Katya practices in Indian and tribal relations, representing and advising tribes, tribal enterprises, and companies operating on Indian reservations. Katya also practices in employment and labor law, including employment discrimination, harassment, and retaliation; wage and hour compliance; and restrictive covenants.

Education

  • University of Arizona, James E. Rogers College of Law, J.D., Dean’s List, 2014, Third-Year Writer, Arizona Law Review 
  • Boston College, B.A., English, 2009
  • La Universidad Iberoamericana, City of Puebla, State of Puebla, México, Study Abroad, 2008

Bar & Court Admissions

  • U.S. District Court, District of Arizona, 2015
  • Arizona, 2015

Honors & Awards

  • Super Lawyers Rising Star, Labor & Employment Litigation, 2019-present

Professional & Industry Memberships

  • State Bar of Arizona, Employment and Labor Section, CLE Fall Seminar Committee (2019, 2021), CLE Luncheon Committee (2019-2020), State Bar of Arizona Convention (2022)
  • Arizona Asian American Bar Association, Member (2015-present), Treasurer (April 2018 – March 2019), Member of the Board of Directors (2016-present)
  • National Asian Pacific American Bar Association, Member (2016-present)
  • James E. Rogers College of Law Board of Visitors, Member (2019-present)
  • Native American Bar Association of Arizona, Golf Tournament Planning Committee (2016), Member (2016, 2021-present)
  • State Bar of Arizona Bar Leadership Institute, Class of 2020-2021

Language Fluency

  • Spanish

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