Laurie Taylor is a senior research attorney for Justice Jeffrey Johnson of the California Court of Appeal, Second Appellate District. She received her B.A. from Witternberg University, her M.A. in Comparative Literature (Spanish and Translation) from State University of New York at Binghamton, and her J.D. from UCLA School of Law. Prior to her work at the California Court of Appeal, Taylor clerked for the Honorable Robert Boochever of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit and was a Litigation Associate at Caldwell Leslie & Proctor, PC.