About Marla Hartman


Marla Hartman is a paralegal in the Oakland office of Kahana Feld. Ms. Hartman has a diverse range of experience, having worked in the areas of plaintiff’s personal injury, asbestos litigation, insurance defense, criminal defense, and civil commitment in Washington and Colorado before returning to her home state of California. She has a dual major Bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Science and Criminal Justice from National University and a Paralegal Certificate from the University of Washington.

In her free time, she enjoys reading sci-fi novels, playing cards, and volunteering at animal shelters.



  • National University (Bachelor of Science in Behavioral Science and Criminal Justice)
  • University of Washington (Paralegal Certificate)