Kristen Arredondo Yost

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Kristen Arredondo Yost practices in the areas of commercial litigation and political law, focusing on complex commercial disputes, business torts, legal malpractice defense, and election litigation. She has experience litigating matters in federal and state courts at both the trial and appellate level. She has represented a wide range of businesses, including clients in the franchise and distribution, healthcare, and commercial real estate industries.

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.

Activities & Memberships

  • American Bar Association
  • State Bar of Arizona
  • Maricopa County Bar Association

Awards & Recognitions

  • Arizona Capitol Times: 2020 Breakdown Breakout

Education & Admissions

  • J.D., Arizona State University, 2017, cum laude; Arizona State Law Journal, Associate Editor; Teaching Assistant, Legal Method & Writing and Legal Advocacy; Disability Law Project, President; Advocacy Program Against Domestic Violence
  • B.A., Special Education and Elementary Education, Arizona State University, 2012, summa cum laude
  • Admitted in Arizona, 2017