Bay Area native Jaya Reddy graduated in the top 25% of her class at Santa Clara University School of Law as an Emery Merit Scholar. During law school, she competed in Honors Moot Court, acted as the Vice President of the Family Law Society, President of the Asian Pacific American Law Student Association, and an Associate for two academic legal journals. Ms. Reddy received her undergraduate degree from UCLA in Political Science with an English minor and competed on UCLA’s nationally-renowned Mock Trial Team and Indian a cappella team, Naya Zamaana.
Prior to joining the Law Office of Daniel Jensen, P.C., Ms. Reddy clerked for the former Supervising Judge of the Santa Clara County Family Court, numerous family law firms in Santa Clara County, and the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office. She also has professional experience in finance and volunteered at the Katharine and George Alexander Community Law Center Immigration Clinic, the South Asian Bar Association of Northern California’s monthly legal clinics, and several youth summer camps. Ms. Reddy’s diverse background offers her a unique perspective on legal issues that may arise in family law cases.
Ms. Reddy’s family law practice focuses on achieving clients’ goals through effective advocacy. As an empathetic attorney, she enjoys guiding clients toward legal resolutions during trying times. She is trilingual in French, Hindi, and English, and an active member of the Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Silicon Valley and South Asian Bar Association of Northern California. In her spare time, Ms. Reddy enjoys playing tennis, watching Bay Area sports, completing crossword puzzles, and discovering new music.
Areas of Practice
- Family Law
- Child Custody and Visitation
- Child and Spousal Support
- Criminal Defense
- California, 2019
- Santa Clara University School of Law, J.D.
- Emery Merit Scholar
- Dean’s List
- UCLA, B.A. in Political Science; English Minor
- Jaya Reddy, Comment, Indian Surrogacy: Ending Cheap Labor, 18 Santa Clara J. Int’L L. 92 (2020). Available at: https://digitalcommons.law.scu.edu/scujil/vol18/iss1/1.
Professional Associations and Memberships
- Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Silicon Valley
- South Asian Bar Association of Northern California