Kaleena joined Owada Law, PC in October 2017, and assists the firm as a legal administrative assistant and paralegal. Kaleena assists the attorneys regarding Personal Injury, Family Law, Audit, Bankruptcy, and other civil litigation matters.
Prior to joining Owada Law, Kaleena worked as a paralegal specializing in Worker’s Compensation claims at Vail, Cross & Associates in Tacoma for over 3 years. Kaleena assisted injured workers with all aspects of claim management, and assisted the attorneys who litigated cases before the Board of Industrial Insurance Appeals and Superior Court.
Before starting her paralegal career in 2014, Kaleena worked with children, from infants to preschool-age. She worked as an early childhood educator in Washington, Kentucky, Tennessee, and Michigan. In 2008, Kaleena graduated from Lake Superior State University in Michigan, with her Bachelor of Arts in Early Childhood Education and a minor in Psychology.