Chad C. Couchot

Chad C. Couchot
Sacramento, CA
Telephone: 916-567-0400
FAX: 916-568-0400
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Chad was born in Mountain View, California, and grew up in Sonoma County. He has practiced law since 2006 and gained trial experience as a criminal defense attorney for the Yuba County Public Defender. His practice focuses on medical malpractice defense and medical professional advocacy. When Chad is not working, he can be found on the golf course, playing guitar or grilling on the barbeque.

Professional History

  • 2012 to Present - Schuering Zimmerman & Doyle, LLP, Sacramento CA
  • 2007 to 2012 - Yuba County Public Defender, Marysville, CA


  • J.D., with distinction, University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, 2006
  • B.A. (Political Science), University of California, Davis, 2003


  • California, 2006
  • United States District Court, Eastern District of California, 2012
  • Nevada, 2013

Honors and Memberships

  • State Bar of California
  • Sacramento County Bar Association
  • Traynor Society
  • Association of Defense Counsel of Northern California and Nevada

Personal Interests

  • Playing guitar
  • Dogs
  • Golf
  • Travel