County Counsel Profiles
Deputy County Counsel
Maria Bryant joined the office in January 2012 and is currently assigned to the
Conservatorship Unit. Ms. Bryant represents the Public Guardian in one-half of the approximately
one thousand Probate and LPS Conservatorship cases handled by the Public Guardian.
Before joining the office, Ms. Bryant was a Deputy County Counsel for the Yuba County Counsel’s
Office for over 4 years representing various departments.
Prior to joining the Yuba County Counsel’s Office, Ms. Bryant worked at the Office of Clients
Rights Advocacy, Protection and Advocacy, Inc., (now known as Disability Rights California) where
she was a Clients Rights Advocate for Regional Center Clients.
Ms. Bryant received her J.D. from Whittier Law School and received her B.A. from the
University of California, Santa Cruz.