As a Legal Assistant, Maritza supports the family based legal team by providing legal assistance in preparing documents, communicating with clients, and helping with translations.
She also assists with forms, statements, cover letters, motions, petitions, and briefs. Maritza contributes to outreach and education programs related to immigration law and advocates for the rights of immigrants.
Maritza serves as a client advocate by providing resources to clients and referring them to the Nebraska Immigration Legal Assistance Hotline (NILAH).
She is currently attending Metropolitan Community College and is approaching an Associates in Human Services. She is fluent in Spanish.