Brenda Lind is our legal secretary. She has worked in the area of family law since 2008. She has lived in Vacaville, California for 35+ years and started a career in retail management. It was here that she learned that she enjoyed working with a diverse group of people that gave her the insight on how to assist those she later would come into contact with in the family law field. She enjoys interacting with people from all walks of life, does her utmost to treat everyone with respect, does not personalize when another relays negativity and strives to never judge another. Brenda has attended Solano Community College and studied in the area of human services and believes that her life experiences have greatly lead her to be able to help others when they walk through the door. In her words, “I love my job for the simple fact that I am paying it forward to others with compassion, dedication and with an amazing mentor.”
KelliAnn Rubalcaba is the legal assistant here at the Law Office of Tiffany L. Andrews, P.C.. In this position, she organizes client files, answers phones, greets clients, prepares pleading indexes and is an overall assistant to anything else that is needed in the office. Kelli enjoys her work and is always eager to learn more. KelliAnn is currently attending American River College maintaining a 4.0 and straight A’s while trying to obtain her paralegal degree. KelliAnn plans on eventually going to law school and obtaining her ASL interpreting degree so she can work with deaf people in the legal field. We describe her as “mature beyond her years.”
Ashley is the firm’s Office Manager as well as a Certified Paralegal. She has ten years experience providing extensive administrative and office management support. She prides herself on working personally with our clients and office staff to ensure that our family law matters are handled as diligently and professionally as possible. She is our “point of contact” for our valued clients and vendors for all of our accounts; both receivable and payable. She also assists Ms. Andrews with the firm’s day to day office operations. Additionally, Ashley is our in-house Notary Public which is a function that our client’s frequently utilize.
Ms. Middleton’s educational background includes an Associates Degree in Paralegal Studies from MTI School of Business and a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Ashford University. Her professional mantra is “To be successful, you have to have your heart in your business, and your business in your heart.”
Karen Nielsen-Balch has been a Family Law paralegal since 2002. Before obtaining her certificate in Paralegal Studies at American River College, she worked for many years as an administrator at a private arts college after earning her Bachelor of Arts degree from San Diego State University. As a family law paralegal Karen enjoys the challenge of incorporating her organizational skills with her goal of providing a quality service to the clients during this often stressful time of their lives. In her spare time Karen has a passion for travel and enjoys the detail involved in planning trips for herself, family and friends. Karen takes every opportunity to visit with her adult daughter who lives on the East Coast, and feels a sense of pride and admiration in being a parent. Karen enjoys spending time with friends and family, and taking extended walks whenever possible, especially on weekends.
Valerie Tamulevich has been a certified paralegal for more than 17 years. Her experience includes personal injury, real estate and now family law. She is a tireless advocate for childrens’ rights in relation to Autism and special education. She is familiar with Individual Education Plans (otherwise, known as IEP’s), as well as, has participated in fundraisers to increase Autism awareness, as well as, raise money to fund research in the same. Valerie describes herself as a “Family Gal” who enjoys spending time with her husband and two young sons. Valerie is an outdoor enthusiast who loves sports and showing her sons the benefits of hiking, camping, swimming and ATV/dirt bike riding. Valerie earned her A.A. degree from MTI College’s ABA approved paralegal program and routinely participates in additional education training in the fields relative to her current position.
Benjamin Larsen is our paralegal at our Fairfield office. He is a lifelong California resident and has been living in Vacaville, California for 20 years. He graduated from the University of California Berkeley with a BA in Political Science in 2015. After college, he started working as a legal assistant in Vacaville earning his paralegal certification under California Business and Professions Code Section 6450, after which he took a brief nine month break in which he traveled to Madrid, Spain to teach English at a public high school. Benjamin’s interests include local politics and community organizing; he has worked in both federal and state level political campaigns as well as served as a congressional district office intern. He is passionate about giving back to the local community and engaging young people in the political process. He is determined to bring the spirit of community service to all aspects of his work in the legal field.
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