Isabella DeSisto is an associate attorney with the Shegerian Coniff LLP. She graduated Cum Laude from California State University, Northridge, and earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science in 2017. During this time, her inclination toward advocacy would be formed as she took multiple law focused classes. Prior to attending law school, Ms. DeSisto volunteered with the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office, where she observed multiple trials and assisted in arraignment court.
In May of 2022, Ms. DeSisto graduated from McGeorge School of Law with a concentration in Trial Advocacy. While at McGeorge, Ms. DeSisto was heavily involved in on campus organizations. She served as Vice President of the Criminal Law Society and as President and Executive Board Member of the Public Legal Services Society, a non-profit on campus organization which is dedicated to serving the community. Ms. DeSisto received the Public Legal Services Society’s Executive Board Member of the Year Award, the Outstanding Student Service Award, and the Capital Commendation for Public Service Award in 2022.
Prior to joining the firm, Ms. DeSisto worked at the Los Angeles District Attorney’s Legislative Advocates Office, where she conducted legislative and legal research on pending public safety bills. She then worked for the Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office, Los Angeles County District Attorney’s Office, the Sacramento County Public Defender’s Office, and the Orange County District Attorney’s Office.