Kristen is an associate at Wadhwani & Shanfeld. She is originally from
New Jersey. Kristen graduated from Penn State in 2010 with a bachelor's
degree in Crime, Law, and Justice. After college, Kristen moved to Los
Angeles to attend law school at Pepperdine University School of Law, where
she received her J.D. and Certificate in Dispute Resolution in 2013.
Kristen works with many of the firm's Chapter 7 and Chapter 13 clients
and attends many of the firm's hearings. She enjoys practicing bankruptcy
law because it gives her an opportunity to help individuals through what
is often a hard time in their lives. Kristen likes getting to know the
clients on a personal level.
Outside of the office, Kristen's passions include running marathons
and half marathons and doing hot yoga. She also enjoys playing with her
dog, Bear. Kristen is a huge fan of the New York Giants and of Penn State football.
Kristen is admitted to practice law in California State court and the
Central District of California.