Meet the Team

Beatriz Vargas

Senior Legal Assistant & Spanish Interpreter

Beatriz has been at Abrams Landau since August 2004. She enjoys traveling, hiking, the outdoors and spending time with her husband, two children and their dog Kilo.

Favorite aspect of working at Abrams Landau: “I take great pleasure in working with our clients and their families to help them get medical treatments to get back to work, to their life and mainly to get the benefits they deserve, even if they reside outside of the U.S.”

 

Lisa Goldman

Legal Assistant & Intake Specialist

Lisa has been with the firm since October 2017. She enjoys exercise of all types, but cycling is her favorite and she has completed numerous century rides with her husband. She is also a calligrapher and enjoys taking side jobs for weddings, bar mitzvahs and other special events.
Favorite aspect of working at Abrams Landau: “I learn something new every day because my position is very fluid and I cover many different responsibilities; so, no two days look the same.”

Rachel Hirsch

Paralegal

Originally from Florida, Rachel has been working at Abrams Landau since September 2018. She loves music, going to concerts and spending time with her two dogs. She plays competitive tennis, but is mostly a homebody, unless it’s for a concert!

Favorite aspect of working at Abrams Landau: “I love helping our clients and I love my co-workers.”

 

Kristin Tanzi

Lead Negligence Paralegal

Kristin has been with the firm since 2010 and currently works remotely in San Diego. Some of her hobbies include horseback riding, reading a great book, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.
Favorite aspect of working at Abrams Landau: “We are all about the outcome for the client. Whether the case is large or small, we want the client to be extremely satisfied with the efforts put forth by this firm on their behalf, as well as the overall financial outcome of the case. We are here to help the people who need us most.”

Melissa Landau

Bookkeeper

Melissa has been the bookkeeper for over 20 years and is also a full-time Realtor licensed in VA, MD and DC. She can often be found running in the sun or on a bike, sometime even racing behind her husband and our boss “Mr. Landau.”
Favorite aspect of working at Abrams Landau: “I enjoy speaking to potential clients, especially when I am able to tell them that I think we can help them. We can’t make people whole again, but providing hope, support and then funds to cover medical expenses and compensate for loss is truly satisfying work.”

 

Stephanie Yoon

Education Director

Stephanie has been helping the firm with its marketing efforts since November 2016. She enjoys music, movies, rock climbing and spending time with her family and friends.

Favorite aspect of working at Abrams Landau: “I love the environment of our law firm. Our office is a cozy house filled with friendly and inviting staff members who help ensure that our clients feel comfortable and taken care of.”