Ms. Gjedsted graduated from the University of Southern California in May 2009, with a Bachelor of Arts degree in History and Italian Language and Literature. In May 2012, Ms. Gjedsted obtained her Juris Doctorate from Pepperdine University School of Law with a Certificate in Dispute Resolution from the Strauss Institute for Dispute Resolution at Pepperdine University. Ms. Gjedsted has externed for the Los Angeles Superior Court and the 9th Circuit. She joined the Law Offices of David J. Weiss in November of 2012 and now primarily devotes her practice to labor and employment related matters. Ms. Gjedsted speaks, reads, and writes fluently in Italian and is semi-fluent in Spanish.