Michaela L. Adduci-King is an attorney in the San Diego office of Klinedinst PC. Her practice focuses on residential, commercial, and mix use construction litigation, business and commercial litigation, and professional responsibility.
Ms. Adduci-King graduated from California Western School of Law in 2023. While in law school, she worked at the firm as a law clerk. She previously worked as an extern for a San Diego personal injury firm, clerked for a private criminal defense and family law firm, and clerked at the San Diego Public Defender’s Office. She also worked as a legal assistant at the Veterans Legal Institute, and is a sworn-in Appointed Special Advocate (CASA).
At California Western School of Law, Ms. Adduci-King served two years on Moot Court Honors Board (MCHB). She served one year on the MCHB executive board as the Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Coordinator for California Western’s ADR team, which won the ABA Regional Negotiation Competition three years in a row and the ABA National Negotiation Competition. Ms. Adduci-King was elected the Alumni Representative of the Student Bar Association, and achieved the highest level within the Pro Bono Honors Society during her time clerking at the San Diego Public Defender’s Office.
Before law school, Ms. Adduci-King attended the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where she earned a Bachelor’s of Art in English in Rhetoric and Writing and Bachelors of Art in International Affairs. She also earned a Certificate in Conflict Resolution. She attended an advanced intensive language program at Justus-Liebig Universität in Gieβen, Germany. She interned for U.S. Senator Tammy Baldwin and informally interned with Wisconsin Supreme Court Justice Janet Protasiewicz.