The firm employs legal secretaries, paralegals and administrator for its daily support. The firm’s real estate department employs two full time real estate support personnel, who are extremely knowledgeable relating to matters such as preparation for closings, foreclosure procedures, lien searches, use of real estate closing software and other related programs. The firm employs full time litigation support staff to assist in the administration of litigation matters.

Amy Hettinga Amy Hettinga is a legal secretary who assists Jared Gelles, Esq. Amy assists with the administrative tasks relating to the civil litigation department. Amy speaks English and Spanish.

Beatriz Figueredo

Beatriz Figueredo is legal assistant to Ignacio Arango, Esq. and Maria Hudson, assisting with all real estate and corporate transactions. Beatriz speaks English and Spanish.


Sabine Vidinli is the legal administrator for the firm with substantial experience in law firm management. Sabine assists in all administrative operational matters of the firm including staffing, accounting, and banking. Sabine speaks English, Spanish, German, and conversational French.