Kara R. Barnthouse

Associate
phone:  (714) 573-0900

Areas of Practice

Ms. Barnthouse is an associate attorney with Parker & Covert LLP and provides legal counsel and support to clients regarding various pupil, personnel and property matters.

Legal Experience

During and after law school, Ms. Barnthouse served as a law clerk at the Orange County District Attorney’s Office and Small Business Administrators. Her legal experience includes litigation, representing clients in matters of trust administration and property disputes.

Ms. Barnthouse joins the law firm with ten years of experience as an educator in the Tustin Unified School District. She served in leadership capacities including Math Department Chair, Leadership Team, and Secondary Teacher Assistant Principal. Ms. Barnthouse brings her passion and enthusiasm for education to her representation of clients in K-12 public school districts, community college school districts and charter schools.

Professional Affiliations

State Bar of California
Member, Orange County Bar Association
Member, American Bar Association

Academic Background

J.D., Whittier Law School, Costa Mesa, California, 2014
M.S., Educational Leadership and Administration, California State University Fullerton, 2008
B.A., San Diego State University, 2001
Educational Credentials
Multiple Subject Teaching Credential
Administrative Services Credential