- Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, J.D.
- Executive Editor, Loyola of Los Angeles Entertainment Law Review
- San Diego State University, B.S., Business Administration (Marketing)
Karen manages many of the administrative aspects of the firm as well as the non-attorney personnel. As a practicing attorney, Karen also assists with cases involving civil and criminal fraud, violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act, breach of contract, forfeiture and habeas corpus matters in both federal and state court. Karen was part of Bienert | Katzman’s defense team that secured a mistrial in a case alleging dependent adult abuse. The trial jury deadlocked in favor of acquittal and the Attorney General’s office subsequently dismissed the charge.
Karen earned her law degree from Loyola Law School of Los Angeles, where she served as the Executive Editor of the Loyola of Los Angeles Entertainment Law Review. She graduated from San Diego State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Marketing.
Karen is a member of the Orange County Bar Association and the Warren J. Ferguson Inn of Court. She also serves as a volunteer counselor for the Orange County Boy Scouts of America.