Lara is a Legal Assistant at West Coast Trial Lawyers. She graduated from the University of Colorado, Boulder with a bachelor’s degree in International Relations and minor in Spanish. After graduating, she spent two years traveling on her own, from living on the small island of Guam to backpacking throughout Southeast Asia. Since coming back to Los Angeles, where she was born and raised, she has been preparing for law school and volunteering for non-profit organizations that advance immigrant rights. Lara is eager to make a lasting impact in her community through legal action and advocacy. She is bilingual, fluent in both English and Spanish. In her free time, she loves to meet new people and explore the outdoors.