Receptionist / Paralegal
Ms. Yepes is the Receptionist and a Paralegal at Butters Brazilian LLP.
Ms. Yepes graduated from University of Massachusetts Boston with a bachelor’s degree in Sociology with a focus on Criminal Justice. She is currently enrolled in a Paralegal Certificate Program at Middlesex Community College, an ABA accredited program, to round out her legal knowledge and further assist and support all of the firm’s practice areas. Ms. Yepes is familiar with criminal and civil litigation as well as real estate transactional areas of law. Ms. Yepes has knowledge of discovery review, preparation of exhibits and pleadings for trial, e-filing and communications with courts and clients with respect to the litigation arm of the firm. She has also assisted with the drafting of deeds and durable powers of attorney, preparation of documents for closings, wire verifications, and correspondence with assessor’s offices with respect to the real estate arm of the firm. In addition to these roles, Ms. Yepes also is in charge of in-house filing, assisting with billing and communicating with office vendors.
Ms. Yepes is a certified notary public and has been part of the Butters Brazilian team since 2013.