María García, Paralegal
Maria was born and raised in the Little Village neighborhood in Chicago. Maria attended Farragut Career Academy (high school) in Chicago and graduated in June of 1999. Maria later attended Richard J. Daley College in Chicago, Illinois and graduated with an Associate’s Degree in Science in May of 2003. Maria is the longest serving employee at the office having started in September of 2001. Maria is fluent in both English and Spanish. Maria has one son and works hard to balance working with our clients and maintaining a great home for her family. Email María
Noelia Vasquez, Paralegal
Noelia was born in Buenos Aires, Argentina. She moved to Miami, Florida with her family when she was five. Her family enjoys traveling and has visited Florida, New York, Illinois, and Georgia. She graduated high school in Georgia and after graduation moved to Chicago where she got married. Noelia now attends Morton College and is working on her Associate of Science degree. Noelia enjoys reading, hiking, and kayaking with her husband. Noelia is fluent in both English and Spanish and is responsible for the translation of English documents to Spanish and helps prepare our cases for trial. Email Noelia
Teresa Jiménez, Paralegal
Teresa was born in Caracas, Venezuela and moved to Chicago in 2002. Teresa attended Our Lady of the Rosary High School in Kentucky and graduated in 2008. Teresa is currently attending Wilbur Wright College in Chicago, Illinois studying accounting. Teresa’s responsibilities at the Epstein Law Firm include processing settlement contracts, negotiating medical bills and is in charge of the marketing program at the firm. Teresa started at our firm in November 2011. In her free time she enjoys having family outings and horseback riding. Email Teresa
Sayra Rueda, Legal Assistant
Sayra is a life-long resident of Chicago and has lived her entire life in the Little Village neighborhood. Sayra attended Little Village High School World Language, graduated in June of 2013 and is currently attending Saint Xavier University in Chicago, Illinois, majoring in Mathematics. Sayra is bilingual and her responsibilities at the Epstein Law Firm include processing settlement contracts, negotiating medical bills and is in charge of the marketing program at the firm. Sayra started at our firm in February 2013. In her free time she enjoys spending quality time with her family and friends as well as watching her favorite sport, baseball. Email Sayra
Thalia Navarro, Legal Assistant
Thalia was born and raised in Chicago and has lived in the Little Village community her entire life. Thalia attended World Language High school and graduated in June 2013. Thalia is currently attending University of Illinois at Chicago studying business management. Thalia’s responsibilities at the office also consist of processing settlement contracts and working with providers to obtain payment for their respective bills along with Sayra. Thalia is bilingual and enjoys horse-back riding with friends and family. Thalia started at our firm in March 2013. Email Thalia
Isha Delgado, Legal Assistant
Isha is 17 years old and is currently a Junior at Infinity High School in Little Village Lawndale High School. She is part of the National Honors Society and wishes to graduate next year with these honors. Isha has always been interested in the field of medicine and hopes to major in this field. Isha would like to attend Northwestern University and major in medicine. In the future, she hopes to become a Physician’s Assistant. In her spare time, she enjoys cooking and reading.
Alondra Sepulveda, Legal Assistant
Alondra is 17 years old and is currently a Junior at Infinity High School in Little Village Lawndale High School. She is part of the National Honors Society and wishes to graduate next year with these honors. Alondra has always been interested in the field of Criminal Justice and hopes to major in this field. In the future, Alondra would like to have a career in the field of Criminal Justice such as becoming a police officer or FBI agent. In her spare time, she enjoys playing basketball and drawing. Alondra was part of the girls JV basketball team last year.
Tori was born in Northbrook, Illinois and graduated from Glenbrook North High School with honors in the spring of 2015. Tori is currently attending the University of Texas at Austin where she is a part of the Plan II: a four-year, interdisciplinary arts and sciences honors program. In addition to Plan II, Tori is majoring in political science with a minor in forensic science. Tori’s responsibilities with the firm include researching and writing briefs, as well as writing articles for the firm’s web site. In her free time, she enjoys reading fantasy and science fiction novels, baking, and spending time with friends and family.
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