Lyla Stone graduated from the University of California, Santa Cruz with a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Environmental Studies. She obtained her Juris Doctor degree from Southwestern Law School, graduating in the top 30% of her class. During law school, she was a Dean’s Fellow, a peer mentor, and a certified law clerk for the Children’s Rights Clinic. She also had two externships with the Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office. After law school, Lyla was selected to be one of only fifteen law school graduates in Los Angeles to participate in the prestigious Victor E. Chavez ABOTA Fellowship. During her fellowship, Lyla had the opportunity to work with Superior Court judges and civil law firms, including Law + Brandmeyer. Lyla is licensed to practice law in California. During her free time, you may find her on a pickleball court or playing trivia.