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Meet Alma Fernandez

Alma Fernandez, Legal Assistant

How would you describe your role at J. Cruz & Associates?
I help with a variety of duties to support our attorneys and office operations.

What’s the most rewarding experience you’ve had while working at J. Cruz & Associates?
The most rewarding experience has been being part of a successful legal team. It is very rewarding to see the responsibility and dedication from everyone as we come together to meet the needs of our clients.

What’s one professional skill you’re currently working on and why?
In a world full of technology, I’m working on becoming more tech-savvy.

What do you think makes J. Cruz & Associates different from other law firms?
Our firm is very committed to the needs of our clients and every client is treated as a priority.  We treat our clients as family.

What’s your favorite quote?
“Every day is the opportunity for a better tomorrow.” – Hugh Laurie

What’s your favorite movie, tv show, book, or podcast?
Harry Potter, of course!

What do you enjoy doing when you’re not at work?
Being a mother of two boys, I enjoy outdoor activities (when it’s not too hot) such as camping, road trips and horseback riding.

Who has been the most influential person in your life, and why?
My parents are the most influential people in my life. My dad taught me family values, honesty and to always remain humble. My mother taught me to never give up even when times seem rough.