Kristen Arredondo Yost practices in the areas of political and election law and commercial litigation. She has experience advising clients and litigating cases involving election issues, voting and constitutional rights, and other politically related matters. She has represented clients in federal and state trial courts, the Arizona Court of Appeals, the Arizona Supreme Court, and the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. Kristen also has experience litigating complex commercial disputes representing a wide range of clients, including cases involving business torts, contractual disputes, legal malpractice defense, and other business litigation.
While attending law school, Kristen served as a judicial extern at the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit. She also worked as a legal intern at a non-profit law firm that advocates for individuals with disabilities. In her prior career, Kristen was a special education teacher in the Tempe Elementary School District.