Maria practices exclusively in the area of employment law. With compassion, skill, and persistence, she is passionate about protecting and advancing the rights of individuals in the workplace. After over a decade of litigating civil and commercial matters in federal and state courts, Maria navigates the employment litigation process with precision and a practical approach designed to meet her clients’ goals.
Upon graduating from law school Maria was an associate in the civil and commercial litigation department of a reputable Connecticut law firm. She later worked at a boutique labor & employment firm, where she developed her love for employment and civil rights law. She served as a law clerk to the Honorable Holly B. Fitzsimmons, U.S.M.J for the District of Connecticut.
Maria received her B.A. in International Relations from Tufts University, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, and her J.D. from the George Washington University School of Law. Maria lives in Westport with her beloved sons, Oscar and Henry. She enjoys tennis, biking, yoga, hiking, and spending quality time with friends and family.