Lakuita Bittle is the director of Attorney Ministries at Christian Legal Society. Previously, Lakuita worked for the Office of the State’s Attorney for Prince George’s County (Maryland), which she joined in 2015 as a law clerk in the grand jury unit. She was sworn in as an assistant state’s attorney in 2017 where she first handled misdemeanor criminal and jailable traffic cases before prosecuting cases involving domestic violence, child abuse, sexual assault, motor vehicle theft, armed robbery, attempted murder, and other felonies. Lakuita is a graduate of David A. Clarke School of Law at The University of the District of Columbia and is admitted to practice law in Maryland. Lakuita also has over nine years of professional work experience in the legal field prior to attending law school.
Lakuita is actively involved in her church as a deacon and a worship leader. She serves as the founding board vice president and the executive director of Kadesh Community Development Corporation, which provides community outreach and support to families in need in the DC and Maryland areas. Lakuita also serves as an adjunct professor of criminal law and procedure at Trinity Law School. In her spare time, Lakuita enjoys music, traveling, mentoring youth, and spending time with friends and family.