Rebecca O’Malley joined Woodsmall Law Group as an associate attorney in November 2019. Ms. O’Malley earned her Bachelor of Arts from Yale University, graduating magna cum laude. Ms. O’Malley received her Juris Doctorate from Columbia Law School in New York. During her time at Columbia, Ms. O’Malley worked for a semester with the Committee on the Administration of Justice in Belfast, Northern Ireland where she served as a researcher and advocate.
Ms. O’Malley is licensed to practice law in California. During her legal career, she has handled a wide variety of complex civil litigation matters before state and federal courts. Outside of the law, Ms. O’Malley has also worked as a non-profit advocate and development professional for the Public Interest Network and Environment America.
As the parent of an autistic twice-exceptional child, Ms. O’Malley understands many of the struggles our clients face and she greatly enjoys helping them to overcome any challenge they face in the effort to secure a free appropriate public education for their child.