"Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. We are caught in an inescapable network of mutuality, tied in a single garment of destiny. Whatever affects one directly, affects all indirectly."
-Martin Luther King, Jr.
Ms. Staley-Ngomo received her J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall), where she was the projects editor of the California Law Review and the managing editor of the Berkeley Journal of African-American Law and Policy. During law school, Ms. Staley-Ngomo participated in several clinical programs, including the Juvenile Hall Outreach Program, the California Asylum Representation Clinic and the Death Penalty Clinic. Prior to law school, Ms. Staley-Ngomo served as a judicial administration fellow through the Capital Fellows Program, Center for California Studies.
Ms. Staley-Ngomo received her B.A. from Whittier College, magna cum laude, in political science and Spanish.
Education and Honors
J.D., University of California, Berkeley School of Law (Boalt Hall), 2008
B.A., magna cum laude, Whittier College, 2003
American University, Washington Semester in Justice & Law Program, 2001
Law clerk to the Honorable Consuelo B. Marshall, United States District Court for the Central District of California, 2011 - 2012
Member, State Bar of California; United States District Court for the Central District of California; United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit
Member, Black Women Lawyers Association of Los Angeles; John M. Langston Bar Association of Los Angeles; California Association of Black Lawyers; National Bar Association; American Inn of Court (Los Angeles Criminal Justice Section); Los Angeles County Bar Association; Los Angeles Federal Bar Association; California Minority Counsel Program
Board of Directors, Latina Lawyers Bar Association
Co-Chair, Student and Alumni Programming Committee, American Bar Associationís Judicial Intern Opportunity Program