Karen Sunnenberg graduated from Loyola University New Orleans in 2001 with a bachelor of arts degree in Communications/Advertising, cum laude. In 2004, she earned her juris doctor degree, with a certificate in Civil Law, from Loyola University New Orleans College of Law. Ms. Sunnenberg was admitted to practice law in Louisiana in 2004. From 2004-2005, Ms. Sunnenberg was an associate in a small law firm in New Orleans, where she practiced primarily in the areas of divorce and child custody. In 2005, Ms. Sunnenberg returned to her hometown of Pensacola, and from 2005-2009 she worked for the Clerk of the Circuit Court and Comptroller for Escambia County, in the Probate/Guardianship/Mental Health division. She was admitted to practice law in Florida in 2007. In November 2009, Ms. Sunnenberg joined the firm of Lois B. Lepp. P.A. as an associate. She practices primarily in the areas of guardianship, probate, small estate planning, elder law, and civil litigation.