Patricia Chen graduated from Chapman University in 2013 with a Bachelors in
English Literature and received her J.D. from Northeastern University School of Law
in 2016, with concentrations in Labor, Work and Income and Poverty Law and
Economic Justice. During law school, Ms. Chen represented claimants in
unemployment benefits hearings before the Massachusetts Department of
Unemployment Assistance, reviewed evidence for the homicide unit within the office
of the Orange County District Attorney, and investigated unfair labor practice
charges as a legal intern at the National Labor Relations Board.
After law school and prior to joining Siri & Glimstad, Ms. Chen advocated on behalf
of individuals with developmental disabilities for the right to live in the least restrictive
environment with appropriate support and services. Ms. Chen intends to take the bar
exam in 2019.