Candis graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelors of Arts Degree in political science from Spelman College in 2006 and earned her J.D. at Georgia State University College of Law in 2011. While attending law school, she was a member of the Georgia State College of Law Moot Court Board. After law school, Candis served as a judicial law clerk for the Honorable Clarence Cooper at the United States District Court for the Northern District of Georgia before going into private practice.
Candis has been an active member of Gate City since her admission to the bar in 2011. She has served in several capacities including Secretary (2014), Member at Large (2015 and 2016), and chaired Gate City’s Community Law Clinic since 2015.