- University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB), 2012
- Southwestern Law School, Juris Doctorate, 2016
- California State Bar 2020
Ms. Dawson is a South Bay native. She briefly left the South Bay to obtain her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of California, Santa Barbara in 2012. In 2016, she received her Juris Doctorate degree from Southwestern Law School, and is currently admitted to the California State Bar.
Prior to joining Stearns Kim Stearns & Ryan, Ms. Dawson practiced employment, real estate, and business law, where she worked on cases involving wrongful termination, discrimination, wage and hour, and retaliation. In addition, Ms. Dawson assisted clients with breach of contract claims, defamation, and construction matters.
In her practice at Stearns Kim Stearns & Ryan, Ms. Dawson focuses on Family Law matters, and practices all aspects of child custody, child support, spousal support, and property division. In Civil Litigation matters, Ms. Dawson practices business litigation, construction defect, trust and estate disputes.
Ms. Dawson is fluent in Armenian and conversational in French. She is a member of the American Bar Association, the Los Angeles County Bar Association, and active with the Armenian Bar Association.