Eileen L. Dutra

Eileen Dutra joined Pacific Legal Foundation in October, 1990, initially working in the Funding Department for three years then transferring over to the Legal Department.  Currently she is the Director … ›

Brien P. Bartels

Brien Bartels is the legal secretary in PLF’s Bellevue office, and primary contact for incoming requests for legal assistance. He joined PLF in 2012. A one-time journalist, Brien was an … ›

Patricia R. Castillo

Patricia Castillo joined Pacific Legal Foundation in February 2016 as a Legal Secretary. She received her Associates Degree in Paralegal Studies in 2015 from MTI College, an American Bar Association … ›

Julia Coukoulis

Julia joined PLF in December 2017 as a Legal Secretary. She was educated in Sacramento. In her spare time she enjoys practicing yoga, gardening and going to local farmers markets.

Tawnda A. Elling

Tawnda Elling joined Pacific Legal Foundation in 1999. Tawnda assists with the preparation of litigation documents and briefs, from trial to the U.S. Supreme Court. She also assists with the … ›

Kiren Mathews

Kiren Mathews joined Pacific Legal Foundation in October 2006. She holds an Associate’s Degree in Paralegal studies from MTI College, which is ABA-approved. She is a licensed notary public for … ›

Laken D. Padilla

Born in California. However, I lived in Central Florida for almost ten years. I have a background in employment and personal injury litigation, Worker’s Compensation, and Social Security Disability. I … ›

Paula Puccio

Paula Puccio joined PLF in 2007 and is a Paralegal for the Atlantic Center in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. She also serves as Office Manager of the Atlantic Center, and … ›

Iza A. Rodriguez

Iza A. Rodriguez joined Pacific Legal Foundation in October 2017 as a Legal Secretary. She was born and raised in Sacramento, CA. Iza is a loving wife of 13 years … ›

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Eileen L. Dutra

Eileen Dutra joined Pacific Legal Foundation in October, 1990, initially working in the Funding Department for three years then transferring over to the Legal Department.  Currently she is the Director … ›

Brien P. Bartels

Brien Bartels is the legal secretary in PLF’s Bellevue office, and primary contact for incoming requests for legal assistance. He joined PLF in 2012. A one-time journalist, Brien was an … ›

Patricia R. Castillo

Patricia Castillo joined Pacific Legal Foundation in February 2016 as a Legal Secretary. She received her Associates Degree in Paralegal Studies in 2015 from MTI College, an American Bar Association … ›

Julia Coukoulis

Julia joined PLF in December 2017 as a Legal Secretary. She was educated in Sacramento. In her spare time she enjoys practicing yoga, gardening and going to local farmers markets.

Tawnda A. Elling

Tawnda Elling joined Pacific Legal Foundation in 1999. Tawnda assists with the preparation of litigation documents and briefs, from trial to the U.S. Supreme Court. She also assists with the … ›

Kiren Mathews

Kiren Mathews joined Pacific Legal Foundation in October 2006. She holds an Associate’s Degree in Paralegal studies from MTI College, which is ABA-approved. She is a licensed notary public for … ›

Laken D. Padilla

Born in California. However, I lived in Central Florida for almost ten years. I have a background in employment and personal injury litigation, Worker’s Compensation, and Social Security Disability. I … ›

Paula Puccio

Paula Puccio joined PLF in 2007 and is a Paralegal for the Atlantic Center in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. She also serves as Office Manager of the Atlantic Center, and … ›

Iza A. Rodriguez

Iza A. Rodriguez joined Pacific Legal Foundation in October 2017 as a Legal Secretary. She was born and raised in Sacramento, CA. Iza is a loving wife of 13 years … ›

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Eileen L. Dutra

Eileen Dutra joined Pacific Legal Foundation in October, 1990, initially working in the Funding Department for three years then transferring over to the Legal Department.  Currently she is the Director … ›

Brien P. Bartels

Brien Bartels is the legal secretary in PLF’s Bellevue office, and primary contact for incoming requests for legal assistance. He joined PLF in 2012. A one-time journalist, Brien was an … ›

Patricia R. Castillo

Patricia Castillo joined Pacific Legal Foundation in February 2016 as a Legal Secretary. She received her Associates Degree in Paralegal Studies in 2015 from MTI College, an American Bar Association … ›

Julia Coukoulis

Julia joined PLF in December 2017 as a Legal Secretary. She was educated in Sacramento. In her spare time she enjoys practicing yoga, gardening and going to local farmers markets.

Tawnda A. Elling

Tawnda Elling joined Pacific Legal Foundation in 1999. Tawnda assists with the preparation of litigation documents and briefs, from trial to the U.S. Supreme Court. She also assists with the … ›

Kiren Mathews

Kiren Mathews joined Pacific Legal Foundation in October 2006. She holds an Associate’s Degree in Paralegal studies from MTI College, which is ABA-approved. She is a licensed notary public for … ›

Laken D. Padilla

Born in California. However, I lived in Central Florida for almost ten years. I have a background in employment and personal injury litigation, Worker’s Compensation, and Social Security Disability. I … ›

Paula Puccio

Paula Puccio joined PLF in 2007 and is a Paralegal for the Atlantic Center in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. She also serves as Office Manager of the Atlantic Center, and … ›

Iza A. Rodriguez

Iza A. Rodriguez joined Pacific Legal Foundation in October 2017 as a Legal Secretary. She was born and raised in Sacramento, CA. Iza is a loving wife of 13 years … ›

Eileen L. Dutra

Eileen Dutra joined Pacific Legal Foundation in October, 1990, initially working in the Funding Department for three years then transferring over to the Legal Department.  Currently she is the Director … ›

Brien P. Bartels

Brien Bartels is the legal secretary in PLF’s Bellevue office, and primary contact for incoming requests for legal assistance. He joined PLF in 2012. A one-time journalist, Brien was an … ›

Patricia R. Castillo

Patricia Castillo joined Pacific Legal Foundation in February 2016 as a Legal Secretary. She received her Associates Degree in Paralegal Studies in 2015 from MTI College, an American Bar Association … ›

Julia Coukoulis

Julia joined PLF in December 2017 as a Legal Secretary. She was educated in Sacramento. In her spare time she enjoys practicing yoga, gardening and going to local farmers markets.

Tawnda A. Elling

Tawnda Elling joined Pacific Legal Foundation in 1999. Tawnda assists with the preparation of litigation documents and briefs, from trial to the U.S. Supreme Court. She also assists with the … ›

Kiren Mathews

Kiren Mathews joined Pacific Legal Foundation in October 2006. She holds an Associate’s Degree in Paralegal studies from MTI College, which is ABA-approved. She is a licensed notary public for … ›

Laken D. Padilla

Born in California. However, I lived in Central Florida for almost ten years. I have a background in employment and personal injury litigation, Worker’s Compensation, and Social Security Disability. I … ›

Paula Puccio

Paula Puccio joined PLF in 2007 and is a Paralegal for the Atlantic Center in Palm Beach Gardens, Florida. She also serves as Office Manager of the Atlantic Center, and … ›

Iza A. Rodriguez

Iza A. Rodriguez joined Pacific Legal Foundation in October 2017 as a Legal Secretary. She was born and raised in Sacramento, CA. Iza is a loving wife of 13 years … ›