Ms. Pillai is an associate attorney with Girard, Edwards, Stevens & Tucker, where she represents and advises school districts, county offices of education, special education local plan areas, and charter schools in special education matters, as well as assists with various issues related to charter school oversight. Since joining the firm, Ms. Pillai has given presentations on the Prevention of Sexual Harassment and Legal Topics for 2019.
Prior to joining Girard, Edwards, Stevens & Tucker, Ms. Pillai practiced family law, and served as a consultant for the California State Assembly and Senate, where she advised legislators on issues related to public safety and human services.
While in law school, Ms. Pillai completed internships with the Sacramento County District Attorney’s Office, the UC Davis Civil Rights Clinic, and Legal Services of Northern California. Prior to law school, Ms. Pillai worked for various nonprofit organizations.
UC Davis School of Law (J.D., 2014); UC Davis (B.A., 2006)