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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.
Meri has over 10 years of legal experience, ranging from personal injury to commercial business litigation. She was the Co-Chair of the Scholarship Committee for the Austin Legal Processionals Association from 2014-2016. In 2014, Meri graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Human Services Management from the University of Phoenix. On her time off, Meri and her husband enjoy watching their two children play soccer. Meri and her family are big soccer fans and go to as many soccer matches possible throughout the year all over Texas. She is a faithful Mexican soccer fan despite being born and raised in Austin, Texas.
Karina Corral joined Peek and Toland, PLLC in November 2015. She has worked as a IP/litigation paralegal for one the largest corporate law firms in Texas prior to joining our Global Employment Immigration Team, serving international clients with business interests in the U.S. Karina graduated with honors from Baylor University and earned her degree in Political Science and Business Administration in the Spring of 2013. During her studies at Baylor, she spent a semester studying at the Imperial College in London and worked at the Conservative Campaign Headquarters under the leadership of former Prime Minister, David Cameron.
She is currently a member of the Association of Mexican Entrepreneurs (AEM) in Austin, TX. She is originally from El Paso, TX, bilingual in Spanish and English, and proficient in French. She enjoys running and other outdoor activities.
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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
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.
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.
Lucy has over 9 years of systems administration experience and over 5 years of Project Management experience. Prior to Peek & Toland, she worked as a Project Management Coordinator in one of the largest technology corporation of USA.
She is in charge of most of the administrative operations within Peek & Toland and her abilities in systems administration, helps us to maintain healthy finances and budgets. In coordination with our IT systems, she ensures alignment within our system and processes automation.
Lucy graduated from ITESO, a private and well-recognized University in Guadalajara, Mexico. She holds a Computer Science Degree.
She enjoys cooking and loves spending time with her family.