Joseph TobenerChrista Conry is an associate at Tobener Ravenscroft. In 2009, she earned her undergraduate degree in history, with a minor in French, from the University of Hawaii at Manoa where she was named to the Dean’s List each year. Ms. Conry went on to earn her Juris Doctor degree cum laude from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law.  During law school, Ms. Conry was the Managing Editor of the Hastings Women’s Law Journal and member of the nationally ranked Mock Trial Team. She twice received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award and Witkin Award for Excellence and authored a published an article on sexual harassment in farmworking communities. While completing her law degree, Ms. Conry focused on social justice issues, externing for the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission and Equal Rights Advocates. She discovered her commitment to tenant rights as a law clerk for Tobener Ravenscroft starting in summer 2014. Since then, Ms. Conry has counseled hundreds of tenants. She has a particular expertise with Rent Board proceedings, cases related to short-term rental nuisance, and employment claims brought by resident managers.

Ms. Conry has volunteered for years and volunteers for several tenant rights nonprofits, including the San Francisco Tenants Union and San Diego Volunteer Lawyers Program.

Christa was selected to the 2018, 2019 and 2020 Northern California Rising Star list by Super Lawyers, an honor reserved for lawyers who exhibit excellence in practice. Only 2.5% of attorneys in Northern California receive this distinction.


JD, University of California, Hastings College of Law
BA, University of Hawaii, Manoa

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