Caitlin obtained her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from University of San Diego and her M.B.A. from Shidler College of Business, University of Hawai‘i at Manoa.
She earned her law degree, with first quintile ranking, from the William S. Richardson School of Law, University of Hawaii. As a law student, she received the CALI Excellence for the Future Award for the highest grade in Lawyering Fundamentals II and Environmental Law. She was also the recipient of the Bernard Levinson Best Constitutional Law Paper Award for her Second-Year Seminar paper.
While in law school, she served at the Outside Articles Editor for University of Hawaii Law Review.