Caiti joined the County Attorney’s Office in 2022.  She currently represents the Public Guardian in LPS conservatorship proceedings and is a member of the special education and litigation teams.  In the community, Caiti serves on the City of San Mateo’s Personnel Board and as a board member for the Foundation for San Mateo County Libraries.


Undergraduate: Trinity University (TX)

  • B.S., Biology, Religion, magna cum laude

Graduate: Arizona State University

  • M.S., Biology (Biology & Society)

Law School: Stanford Law School

  • Executive Editor, Stanford Law Review
  • High Pro Bono Distinction
  • Supreme Court Litigation Clinic
Prior Experience

Upon graduation from law school in 2017, Caiti joined the law firm Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP.  She then clerked for District Judge Beth Labson Freeman in the Northern District of California, followed by a clerkship with Justice Leondra Kruger on the California Supreme Court.  Caiti then returned to Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP as a litigation associate, where she handled a wide array of litigation matters and maintained an active pro bono practice.

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Caiti T. Busch
Deputy County Attorney