Ms. Arakelyan is an Associate Attorney with Knapp, Petersen & Clarke.
She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology with an emphasis on International Studies from the University of California, San Diego, where she was a member of the Phi Alpha Delta Co-Ed Law Fraternity.
Ms. Arakelyan then completed her Juris Doctor degree at Southwestern Law School, where she received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award and the Wiley W. Manuel Certificate for Pro Bono Legal Services. During law school, Ms. Arakelyan served as a Judicial Law Clerk to the Honorable Harvey A. Silberman and was a Certified Law Clerk at the L.A. County District Attorney’s Office. She also worked in the Immigration Law Clinic at Southwestern. Since being admitted to the California bar in 2017 she has practiced law in Los Angeles.
Her areas of practice include automobile accident and premises liability defense.