Brittney Roberson – Operations Manager

Hometown: Hamlet, North Carolina
Education: B.A. in Psychology, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Why I Do What I Do: “In a world that has become very negative, I try to make a positive difference anywhere that I can. At Shankle Law Firm, I get to work with such a strong group of people to help do what is right. We help make a difference in someone’s life by teaching them their rights and being there for them along the way. Our goal is to help them realize that someone cares for them and is looking out for their best interests. Just knowing we are making a positive difference, that’s what it’s all about.”

Favorite Quote: “Do everything with so much love in your heart that you would never want to do it any other way” – Yogi Desai

Maria Chavez – Paralegal

Hometown: Bahia de Caraquez, Ecuador

Why I Do What I Do: “My favorite part of working here is that it gives me the opportunity to help clients and their families during difficult times. They know that we really care for their problems and this is what sets us apart.”

Favorite Quote: “We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do.” – Mother Teresa

Diego Lopez – Paralegal

Hometown: Marion, North Carolina
Education: A.A. in Arts and Business Administration, Western Piedmont Community College

Why I Do What I Do: “The cure for Shankle Law Firm is not getting to the finish line first. The cure for our firm is taking care of our clients day in and day out, who with time become family … Going to bed at night saying we’ve done something wonderful… that’s what matters to me.”

Favorite Quote: “The ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.” – Steve Jobs

Andrea Legarda – Paralegal

Hometown: Guayaquil, Ecuador
Education: B.A. in Criminal Justice, University of North Carolina at Charlotte

Why I Do What I Do: “Because it gives me the opportunity to fight for people’s rights. A smile to a client’s face is my biggest recompense.”

Favorite Quote: “There is no limit to what we, as women, can accomplish.” – Michelle Obama

Gaby Garcia – Paralegal

Hometown: Bahia de Caraquez, Ecuador
Education: Medical Doctorate, Catolica University, Guayaquil, Ecuador

Why I Do What I Do: “Living to serve others is one of my rules of life. When someone in need seeks help, I am there to listen, help or give them a sense of relief. At SLF we become involved with people in multiple ways, not only with their injury, but we become part of peoples’ lives. We become a family where they will find support and encouragement. Simply put, we can’t give less of what we are.”

Favorite Quote: “A wise physician said ‘the best medicine for humans is love.’ Someone asked, ‘if it doesn’t work?’ He smiled and answered, ‘increase the dose.’ ” – Unknown.

Angela Velez – Client Service Coordinator

Hometown: Cali, Colombia

Why I Do What I Do:  “I love having the opportunity to help our clients in every way possible, through every call, every face to face interaction, every email. My goal is to make our clients content with the work that I put in and know that it was done right.”

Favorite Quote: “The heart’s memory eliminates the bad and magnifies the good.” – Gabriel Garcia Marquez

Iris DelVillar – Legal Assistant

Hometown: Houston, Texas
Education: B.A. in Spanish & Marketing, Queens University of Charlotte.

Why I Do What I Do:  “It is very rewarding to fight and advocate for the hardworking individuals who are our clients, and to be able to be part of a team that is very caring and hard working. We guide our clients every step of the way in what can be a very confusing and difficult time of hardship and adversity, not only for our clients, but their families as well.”

Favorite Quote: “When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” – Paulo Coelho

CALL MAGGIE – (704) 370-1212

* Maggie Shankle is Board Certified by the North Carolina State Bar as a Specialist in Workers’ Compensation Law. This puts her in an elite class of specialists who have met rigorous criteria including additional testing and display a superior understanding of Workers’ Compensation Law.

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* Maggie Shankle is Board Certified by the North Carolina State Bar as a Specialist in Workers’ Compensation Law. This puts her in an elite class of attorneys who have met rigorous criteria including additional testing and display a superior understanding of Workers’ Compensation Law.