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Kristin L. O'Carroll is an experienced litigator who represents clients in an array of complex commercial negotiations and civil disputes across industries. She has represented clients in trials, mediations, settlement conferences, and judicial reference proceedings. Kristin collaborates with clients to develop litigation strategies consistent with business objectives. Kristin has litigated and arbitrated a variety of litigation matters, including disputes involving real property, corporate governance, partnership disputes, and commercial issues.



  • Judicial Extern, Hon. Laurel Beeler, U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California, 2015

Recognition & Leadership

  • Member, University of California Hastings College of Law Board of Governors, 2020-Present
  • Chair, American Heart Association Young Professional Board, 2018-Present
  • Treasurer, Black Women Lawyers Association of Northern California, 2016-Present
  • Director, Health Outreach Partners, 2020-Present


  • J.D., University of California, Hastings College of the Law, 2016
    • Notes Editor, Constitutional Law Quarterly
    • Moot Court team member
  • B.A., University of Oklahoma, 2012
  • California
  • French, Fluent