Lyris is a Client Relationship Manager and a Legal Assistant at Carbon Law Group. In her capacity, she facilitates business entity formations, conversions and dissolutions, assists in drafting governance and transaction documents, and oversees business registrations. She also supports in developing existing clients and assists in engaging prospective clients.
Prior to joining the CLG team, Lyris worked at Sidley Austin LLP’s Global Finance/Securitization practice group in San Francisco, California, where she primarily handled the preparation for and closing of countless public and private asset-backed securitization transactions.
Lyris graduated from the University of California, Berkeley as a Legal Studies major and a Public Policy minor. During her undergraduate years, she was heavily involved in Berkeley’s Student Legal Clinic and was an active member of various Pilipino American organizations that focused on the recruitment and retention of Pilipino American and other Asian American and Pacific Islander students at Berkeley. During her undergraduate studies, Lyris also participated in the Cal In the Capital program, where she had the rewarding opportunity to intern for both the Organization of Chinese Americans-Asian Pacific American Advocates and the National Coalition for Asian Pacific American Community Development in Washington, D.C.
A thinker and an advocate, Lyris joined Carbon Law Group due to its personalized and honest approach to every single client and their venture — focusing on the client’s growth and empowerment and supporting its success by embracing the complexity of each matter.