Cierra Vaughn became an associate at FMBK after her summer as one of FMBK’s Summer Associate’s in 2016. Her practice focuses exclusively in family law.

Prior to graduating from Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law, Cierra clerked for the Honorable Erick Larsh in Orange, California. While working with Judge Larsh, Cierra researched and briefed family law issues for a variety of cases. During her 3rd year of law school, Cierra received the 2017 AAML Eric D. Turner Award by the Pennsylvania Chapter of the American Academy of Matrimonial Lawyers. As an undergraduate, Cierra worked at the Arizona Supreme Court in the Probation Division, where she researched and collected data to propose legislation for many counties in Arizona.

Cierra graduated from Arizona State University; where she graduated Summa Cum Laude, and went on to receive her J.D., from Pennsylvania State University, Dickinson School of Law, graduating in the top 20% of her class.


Professional Associations & Memberships

  • Member, Southern California Family Law American Inn of Court