Workers’ Comp Legal Team | Lehmbecker Law

Sandra Rodarte, Paralegal

Salzkotten Sandra graduated from Central Washington University with a Bachelor of Arts in Criminal Justice and a minor in Psychology in 2010. Sandra began her career helping injured workers and other injured persons at a Law Firm in Yakima, WA. Sandra joined the Lehmbecker Law team in 2007, where she is passionate about helping injured and disabled persons obtain the benefits and compensation they need and deserve after a serious injury. Sandra is bilingual in Spanish.

Luis Paredes, Case Manager

Capanema Luis Paredes has been working at Lehmbecker Law since 2010. He works primarily with our Spanish-speaking Workers’ Compensation clients. He actively manages a wide range of cases working directly with new clients, current clients, and the Department of Labor and Industries. He is very passionate about helping the Hispanic community and representing injured Latinos who are struggling to receive the L&I benefits they are entitled to under our state law.

Danielle Erhart, Case Manager

Danielle began working at our law firm in 2014 as a paralegal intern while going to school at Highline Community College. She quickly wowed us with her ability to learn on the job and her passion for the work. We offered her the position of Legal Assistant before she graduated because we didn’t want anyone else to snatch her up!

Danielle has since been promoted to a Case Manager and is a valuable member of our Workers’ Compensation team. She does a great job of helping our paralegal and attorneys move our workers’ comp cases forward. She is a go getter and has already helped the team overcome some big hurdles for our clients.

Cassandra Mendoza, Litigation Legal Secretary

Cassandra is a recent graduate of the University of Washington where she obtained a B.A. degree in Law and Policy. She works on our Workers’ Compensation Litigation team directly supporting Attorney Thomas Moore. She helps him schedule and prepare for our client’s hearings, mediations and trials with the Board of Industrial Insurance Appeals.

Belen Barrios, Legal Assistant

Belen’s background includes experience as an Attorney in Venezuela and Bilingual Customer Service Correspondent in the United States. She has extensive experience working in firms that focus on employment and labor law. She is teamed up with case manager, Luis Paredes and together they help our Workers’ Compensation clients.

Daisy Clemente, Legal Assistant

Daisy is teamed up with our Case Manager Danielle Erhart and together they help advocate for our injured workers. Daisy has a degree from the University of Washington, with a Major in Law, Societies and Justice and Minors in Human Rights, Anthropology. Daisy is also active in the community and has volunteered at the The North West Detention Center Resistance.

Ivonne Aguiniga​

Ivonne is teamed up with our Senior Paralegal Sandra Rodarte. Together they help our attorneys with complicated cases and cases headed for lifetime pension awards. Ivonne has a diverse background in the medical field as a patient care coordinator. Her customer service ethic and understanding and patience with those who are medically unstable is truly inspirational. She is a wonderful advocate and daily point of contact for our clients.

Pedro Lopez, Legal Assistant
Pedro Lopez is a legal assistant who works on both our personal injury and workers’ compensation teams. His natural ability to work with people and understand their needs is a great asset to our law firm. Pedro originates from California where he worked helping those in recovery for almost 10 years. He supports both our prelitigation and litigation teams with legal support and interpreting services. Pedro speaks fluent Spanish and is dedicated to helping our clients.