Kristen Schwarz Jones joined DBS Law Group, a Professional Corporation in 2011. Her practice
provides comprehensive analysis for long term care needs, customized estate planning, and
assessment of government benefits, namely Medi-Cal and Veterans benefits. She also handles
conservatorship and elder abuse matters.
Kristen received her J.D. from Southwestern Law School in 2011, where she received the Justice
Marshall Francis McComb Memorial Scholarship. She holds a B.A. from University of California,
Irvine in English, and an M.A. in Communication and Leadership Studies from Gonzaga
University, School of Professional. She was recognized as one of THE Magazine’s Top Women
Volunteers in 2011, and was named as a Top Attorney by The Pasadena Magazine for 2015 to
2018 and 202. In 2018 she was honored by Lawyers of Distinction for excellence in probate law. In 2021 she was named as Super Lawyers Rising Star.
Kristen is a member of Junior League of Pasadena, Inc. (2013-2014 Past President, 2016 - 2020
Sustaining Board Member); Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy Alumnae Association Board (2014-
2016 President); Police Activities League of Pasadena (Board of Directors); Girls on the Run of
Los Angeles, (2016-2020 Coach); Pasadena Bar Association (Chair of Women’s Section 2017-
2021; Trustee 2019-2021); Leadership Pasadena (Board of Directors: Vice Chair 2020-2021); and