Ms. Karina Lallande received a J.D. from the University of California Hastings, College of the Law in San Francisco, California. While at Hastings, Ms. Lallande participated in the Environmental Law Society and served as the Supervising Editor of the Hastings International and Comparative Law Review. During law school Ms. Lallande served as a law clerk in a prestigious Northern California law firm specializing in serious injury, wrongful death, and employment cases. Ms. Lallande also held a coveted externship at the U. S. Environmental Protection Agency.
Ms. Lallande completed her undergraduate studies at the University of California, Santa Barbara, where she graduated in three years with a double major in Sociology and Global Studies with a Socio-Economic and Political emphasis.
Ms. Lallande is admitted to the State Bar of California and the United States Courts for the Central District of California. Ms. Lallande is a member of Consumer Attorneys of California (CAOC) and is a member of the CAOC Young Lawyers Division, Women Lawyer’s Caucus, and the Minority Caucus. Ms. Lallande is also a member of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles (CAALA) and its New Lawyers Division and Women Lawyers Caucus. Ms. Lallande is also a member of the American Association for Justice (AAJ). Ms. Lallande was honored by the Consumer Attorneys of California as a Nominee for the 2011 Woman Trial Lawyer of the Year. Ms. Lallande has been named among the Southern California Super Lawyers “Rising Stars” for 2014 and 2015.