ALEXIS LOPEZ, Litigation Manager
Alexis joined Hendler Flores Law in 2015 as a paralegal. Alexis is your go-to person when you call in with a question about your case. She received her Bachelor’s Degree from Texas State University with a degree in Criminal Justice and Political Science in 2013. She then received her Paralegal Certification from the Legal Studies graduate program at Texas State University in 2014. Alexis is originally from the San Antonio area and is a HUGE Spurs fan.
“This job is remarkably rewarding because we really help people during what is often the most difficult time in their life.”
SYLVIA TORRES, Financial Administrator
Sylvia has been with Hendler Flores Law for 20 years. She oversees financial administration, assists in the firm’s day-to-day operations, and manages internal communication. If you have a mesothelioma or asbestos cancer lawsuit, Sylvia is your settlement and bankruptcy claim coordinator. She helps to make sure you receive asbestos settlement checks as quickly as possible. She graduated from Austin’s St. Edwards’s University in 1996 with a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, and enjoys watching sports with her family.
“Not many people can say they’re still at their first job out of college, but I continue to feel passionate about the amazing work we do here at Hendler Flores Law.”
SANDRA TORRES, Legal Assistant
Sandra has worked as a legal assistant with Hendler Flores Law since 1998. Sandra works directly with the firm’s lawyers on maintaining the files, assisting with book-keeping, and helping accomplish a variety of tasks. She attended Austin Community College and The Art Institute in Austin, and enjoys serving her community by volunteering at Capital Area Food Bank and Austin Pets Alive!.
“I am usually the first person clients see when they come into our office. It’s always gratifying to speak with clients and witness firsthand the trust and appreciation they have for our law firm.”
REBECCA WHITEHURST, Paralegal
Rebecca joined Hendler Flores Law as a legal assistant. Originally from Austin, Texas she received her B.A. with honors in Philosophy/Religious Studies from Stanford University. She also holds an MFA from the American Repertory Theater at Harvard University. Outside of the office, Rebecca is a writer, theater-maker, and choreographer. She enjoys trail running and watching Russian films.
JESSICA YVARRA, Paralegal
Jessica joined Hendler Flores Law in 2017 as a paralegal. Originally from Grand Prairie, Texas she received her Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Texas State University in 2012 and is currently attending Texas State University for her Master’s degree in Legal Studies. She loves the Texas Longhorns and spending time with her two Pomeranians and cat.