Natalie Mutz serves on the Board of Directors for the Santa Barbara Women Lawyers Foundation and Santa Barbara Women Lawyers. She is a civil litigation attorney with Bamieh & De Smeth PLC, where she handles a diverse range of cases from business disputes to civil rights, personal injury, and wrongful death matters. She also consults on business formation and intellectual property issues. Natalie was born in southern California and grew up in northwestern Washington state. She earned her BA in politics from the University of California at Santa Cruz and her law degree from Southwestern Law School. Natalie traveled extensively and worked abroad for several years before returning to California to start her law practice. She worked for the law firm of Kulik Gottesman Siegel & Ware in Sherman Oaks for six years before moving to the Santa Barbara area in 2017. She worked for Hager & Dowling for three years before joining Bamieh & De Smeth. Natalie is proficient in Spanish. She lives in Goleta with her husband and two kids.