Lauren joined McDermott Law as a paralegal in Fall 2021. She entered the legal field in 2012, due to her interest in all aspects of the legal process. Her background and prior experience include: personal injury, medical malpractice, bankruptcy, probate, corporate law, and criminal defense. Lauren is eager to work in the field of ERISA disability. She has joined our firm with the desire to continue her legal knowledge, help our clients through the challenge of being denied employee benefits, and assist in the litigation process on denied long-term disability claims.
Lauren attended the University of California, Riverside and obtained her BA in Economics Law and Society. She attended a graduate program at the University of San Diego, where she obtained her Paralegal certification. Lauren takes great pride in her Mexican and Native American heritage. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking for others, physical fitness, nature, fishing, traveling with family, and dancing with or without music.