MARIA CRYSTAL MARTINEZ
Maria is a bilingual paralegal who has worked in personal injury law since 2008. She received her associate’s degree in paralegal studies from Houston Community College.
Maria is the main point of contact with the firm’s Spanish speaking clients. She schedules meetings, depositions and mediations, files legal documents with the Court and maintains the firm’s litigation calendar. Maria also makes sure the firm runs smoothly by keeping everyone on task regarding their perspective case deadlines.
Maria grew up in Houston, Texas, however, both of her parents are from Reynosa, Tamaulipas, Mexico and she visits her family often.
When she’s not working, Maria enjoys spending time with her husband and two children.
Sharon is a paralegal who has spent over 20 years in the legal field working in different capacities ranging from receptionist and file clerk to legal secretary.
Sharon manages the firm’s auto injury docket and handles all cases from beginning through resolution. She sets up the file, orders records, files legal documents with the Court, maintains the client database and remains the client’s main point of contact throughout the duration of the case.
Sharon grew up in Corpus Christi, Texas, and moved to Spring, Texas in 2015 when her husband took a job in Houston.
When she’s not working, Sharon enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons, one of whom plays junior high football and one who attends the University of Houston.
Krystal is a paralegal who also assists in handling the firm’s business administration and operations.
Aside from handling the firm’s administrative functions, Krystal manages all cases outside of the firm’s auto injury docket, assists attorneys in trial, mediation and deposition preparation, attends trial and handles the technological aspects of presenting cases to a jury.
Krystal has worked in various capacities in the legal field since 2004. She graduated from Sam Houston State University in 2003 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Journalism and Public Relations as well as completing a Paralegal Certificate.
Krystal grew up in Buffalo, Texas, and currently lives in Pearland, Texas with her husband, son and two fur babies.
Delice, a Bernese Mountain Dog, is the firm mascot. She has been associated with Mr. Carrigan since 2013.
Delice supervises the workings of the law firm from her second floor office. A normal day on the job for Delice consists of receiving foot rubs by staff as she lays under their feet during meetings, inspecting offices for unauthorized treats, and assisting with conflict resolution, especially between the attorneys and staff.
While Delice has eaten her fair share of pleadings, and sometimes has trouble with sleeping on the job, her gentle and loving personality brings calm to the sometimes crazy inner workings of a busy law firm.
Fun facts about Delice:
Billing Rate: she works for biscuits
Meaning of her name: Delice is named after a cheese. Delice de Bourgogne is a French classic triple crème cheese. Her brothers and sisters were named, Brie, Cheddar and Colby.