Michelle graduated from the University of California Irvine in Psychology. Her work in crisis residential programming helped realized her passion for direct advocacy and the law. She moved to San Diego in 2017 to pursue her legal career after taking a break to teach English in Thailand.
While at Cal West she was the Chief Executive Officer of Moot Court Honors Board and competed on the Alternative Dispute Resolution Team. In the Fall of 2019 she advanced to Finals in the ABA’s Negotiation Competition. Michelle will graduate from California Western School of Law in April 2020. Michelle’s experience has taught her the value of compassionate communication with clients and her peers and she believes in maintaining that practice her in future legal practice.
In the free time Michelle does have she likes to get outside, find new coffee shops to hang out at, and to practice yoga. She also loves to spend time with her friends and family. She is looking forward to having some time to travel after taking the Bar.