Springsong Cooper joined Hadsell Stormer & Renick, LLP in October 2016. Ms. Cooper represents plaintiffs in individual and class action cases in state, federal, and administrative proceedings.
Prior to joining Hadsell Stormer, Ms. Cooper clerked for the Honorable Norman Epstein, presiding justice of the California Court of Appeals, Second District, Division Four.
Ms. Cooper graduated from UCLA School of Law in May 2015 as a member of the David J. Epstein Program in Public Interest Law and Policy. During law school, she externed for the Honorable Stephen Reinhardt of the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals. She also served as co-chair of the El Centro Legal Education Rights Clinic, the VAWA and U-VISA Clinic, and the Criminal Justice Society.
Prior to law school, Ms. Cooper worked for Los Angeles County Supervisor Gloria Molina. As a legislative deputy, she advised the supervisor on policy matters related to foster care (DCFS), education, and juvenile probation. She also helped to create and implement pilot programs aimed at addressing alternatives to incarceration for minors with mental health needs and low-level juvenile offenders.
Areas of Practice
- Civil Rights
- Human Rights
- California, 2015
- University of California at Los Angeles School of Law, Los Angeles, California
- J.D. - 2011
- Pitzer College of the Claremont College, Claremont, California
- B.A. - 2009
- Honors: With Honors
- Major: International Intercultural Studies
- Minor: Economics
Professional Associations and Memberships
- California Employment Lawyers Association (CELA)
- National Lawyers Guild – Los Angeles