As a Legal Assistant, Maria Carlos is part of the professional support staff of Johnston Hutchinson & Lira. Maria assists in all aspects of the litigation process, including preparation and filing of court documents, service of process, discovery and preparation for trial. Maria is fluent in Spanish and assists with interpreting and writing to the Spanish-speaking clients.
Maria attended Los Angeles City College where she obtained her AA and Legal Secretarial Certificate. She has worked in the legal field since 1980 at two law firms until she began to work for David R. Lira in 2018.