Kristen Curry is a member of Curry, Pearson & Wooten, PLC, and obtained her undergraduate degree from UCLA in 1990 and her law degree from the University of Arizona College of Law in 1993. Kristen has been certified as a Criminal Law Specialist through the State Bar of Arizona since 2000 and has extensive jury trial and litigation experience. Kristen primarily handles criminal cases, including both felony and misdemeanor matters, DUI cases, criminal appeals and post-conviction relief. Kristen also has experience with family law and civil matters.
Since 1998, Kristen has been teaching other attorneys statewide how to effectively challenge illegal searches in criminal cases. Her written materials on the subject have also been provided to Superior Court judges during judicial training. Kristen, along with the firm, has been given the highest rating by her legal peers, AV, in the Martindale-Hubbell national legal directory. In addition, Kristen Curry is listed in the Bar Register of Preeminent Lawyers. The Bar Register is a unique guide to the legal community's most eminent professionals. It includes only those select law practices that have earned the highest rating (AV) in the Martindale-Hubbell® Law Directory and that have been designated by their colleagues as preeminent in their field. Kristen has been named as a Southwest Superlawyer and is listed in the National Trial Lawyers: Top 100 Lawyers for Arizona.
Kristen is licensed to practice in all Arizona courts, Federal District Court, Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, and United States Supreme Court. She is a member of the National Association of Criminal Defense Lawyers and Arizona Attorneys for Criminal Justice.
In her spare time, Kristen enjoys singing rock-n-roll with her band, traveling, hiking and biking, and spending time with her family. She was raised in Arizona and attended Moon Valley High School.