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Carissa is a graduate of Washington and Lee University in Lexington, Virginia, where she earned a BA in Philosophy. She received her law degree from the University of Nebraska. She then returned to her native Colorado, started her firm in 2010, and began working in family law and criminal defense. She is also a certified yoga instructor, a member of MENSA, and has taught criminal justice as an adjunct professor.
Outside of work, she enjoys horseback riding, reading, outdoor sports, and watching the Nebraska Cornhuskers football and volleyball teams.