J. LYNN STOKES-PENA has been a practicing attorney since graduating from the Santa Barbara College of Law in 2002 and has had a real estate brokers since 2006. She has negotiated numerous commercial property sales/purchases and landlord/tenant lease negotiations, and resolved legal issues for clients. Her legal background primarily includes, real estate, estate planning, probate, business law, personal injury and general litigation.

Ms. Stokes-Pena was an associate at Bright & Powell from 2002 to 2009, a partner at Trust Management Services from 2009 to 2013, owner and president of National Commercial Realty from 2013 to 2019. In 2020 and 2021, Ms. Stokes-Pena took time off work to care for her family during Covid and worked remotely. In early 2022 Ms. Stokes-Pena joined Clinkenbeard, Ramsey, Spackman and Clark.