Ms. Barr, a third generation attorney, did her undergraduate work at Santa Clara University and received her law degree from Santa Clara University School of Law, ranked as one of the top law schools in the United States.

While in law school, Ms. Barr worked in the Santa Clara County Public Defender’s office, volunteered with the Innocence Project, a volunteer organization that hears appeals of individuals who it appears may have been wrongly convicted of a crime, and she worked as a clerk for one of Santa Clara County’s Superior Court judges. She was admitted to the State Bar of California in January of 2014 and joined the firm of Barr & Mudford in March of 2014.