts in Paralegal Studies from MTI College. Her background and experience include office administration, purchasing, customer service, scheduling, and management. Working for the legal team at the Law Offices of Mary-Alice Coleman is a long-awaited dream-come-true for Pam.

When she’s not enjoying her time at the office, she enjoys playing the violin, hiking, reading, listening to music of all kinds (and dancing to it!), and spending time with her family and amazingly perfect daughter.

Jennifer Petrali
Paralegal

Jennifer Petrali

Jennifer recently earned her Associate of Arts in Paralegal Studies from MTI College. She has countless years of customer service and office experience. Jennifer is excited to be utilizing her education as a paralegal and is looking forward to building her knowledge and skills with the Law Offices of Mary-Alice Coleman, P.C.

In her free time, Jennifer enjoys the outdoors. She loves biking, paddle boarding, hiking, camping and trying new adventures. Jennifer always enjoys any amount of time she gets to spend with her friends and family – Indoors or out.