Join us in welcoming Laura Castro, Jennifer Ferrer, Adrian Coss, Elaine Dias and Nicole Cruz Merced to the VLP family.
Laura graduated from Pine Manor College with a BS in Social & Political Sciences and a Minor in Criminal Justice. Laura previously worked as an Administrative Assistant at the Somerville District Court, and as an Interpreter and Legal Assistant at an Immigration firm.
Jennifer was born and raised in South Boston and attended Boston Architectural Mass Art and Lesley University. She is proud to be a Bostonian and feels blessed for the opportunity to join VLP and assist fellow Massachusetts residents. Both Laura and Jennifer join VLP as Paralegals for the Housing unit.
Adrián is a graduate of Arizona State University of New Hampshire Law School where he received a graduate award for his dedication to social justice and public service. Adrian joins VLP as Paralegal for the Consumer and Bankruptcy unit.
Elaine graduated from Bunker Hill Community College in 2021. She has a passion for helping underserved individuals and is excited to join VLP as a Bilingual Paralegal in the Consumer and Bankruptcy unit. Elaine is also a real estate specialist and practices in her free time.
Nicole holds a master's in Community Social Psychology and a bachelor's in psychology from the University of Massachusetts Lowell. They also have a passion to work in the nonprofit sector and spend much of their free time volunteering within their community. They join VLP as Bilingual Intake Specialist.