Kristin Gifford practices in the areas of asset protection, estate planning, probate, and guardianship.
Kristin obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with an emphasis in Finance from California State University, Fresno, where she graduated summa cum laude. During her undergraduate education, she also swam for the Fresno State Bulldogs.
Kristin received her Juris Doctorate degree from the William S. Boyd School of Law at UNLV, where she graduated cum laude. While attending law school, Kristin completed externships with the Honorable Elissa Cadish, the Ultimate Fighting Championship, and the Clark County School District. Additionally, Kristin participated in the National Sports Law Moot Court Competition as a member of the Society of Advocates. She also participated in the William S. Boyd School of Law’s legal clinic providing legal services to children and parents in need of assistance with family related legal matters.
Prior to attending law school, Kristin worked as a financial advisor and obtained multiple licenses including her life/health insurance license, Series 6 and 63 securities licenses, real estate license, and mortgage license.
After graduating from law school, Kristin worked at Marquis Aurbach Coffing for over three years where her practice focused in the areas of estate planning, probate and guardianship. She then took a short break from law to start a family and worked in mortgage. She then returned to law to resume her legal practice with Burdick Law before joining Valiente Mott.
Away from the office, Kristin enjoys spending time with her husband, Eddy, and two children, and competing in CrossFit.