Get to know BretT

Oakdale High Graduate 1976


  •  B​rett Lane Dickerson was born in Oakdale, the son of a livestock rancher and a ‘stay at home mom'. Brett's early years were spent in the Oakdale school system, culminating in his graduation as a proud Mustang from Oakdale High School in 1976.  

Business Graduate Cal State Stanislaus 1980


  •  Brett remained close to the local community during his college years, graduating from California State College, Stanislaus in 1980. 
  •  Brett married his wife Diane in 1984 and enjoyed success in aviation, modular office manufacturing, and real estate, owning  a real estate brokerage office in Greeley Hill, CA.  However, Brett always wanted to be a lawyer, so he entered law school in 1993.  

Recipient of the Annabelle McGeorge Scholarship, Graduated with distinction, 1996


  • Brett graduated with distinction from the University of Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, in 1996 and has been in steady practice since, starting in Modesto.   In August 2012, Brett opened the Dickerson Law, Inc office in Oakdale, CA.
  •  Brett was named to the Dean’s List every year he attended, was a recipient of Annabelle McGeorge Scholarship, earned membership in the Roger F. Traynor Honor Society in recognition for excellence in the study of law, and was awarded first honors in trial advocacy by the Consumer Attorneys of Sacramento Association. He is most proud, however, of having been selected by his classmates to be the Day Division commencement speaker at their graduation ceremony.

DLI 5th Anniversary Dinner Party


  • A memorable night with excellent food and wine pairings at the Oakdale Golf and Country Club.
  • Friends, family and clients helped us celebrate Dickerson Law Inc. August 2017

An autographed Magnum of Ketcham's Pinot Noir, for the 5th Anniversary


  • Brett Dickerson, Allie Ketcham, Mark Ketcham, Renee Graves, Diane Dickerson

Happy Red Nose Day 2019


  • All members of the firm are active in several local and national charities.
  • Sherrie, Brett, Diane and Kimberly putting on the Red Nose.