WE ARE WORKING!
As the situation with COVID-19 continues to develop and evolve, the safety, health and well-being of our clients and our team is extremely important to us. We are watching for the guidance of the Centers for Disease Control and international medical experts to learn how we can best manage our facility and our clients.
We would like to reassure you that The Law Office of Lisa A. Vance, P.C. will continue to be available to provide services to all of our clients.
Our lawyers and paralegals are working in the office and electronically, although most of us are working from home. Below is a list of FAQs regarding our response and commitment to you during COVID-19.
Can I even have a consultation with my lawyer remotely?
Yes, The Office of Lisa A. Vance, P.C. has a comprehensive remote working capability and all of our lawyers and paralegals are equipped to work securely from home.
Will my lawyer be available to answer questions and work on my case?
Yes, your legal matters will continue to receive our attention. You can email, call, or videoconference with your lawyer during this time.
We also have multiple videoconferencing options; please contact your attorney for the platform that works best for you
How are court hearings and appointments affected?
Court in Bexar County are now conducted by Zoom Please see our blog article Court via Zoom: It’s Actually, Really Court (and Here’s How It Works)
Can I consult with a lawyer about a new family law or divorce matter?
Yes, we have office staff working in house and remotely to ensure continuity in our business. For information about a family law or divorce matter, please call our office or complete the Request a Consultation Form.
Your family law matters remain our top concern and we are not going to permit this pandemic to take priority over your needs. We will remain confident, alert and prepared.
We wish you and your family well as we work through this difficult situation together.
With warm regards,
Lisa A Vance
The Faces of Our Firm
Lorelle Dalmolin – Senior Paralegal and Case Manager
Once Lisa sets their litigation plans, our paralegals work with our clients to gather the evidence wit will need to present their cases to the Court. Lorelle is Senior Paralegal and she is in charge of “training” not only the legal assistants, but the new lawyers as well. Lorelle began working as Lisa Vance’s paralegal in 2001. Lisa now thinks of Lorelle as the “keeper of her brain”. She has great rapport with her clients, they often ask to talk to “their Lorelle.”
Cody Goodman – Paralegal and Case Manager
Cody owns his “Gary Cooper” presence. He is quiet, in command and is ALWAYS calm. Even when tragedy strikes, Cody never looses his cool. He is a rock for our clients; his unruffled demeanor just keeps anxiety at bay for the folks he works with.
Andrea Valdez – Paralegal and Case Manager
Andrea has been working with Lisa since she was 19; they have a deep connection – Andrea is our Quiet Woman, but that brain of hers is always spinning!
CHIEF OPERATIONS OFFICER
Enedelia (“Eny”) Gonzalez
Eny began working with Lisa Vance over 20 years ago, when they were both working in a large firm. When, in 2001, Lisa left that firm, she knew she could not manage her life without Eny. They have always been there for each other. Eny is the true strength of the office. Everything flows over her desk.
Lauren Sullivan – Assistant Operations Officer
Lauren comes to us with a tenured history of administrative success. She can manage personnel and payment issues while working on plumbing and the garden! Lauren is a peaceful and strong hearted soul who seamlessly manages her way through diverse administrative challenges every day.
DIRECTOR OF MARKETING
Vera understands the needs of the firm to move in the ever changing markets. She has a distinguished private business background, and is quick to spot concerns that will face potential litigants in their commercial and family worlds.
Jessica Goodman – Senior Client Coordinator
Jessica Goodman holds a Bachelor’s degree in human development of family studies and brings her therapy training to comfort people who can’t see their way through a whirlwind of grief and anxiety. Jessica is a brilliant and gentle woman, committed to bettering the lives of people who look to her when they are unable to even think through their dilemma.
Leona English – Client Coordinator
Leona is one of those people who REALLY listens. As folks in trouble call in, Leona listens. The client knows Leona is really hearing their needs. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Service Management and is working on a Master’s Degree. After 30 years of working directly with the public, she has heard many stories, but knows the most important story is the one about you.
RECEPTIONIST AND SUPPORT STAFF
Frances Antu – Receptionist
The first voice you will hear when you call The Law Office of Lisa Vance is likely to belong to Frances. She is the first face in the lobby and she has a sweet and calming nature. Frances has a calmness to her; she can trap scared and gently suffocate anxiety.
Frances is a master at our calming aromatherapy and camomile tea. She and Lisa have a “high stress alert” code, so that a client with worries can move from terrified to peaceful.
Emilio Guerra – doer of all things
Emilio Guerra files documents, coordinates hearings, organizes case files and works on the political and judicial campaigns for the candidates we support. Emilio also frequently works in our gardens and cares for the animals who live with us. He is a strong and caring young man who does so much for our clients and staff.