San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 21, 2005
Klinedinst PC is pleased to announce that Paula L. Zecchini has joined the firm's San Diego law office.
Ms. Zecchini first worked at the firm during 2004 as part of the firm's Summer Law Clerk program. She received her J.D. at Washington University School of Law in May, 2005. She also earned a B.S. in Business Administration and a B.A. in Political Science from the University of California, Riverside in 2001.
While at Washington University School of Law, Ms. Zecchini was an active member of the Honor Counsel Screening Panel. She also worked in the school's Criminal Justice Clinic, representing homeless and indigent clients during preliminary hearings. As part of the Clinic, she also worked on death penalty cases. She was a member of the Jessup International Moot Court Team, and won the Hardy C. Dillard Award for the Best Memorial (Brief) Worldwide. She also received an award from the International Academy of Trial Lawyers for excellence in advocacy and litigation skills
“Paula will be an incredible addition to our San Diego office,” noted John D. Klinedinst, CEO of the firm. "She demonstrated her legal acumen while working at the firm as a Summer Law Clerk, and has received an incredible amount of experience both inside and outside the classroom. We are very pleased to have her join our San Diego law office.”
Paula served as a Legal Extern for Justice Thomas Hollenhorst, Fourth District, California Court of Appeals in Riverside, California. She also spent four months working as a Legal Consultant for the United Nations in Kathmandu, Nepal, where she participated in drafting legislation for the Nepali National Women's Act.
Klinedinst is pleased to welcome Ms. Zecchini to the San Diego office. Learn more about her background at:
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