Crystal is a graduate of Suffolk University Law School. During law school, she served on the Moot Court Honor Board, Suffolk Journal of Trial and Appellate Advocacy. Additionally, she taught constitutional law to inner-city high school students as a Marshall-Brennan Constitutional Literacy Fellow. Crystal was also a research assistant for two semesters and was an intern to the Honorable Joseph A. Trainor of the Massachusetts Appeals Court.
Crystal enlisted into the U.S. Army Reserve in 2008 and later was selected for a direct commission as an Intelligence Officer. Throughout her career in the military, she deployed once to Iraq and twice to Afghanistan, most recently being after her second year of law school. She was an intelligence analyst at US Central Command where she served as a Subject Matter Expert and recently made a full transition into the legal field after working as a Senior Counterintelligence Agent within the intelligence community.

Crystal is licensed to practice law in the State of Florida and seeks to leverage her experience and education to assist her clients with estate planning, probate, estate administration, and Veterans Administration (VA) Claims.