Education and experience
Ms. Kokonas obtained her undergraduate degree from California State University, Long Beach in 2002. In 2006 Ms. Kokonas graduated from Rutgers School of Law-Camden, New Jersey where she received the Rutgers Pro Bono Award and was nominated as a recipient of the First Congressional District of New Jersey Congressional Award for Scholarship in the Law.
Ms. Kokonas is admitted to practice in all California State courts, the United States District Court for the Northern, Eastern and Central Districts of California and the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
Ms. Kokonas is a member of the Orange County Bar Association, Orange County Women Lawyers Association, Orange County Trial Lawyers Association, Los Angeles Trial Lawyers Association and California Employment Lawyers Association. Ms. Kokonas is also a member of Women Lawyers of Long Beach where she has served as a board member for multiple terms.