Preparatory Education: University of Portland (B.S.N. cum laude,1981, Nursing)
Legal Education: Southwestern University School of Law (J.D., 1989) - American Jurisprudence Award; National Institute of Trial Advocacy - Interscholastic Competitor
Bar Admissions: California (1990); Central District of California, United States District Court
Memberships: California Academy of Attorneys for Health Care Professionals
Background: Born and raised in Orange, California. Ms. Kilroy practiced as a Registered Nurse at Oregon Health Sciences University, Pediatrics Division from 1981 to 1996, where she provided care to chronically and terminally ill children. She has been practicing exclusively in the field of medical malpractice defense since 1991. Her trial and appellate practice includes medical, dental, and related healthcare malpractice defense. Ms. Kilroy is also experienced in representing healthcare providers before their respective Boards, including the California Medical, Dental, and Nursing Boards.