Meet Our Team
Here at the Law Offices of Shan Potts, we pride ourselves on having a diverse group of qualified individuals to assist you with your legal issues.
Shan D Potts
Attorney & CEO
Shan D. Potts, Esq. is a Representative for anyone who has an immigration issue. Mr. Potts says nothing compares to practicing law and that advocating for those who need a voice is extremely rewarding.
Edwin G Rush
G. Edwin Rush, Esq. is a distinguished attorney and member of the California State Bar. He has made a career out of representing individuals in the courtroom and in the boardroom.
Mr. Barba is native to California. He does administrative work for the law office, assists attorneys and communicates with clients aiding them in understanding the documental requirements in immigration cases. Helping others achieve their goals and secure their family’s future in the U.S. is what’s important for Mr. Barba in his work.
Ms. Zech was born and raised in Los Angeles, California and is our Operations Manager. She handles all business related aspects of our firm and makes sure we’re functioning efficiently. Catalina is also an alumni of the University of LaVerne.
Mr. Mendez is a California native who grew up in Los Angeles. Mr. Mendez graduated from California State University, Northridge with a Bachelors in Journalism with a focus in Broadcasting. He enjoys backpacking and trail hiking the great outdoors, as being active is a very important part of his life. He is currently a legal case analyst at our law office.
Ms.Rios is from Los Angeles, California. She graduated from Mt. Saint Mary’s with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and Spanish with a Pre-Law minor. She then went on to attend the University of West LA to obtain her J.D. She is currently studying for the BAR exam and expects to be a practicing attorney in the near future.
Jerrell Martin was born and raised in Harlem, New York. He then attended Delaware State University and graduated Cum Laude in Political Science. While at Delaware State, Jerrel was part of the Student Government, member of the Men’s Council and was in the Universities Marching Band. He is currently prepping to take the bar and become a practicing attorney in the state of California. Jerrell is also a youth counselor. He talks, coaches and guides the city’s youth when he’s not in the office.
Pedro Graduated Magna Cum Laude from California State University, Los Angeles with a Bachelors in Political Science with a focus in Global Politics. He was a participant in the Junior United Nations and has also traveled to their headquarters in New York to be a part of their yearly summit. While attending CSULA, Pedro was the treasurer of the Political Science Association and was heavily involved in the student body.
Mauro is a legal case analyst here at the Law Offices of Shan Potts. He was born and raised in the beautiful city of Los Angeles. He attended California State University Northridge, where he obtained his Bachelor’s degree and is planning to attend law school or graduate school for urban planning. When Mauro isn’t assisting clients with their cases, he likes playing sports, getting lost in a great movie or spending quality time with his dog Vito.
Meet Leslie Quintero. She was born in Moreno Valley and raised in the Antelope Valley. When she isn’t at the office helping clients, Leslie enjoys practicing mixed martial arts. She is also an avid Dodgers fan, and never skips an opportunity to support the boys in blue. Becoming a social worker is Leslie’s career goal and she is currently attending school to make that goal a reality.
Meet Edwin, our immigration case analyst. Born in the city of Long Beach, and raised in Downey, Edwin is no stranger to the diversity and cultural melting pot that is southern California. In 2011, Edwin graduated from the University of California Santa Cruz with a Bachelors of Arts in History. From Hiking the great outdoors to walking his dog on the beach, Edwin is always up for outdoor activities. And, he enjoys the occasional sci-fi film when he’s not exploring the wilderness.
Mr. Krishnaraj is a native of India. He obtained his master’s degree in International Business in a renowned business school in San Francisco. Outside the office, Mr. Krishnaraj enjoys traveling, cooking and working out.
Nicolas is from Los Angeles, California. He attended California State University, Northridge and obtained a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with an option in Business Law. While at CSUN, he was an executive board member in the Pre-Law Association and participated in their yearly Moot Court program. He’s currently in the process of transitioning into law school and plans to be a practicing attorney. He’s also an avid car enthusiast and enjoys playing soccer.
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