Veronica Guerra

Veronica Guerra is an attorney with the law firm of Gonzelez & Cartwright in Lake Worth, where she focuses her practice on personal injury, wrongful death, and catastrophic injury cases. Veronica can be reached at

Christa McCann

Christa L. McCann - President

Christa McCann is an attorney with the firm of Clark, Fountain, La Vista, Prather, Keen & Littky-Rubin, where she handles personal injury and wrongful death cases throughout the state of Florida, including claims on behalf of victims of automobile accidents, medical malpractice, defective products, nursing home negligence, and any other situation in which someone is injured—catastrophically or otherwise—by the negligent read more

Grace Murillo, Esq

Grace Murillo, Esq - Immediate Past President

Grace Murillo, Esq. is the Associate General Counsel for AlphaStaff, Inc.. In her role, Ms. Murillo provides support for escalated and/or complex employee relations issues, handles vendor and PEO contracts and provides compliance services to our clients. Prior to joining AlphaStaff, Ms. Murillo worked in private practice, focusing on labor and employment counseling and litigation, commercial litigation and appellate advocacy. read more

Adriana Gonzalez

Adriana Gonzalez - Past President

Adriana Gonzalez is a shareholder in Gonzalez & Cartwright, P.A., an AV rated firm in Lake Worth, Florida. Ms. Gonzalez has litigated cases in State and Federal Court throughout Florida on behalf of injured clients. Her practice includes personal injury, wrongful death, and catastrophic injury cases arising from automobile accidents, trucking accidents, motorcycle accidents, product defects, and slip and falls. read more

Nelson Baez

Nelson E. Baez - President-Elect

Nelson E. Baez grew up in Florida and raised in Broward County. Nelson is Puerto Rican and fluent in Spanish. His family in Puerto Rico is deeply rooted in the practice of law, highlighted by his grandfather who managed his own firm for over 50 years and his great-grandfather who was a judge. Nelson now carries on this tradition of read more

Outdoor Portraits in Boca Raton

Adelina Ruiz Baez, Esq - Treasurer

Adelina Ruiz Baez, managing partner at the Law Offices of Adelina Ruiz, P.A., focuses her practice primarily on corporate law, business law, landlord/tenant law and commercial litigation. She received her Bachelor of Arts from Herbert H. Lehman College, City University of New York, and earned her law degree from Indiana University Maurer School of Law. Adelina was born in the read more

Adriana Lopez

Adriana Lopez - Corresponding Secretary

Adriana Lopez is a former prosecutor who now pursues justice for her clients in the Criminal defense and Family Law Trial areas of law. She has handled hundreds of trials and is comfortable in the courtroom seeing it as her home away from home. She graduated and was admitted to practice law in Florida in 2009 from Florida Coastal School read more

Kelsey Burke

Kelsey Burke - Recording Secretary

Kelsey C. Burke is an Attorney at Lytal, Reiter, Smith, Ivey, & Fronrath. Ms. Burke was born in Tegucigalpa, Honduras, and is fluent in Spanish. She represents clients in the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, auto negligence, premises liability, medical malpractice, and defective products. She can be contacted at or (561) 820-2222.

Luis Sosa

Luis Sosa

I was was born in Cuba and raised right here in West Palm Beach, Florida. Ever since I can remember, I have had a passion for law and the American justice system. Today, I am a proud attorney for Rosenthal, Levy, Simon & Ryles. Every day I fight for the injured and protect their interests against insurance companies that try read more

Maureen Martinez

Maureen Martinez

Maureen Martinez is a senior attorney at Williams, Leininger & Cosby, P.A. located in North Palm Beach, Florida. Maureen began her legal career as an Assistant State Attorney for the 15th Judicial Circuit, leaving in 2001 to become a civil litigator. Over the years her practice has included the defense of the insurance industry as it pertains to coverage disputes, read more

Palm Beach County Hispanic Bar Assn.

800 Village Square Crossing
Palm Beach Gardens, FL 33410
Phone: 561-533-0345