Kayla Marie Mendez is an associate in the Environmental, Safety & Health Practice Group.

 

While in law school, Kayla Marie served as a judicial intern for the Colorado Supreme Court and 20th Judicial District Court of Colorado, an associate editor of the University of Colorado Law Review, and a Barristers’ Council Moot Court member. She also worked in the Criminal Immigration Defense Clinic as a student attorney for two years, gaining invaluable experience advocating for her clients.

For her potential to be a transformational leader, the University of Colorado Law School recruited Kayla Marie to attend as a Leaders in Law and Community scholar. During her fellowship, her peers selected her for leadership positions in the Council for Racial Justice and Equity, the Graduate and Professional Student Government and the Latino/a Law Students Association.

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Education

  • University of Colorado School of Law, J.D., 2023
  • University of California, B.A., summa cum laude, 2018

Admissions

  • District of Columbia, 2024
  • Admitted to practice only in Washington DC. Supervised by attorneys of the firm admitted to practice in Colorado.
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