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Claudia is an Attorney Licensed in Mexico and, on May 2015, Claudia will earn her Associate Degree as a Paralegal. Claudia is planning on pursuing her Master of Laws (LLM) immediately thereafter. Prior to joining Peek & Toland PLLC, Claudia started as a Spanish instructor and later moved her way up to become a Learning Center Manager at Berlitz Language Center. Claudia is currently working at Peek & Toland, PLLC as an Immigration Paralegal. As an immigrant herself, Claudia finds joy and passion by helping others navigate the complicated immigration system. Claudia enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her family.
Zaira is an attorney licensed in Mexico. For several years, Zaira practiced law at the Civil Court of First Instance in Sonora, Mexico. She then moved to Boston and attended the Harvard Extension University to improve her English skills. Later on, Zaira moved to Austin, TX and joined the Peek & Toland, PLLC team. For the last 6 years, Zaira has worked at Peek & Toland, PLLC focusing exclusively on Immigration Law. Zaira's knowledge on Mexican Law brings a very unique value to the Firm.
Rubi has 11 years of paralegal experience. She began working for a firm ranging in different areas of law including Criminal Defense, Civil Litigation, and Family Law. Since joining Peek & Toland, PLLC, Rubi has helped those facing deportation from the USA. With her combined criminal and immigration background, Rubi brings a very unique talent to the firm by helping clientele navigate through the Criminal and Immigration Justice System.
Daisy is a college graduate, who received her Bachelor's Degree from Southwestern University in Georgetown, Texas in May, 2012. Prior to joining Peek & Toland, PLLC, Daisy worked in a business immigration law firm and a criminal defense law firm in Austin, Texas. Her favorite hobbies include salsa dancing and spending time with her 1 year-old goddaughter, Hailey.
Mayra is a Certified Paralegal from the University of Texas since June 2012. Before joining Peek & Toland, PLLC, she worked as a paralegal in a personal injury and worker's compensation firm. Coming from an immigrant family herself, she found a major interest in working in the immigration field. Mayra has spent her last years working as an immigration paralegal, dedicated full time to family-base and removal cases. Mayra likes to spend her free time with her family.
Criminal Defense Department:
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Raquel has been working as a criminal paralegal for 7 years. Raquel started as a legal clerk working summers when she was 15 years old. Very quickly, Raquel found joy in helping people and making a difference in their lives by helping them navigate through the criminal justice system. Raquel enjoys traveling and spending time with her daughter.
Criminal Defense Paralegal
Criminal Defense Paralegal
Claudia Tax-Rian obtained her dual Associate Degree in Office Administration & Legal Assistant at Austin Community College. Five years ago, Claudia started working as a criminal paralegal and very quickly found her passion: helping others navigate on the complicated legal system. Law School is in Claudia's plans. Claudia is a native of Guatemala who likes outdoor activities and family time.
Jail Release Liaison
Alex Ariza is the Director and Manager of Customer Relationships. By analyzing our current channels of communication, Alex has been able to close those gaps, always seeking for client's satisfaction. Alex joined the firm in 2008 as jail release liaison in the criminal department. He was born and raised in Mexico City and earned his bachelor's degree and MBA at DeLaSalle University.
Adriana is an Attorney Licensed in Mexico. Prior to joining Peek & Toland, PLLC, Adriana worked as a Prosecutor in Jalisco, Mexico, hosted a local TV Show covering legal issues, and worked at Legal Department at the Mexican Consulate assisting Mexican Nationals. Adriana enjoys spending time with her 7 year-old boy.
Mary is a former paralegal with experience in Criminal Defense and Personal Injury. She aspires to continue her education and is currently studying at St. Edward's University. She is a born and raised Austinite, who enjoys being a mother.
Martha keeps our office organized! Martha dedicates most of her time scanning documents, making copies, filing notices, and electronically saving all the information contained in the files. She also helps keeping our office supplies organized. Her organization skills are a gift that Peek & Toland, PLLC is happy to have.
Computer System Analyst
Mauricio brings a unique talent to Peek & Toland, PLLC. He analyzes science, engineering, business, and other data processing problems and implements and improves our computer systems. He also analyzes and recommends commercially available software that allows us to be more efficient. Mauricio graduated from ITESO, a private and well-recognized University in Guadalajara, Mexico. He holds a Computer Science Degree and has additional training & certifications in Business Process Development. He enjoys traditional food flavors and loves spending time with his family.