(Altamonte Springs, FL), April 5, 2022 –  Kevin Ross-Andino, founder and managing partner of éclat Law, LLP, is pleased to announce that three new team members joined the firm in the first quarter of 2022: Katherine Rodriguez Rivera, an attorney focused on civil litigation matters; Amaris Pereira, a litigation paralegal; and Bridget Lake, Director of Marketing & Business Development. With these additions, the firm now has 17 team members and is seeking to add several Civil Litigation Attorneys and staff in 2022.

Ross-Andino says: “When I started the firm in 2015, it was just me and my wife, Katina. In a few short years, we’ve grown to a mid-size litigation firm with offices in Central and South Florida. We’re excited to welcome Katherine, Amaris, and Bridget to Team éclat and are looking forward to expanding our services by adding more attorneys and staff throughout this year.”

Rivera received her Juris Doctor from Barry University School of Law where she was in the top 25% of her class. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Criminal Justice with a concentration in Legal Studies from the University of Central Florida. She has more than five years of litigation experience, including running her own practice. 

Pereira recently graduated from Seminole State College with an Associate in Science, Legal Assistant/Paralegal degree. During her program she completed 200 hours as a paralegal intern and attended numerous court hearings as an observer to review the process, follow cases, and develop a better understanding of court procedures. In addition to earning her degree, Amaris obtained a certificate in Legal Technology from the National Society for Legal Technology (NSLT).

Lake, a U.S. Navy veteran, served the Oviedo-Winter Springs Regional Chamber of Commerce (OWSRCC) for over ten years, most recently as President/CEO. She enjoys serving her community and volunteers with the OWSRCC, Leadership Seminole, and Florida Association of Veteran-Owned Businesses, Inc. (FAVOB), as well as numerous non-profit organizations. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Business from Northeastern Illinois University.

About éclat Law, LLP:

éclat Law is an innovative law firm dedicated to delivering client-focused solutions in the practice areas of civil rights and employment law, complex litigation, business law, and entertainment and arts. Founded by Kevin Ross-Andino in 2015,  the éclat team of experienced attorneys and staff is passionate about serving the needs of clients both in and out of the courtroom.