Practice Areas: Guardianships; Trust and Estate Litigation; Probate; Conservatorships.
Admitted to the Bar, 2011, California
Education: Utah State University (B.A. 2006); Western State University College of Law (J.D. 2011)
Professional & Community Activities:
Probate & Litigation Sections Member
Women’s Focus group Member
Barrister’s Section Executive Committee Member
Los Angeles County Bar Association Member
Trusts and Estates Section Member
Ms. Duke obtained a Bachelor of Arts in International Studies from Utah State University in 2006 and a Juris Doctorate from Western State University in 2011. At WSU she was the President of the International Law Students Association and graduated with an award for Exemplary Public Service.
Ms. Duke previously lived in Washington D.C. where she worked for the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in the Office of Democracy and Governance and Global Health.
Joining Palermo, Barbaro, Chinen & Pitzer in 2012, Ms. Duke handles all aspects of trust and estate litigation, probate, trust administration, guardianship proceedings and general civil litigation. She is currently a member of the Los Angeles County Bar Association (LACBA), the Pasadena Bar Association (PBA) and the Pasadena Barristers where she serves on the executive committee. She is also a member of the Trusts and Estate Sections of both the LACBA and PBA.
Ms. Duke is an avid snowboarder, runner, and loves to travel internationally. She also enjoys skydiving, hiking and yoga.