Maria Cortez

Maria has been with the firm since 2014.  She is a Senior Case Manager in the firm’s Pre-Litigation Department.  She conducts scene investigations, interviews witnesses, and gathers documents and evidence before a lawsuit is filed in Court.

Maria enjoys cooking (enchiladas are her specialty) and dancing of all types from hip hop to salsa.  On the weekends she can be found hiking in the local mountains with her two dogs Taco and Boots, who are both Chihuahuas.

She is fluent in English, Spanish, and French.

Whittier College, Bachelor of Arts (2011). Major: French, Minor: Psychology
l’Université Paris-Sorbonne (2010).  Study Abroad Program in France.
UCLA Extension Paralegal Program- Currently Enrolled, expected graduation 12/2017.