Secretary of the Board
Maria is an Associate Attorney in Kansas City and her practice focuses on representing companies in individual and complex products liability cases. Maria has experience in all stages of litigation in state and federal court, including fact investigation, expert witness preparation, motion practice, and trial. Maria has served on several trial and case teams that have consistently achieved postive results for thier clients. Pro bono work is important to Maria. She dedicates a significant amount of time representing parents and children in Family Court. She has particular experience handling child abuse and neglect cases. Maria holds a bachelor’s degree with highest distinction and a J.D. from the University of Kansas. She received the President’s Award from the Kansas City Metropolitan Bar Association (of which she is a member), and is a member of the Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City and the Hispanic Bar Association of Greater Kansas City.