Madeleine Dearien was born and raised in Durango, Colorado, and just graduated from the University of Southern California with a B.S in Global Health and minor in Business Law. She joined Cislo & Thomas in May 2022 as a legal assistant, and she is excited to be working in Los Angeles.

Her responsibilities include drafting legal letters and providing support to the paralegals and attorneys. Outside of Cislo & Thomas, she is involved with a nonprofit that is working to fight the prescription drug opioid epidemic. In her free time, she also enjoy going to the beach, skiing, hiking and traveling.