Silvia B. Nelson is the Head Paralegal at The Law Offices of Gilda A. Hernandez, PLLC. Mrs. Nelson joined the firm in 2014, after attaining over eight years of paralegal experience. She earned her undergraduate and law degree from the University of Lima in her home country of Peru, where she is a licensed attorney.
Mrs. Nelson is fluent in both English and Spanish. She has extensive training in Microsoft Excel, which provides invaluable support in litigating complex class action matters. She is proficient with legal research and search engine tools. Mrs. Nelson also acts as a bridge between the attorneys and clients at the firm, and she has a keen ability to explain complicated matters to clients in an understandable manner. She is often the first person that clients ask to speak to for an update on their case. Mrs. Nelson is tremendously passionate and diligent in all matters that she comes across, earning her great respect not only within the firm, but with the courts, outside counsel, and opposing counsel that she works with.
Mrs. Nelson currently resides in Raleigh with her wife, Christy, and their two dogs and three cats.