Dana Garcetti

A graduate of Brown University and Duke University School of Law, Dana Garcetti is a practicing lawyer in Los Angeles. She spent seven years as a deputy district attorney before leaving law to train as an acupuncturist and Chinese herbalist. In 2012, she returned to legal practice, monitoring law enforcement officers’ uses of deadly and non-deadly force. Subsequently, she joined the staff of a local legislator as an expert on issues of public safety. For the last two years, she has worked as a resource attorney on law enforcement issues with the Office of the Los Angeles County Public Defender.