Our Team

Attorneys & Staff

LegalWorks attorneys, staff, and volunteers are a special breed who care deeply about the equality of justice in our cities and towns. They are dedicated, smart, and empathetic to those caught up in our legal system.

James Levin

Founder / Lead Attorney

James Levin Lawyer
Isaiah Pinckney

Associate Attorney

Michelle Tibbetts

Consulting Attorney

Nathan Genovese

Consulting Attorney

Alexis Rose

Consulting Attorney

Gabe Espinoza

Legal Support

Paul Hergenroeder

Legal Support

Maria Medina

Executive Administrator

Selah Ingram


Alena Velez

Data Specialist

Kanisha Thomas

Support Staff

Frank Levin

Support Staff

Of Counsel

Technology & Support

Board of Directors

The LegalWorks Board of Directors helps us deliver on our mission while providing community connections crucial to the success of our organization.

Lenora Fletcher (President)

Clinical Director at Hitchcock House

Jacquelyn Gaimon

Human Resources, United Way

William Grulich

Community Activist and CEO of Werner G. Smith, Inc.

Brandilyn Cook

Attorney, Lorenzon Law (Immigration Practice)

Al Harris

Owner & Chief Strategist, Escape Hatch

Annaliese Mobasseri

Health Communications Specialist, HHS/OASH

Tom Quail
Senior Change Management Consultant, Lockton
James Levin (ex officio)
Dr. Stephen Wexberg, M.D.

Pediatrician, Cleveland Clinic

Jacqueline Greene

Attorney at Friedman and Gilbert (Civil Rights Practice)

Richard “Tad” Pinkston

Staff Attorney, Public Defender of Lake County

Fred D’Ambrosi

Journalist & Marketing Consultant, Voice of America

Caroline (Allan) Law

Marketing Manager, Cardinal Health

Yvette Wynn-Hester

Deputy Clerk, Cleveland Municipal Court

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