Edith P. Castañeda practices plaintiff-side employment law. Most recently, Edith helped represent a class of warehouse workers that reached a $21-million settlement in a lawsuit for labor code violations. In 2014 and 2015, Edith was named a Southern California Super Lawyers Rising Star. In addition to her professional experience, Edith mentors middle school girls as part of the M.O.S.T.E. (Mentoring our Students Through Experience) program. Edith hails from the Coachella Valley, from a family of Mexican immigrants. She graduated from Claremont McKenna College in 2008 where she double majored in Government and Sociology with a Leadership Sequence. While in college, she interned for California Rural Legal Assistance. Edith graduated from Loyola Law School in 2011. During law school, she served as a Research Editor for the Loyola of Los Angeles Entertainment Law Review. She also externed for the Honorable Philip S. Gutierrez with the U.S. District Court of the Central District of California and the U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission.