Effective Legal Solutions From Relatable Legal Advisers
Kirsten Kumar, Esq.
- Civil Litigation
- Business Law
- IP Law
- Estates & Probate
Kirsten brings a high level of organization, strong work ethic, and an eye for detail to the firm, in addition to her skills in research, drafting, and editing from her background in Journalism. She strives to maintain mutual respect and professionalism in her relationships with clients, colleagues, and adverse parties.
Before joining the firm, Kirsten was a judicial intern for the United Nations International Residual Mechanism for Criminal Tribunals, which performs the remaining functions of the International Criminal Tribunal for the former Yugoslavia and the International Criminal Tribunal for Rwanda. There, she assisted in the Office of the Prosecutor's appellate review of individuals formerly tried for war crimes and crimes against humanity. Kirsten also previously interned for Refugee Services of Texas, a non-profit that provides pro bono and low bono legal services to refugees, asylees, and victims of human trafficking. There, she assisted in the Immigration Legal Services Program to provide clients with family reunification petitions, applications for permanent residency or naturalization, and applications for employment authorization.
In addition to her interest in assisting the firm's clients with strategically remedying their business or intellectual property disputes, Kirsten has a passion for international human rights law and international criminal law. She presently feeds this passion through her pro bono services and as a member of the Association of Young International Criminal Lawyers.
- The University of Texas School of Law, Austin, Texas
- J.D. - 2021
- University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas
- B.S. - 2017
- Honors: magna cum laude
- Honors: Dean's List
- Major: Journalism, McCombs School of Business Foundation Program
- Texas, 2021
Pro Bono Activities
- Volunteer Legal Services of Texas, 2022
- Asian Family Support Services of Austin, 2022