The Daily Transcript congratulates San Diego Legal Secretaries 2009

This section honors San Diego County's outstanding Legal Secretaries of 2009, who were chosen by an independent panel based on Team Player Attitude, Substantive Knowledge, Technical & Computer Savvy, Public Relations & Personality, and Professionalism.

San Diego Legal Secretaries 2009

Finalist

Sheri B. Alcaraz

Pope, Berger & Williams LLP

Lisa Berry

Higgs, Fletcher & Mack LLP

Cristina L. Conroy

Troutman Sanders LLP

Julie L. DeVercelly

Gordon & Rees LLP

Vicki Goldsmith

Pyle Sims Duncan & Stevenson

Diane S. Johnson

Mintz Levin Cohn Ferris Glovsky and Popeo PC

Faith Ann McGee

Luce, Forward, Hamilton & Scripps LLP

Elizabeth C. Pinnock

Luce Forward Hamilton & Scripps LLP

Tressa Raymond

Klinedinst PC

Alma Truax-Padilla

Fish & Richardson PC

San Diego Legal Secretaries 2009 Winner

Alma Truax-Padilla

Fish & Richardson PC

Alma Truax-Padilla is a legal secretary at Fish & Richardson PC, where she assists two attorneys in the firm's IP litigation department and previously assisted one attorney in the corporate department.

Truax-Padilla worked at Gordon & Rees LLP as a legal secretary in the firm's IP litigation department where she also served as translator and interpreter for the firm's international clients. Previously, she worked as a legal secretary and office manager at Emge & Associates.

Truax-Padilla enjoys traveling, running and photography.