I am a twenty-five-year Paralegal Professional. I began my career as a Public Benefits Paralegal at Williamsburg Legal Services in Brooklyn, New York. In 1988 I relocated from Brooklyn to California where I obtained employment as a Public Benefits Paralegal at the Legal Aid Society of Alameda County in Oakland, California. I continued my career as a Litigation Paralegal at the Office of the City Attorney for the City of Oakland, California. I have a B.A. in Political Scienence, an A.B.A. Paralegal Certificate.