Teresa is an associate attorney at Kramer Holcomb Sheik, LLP practicing in the areas of plaintiff’s personal injury, wrongful death and employment litigation. Originally from Bloomington, Minnesota, Teresa moved to California in 2007 to attend Scripps College, where she received her Bachelor of Arts degree with honors in French and Linguistics. Teresa attended Loyola Law School, Los Angeles, where she earned her Juris Doctor. She was admitted to the State Bar of California in November 2015.
While at Loyola, Teresa served as Chief Research Editor of the Loyola of Los Angeles Entertainment Law Review, and as President of the Consumer Law Society, the plaintiff’s side civil litigation society on campus. Teresa also volunteered at the Disability Rights Legal Center, where she worked closely with attorneys on disability in education cases. At the end of her first year, Teresa received the McNicholas & McNicholas Trial Scholarship, which places first year law students in a premier plaintiff’s firm to shadow attorneys and work on various consumer-oriented cases.
Prior to joining Kramer Holcomb Sheik, Teresa completed a Fellowship sponsored by the American Board of Trial Advocates. She has also gained experience during law school as a judicial extern to the Honorable R. Gary Klausner in the United States District Court, Central District of California.
Teresa is a member of the Consumer Attorneys Association of Los Angeles and Los Angeles County Bar Association. In her free time, Teresa enjoys cooking and eating, speaking French (fluent), and working out.