Annie received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, Santa Barbara with a major in the History of Public Policy. During her undergraduate career, she spent a year abroad in Paris, studying at the Institut d'Etudes Politique (Sciences Po). Following graduation, Annie spent a year and a half working as a research associate at the Peace Corps headquarters in Washington, DC and a year teaching English as a second language in Prague, Czech Republic.
Annie earned her Juris Doctorate from the University of Notre Dame. During law school, Annie spent a summer as an intern with the United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda in Arusha, Tanzania. She also interned for the U.S. Department of Justice's European Civil Division located at the United States Embassy in London, where she spent her second year of law school. Following graduation from law school, Annie was a legal fellow with the Children's Rights Division of Human Rights Watch in Los Angeles, CA.
Annie practices in all areas of children and family law, with a major focus on children's issues, minor's counsel cases, custody matters, mediations, adoptions, guardianships and dissolutions.
Languages Spoken: French
Cash, Check, Credit Card
|Award Name||Grantor||Date Granted|
|Dodds Scholar||Notre Dame Law||2010|
|Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Grant||UC Santa Barbara||N/A|
|Associate||A Center For Children & Family Law||2012 - Present|
|Legal Fellow||Human Rights Watch||2011 - 2012|
|Legal Intern||United States Embassy, Office of the Civil Division of the DOJ||2010 - 2010|
|Legal Intern||United Nations International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda||2009 - 2009|
|Legal Assistant||Law Offices of Sanger and Swysen||2007 - 2008|
|Teacher||The Caledonian School||2006 - 2007|
|Legal Intern||Peace Corps||2005 - 2006|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|State Bar of California||N/A||2011 - Present|
|Notre Dame Law School||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||2011|
|Univ of California Santa Barbara||History of Public Policy||BA - Bachelor of Arts||2005|
|Institut d'Etudes Politiques||Education Abroad Program||N/A||N/A|