Born in Valencia, California, Ms. Beach is a graduate of the University of San Diego School of Law. While in law school, Ms. Beach completed mediation training through the National Conflict Resolution Center and mediated cases filed with San Diego Small Claims Court. She was also a member of the Appellate Moot Court Associate Board and was awarded the 1st Place Oralist and 3rd Place Brief Award for her efforts in the Paul A. McLennon, Sr. Honors Moot Court Tournament.
Prior to joining our firm, Ms. Beach completed several legal internships in the areas of family law, education law and child advocacy. In recognition of her volunteer service for the San Diego Volunteer Lawyer Program, Education Law Project, she was awarded the Wiley W. Manuel Certificate for Pro Bono Legal Services.
Prior to attending law school, Ms. Beach earned her paralegal certificate after receiving High Honors in the ABA approved paralegal program at the University of San Diego. Ms. Beach used her paralegal certificate to gain civil litigation experience at a local personal injury law firm. Ms. Beach also graduated summa cum laude from the University of San Diego where she earned a Bachelor of Business Administration degree with an emphasis in International Business. During her undergraduate years, she received a scholarship to study abroad at Oxford University where she focused her studies on law and ethics.
Ms. Beach is a regular contributor to the San Diego Divorce Attorneys Blog, the official blog of The Law Offices of Nancy J. Bickford. Visit the blog to read more news about San Diego family law, written by the divorce attorneys at the firm.