Paralegals

Portner & Shure Law Firm Serving Maryland, Virginia & Washington D.C.

Many of our paralegals have helped the firm obtain large settlements or trial awards. As a result, the firm has recognized their achievements with designations on their profiles. The designations include the following:
2016 or 2017 Top Paralegal in Maryland and Virginia: Paralegals are selected by the partners and management team once they help to obtain two settlements or verdicts exceeding one hundred thousand dollars in a calendar year.
Million Dollar Paralegals Forum: Some of our paralegals have helped to obtain over a million dollars in recoveries from the major insurance carriers. Membership is limited to paralegals or claims managers who have demonstrated exceptional skill, experience and excellence in advocating for our clients by helping to achieve settlements or trial awards exceeding $3.5 million dollars over the last three years.
2016/2017 Client Choice Award for Exceptional Service In A Community or Area Some of our paralegals and staff members have helped to deliver exceptional service to our diverse client base. Paralegals are given this award only after they receive 20 Google and/or Facebook 5.0 Star reviews from our clients during a calendar year.

Christine Airey-Paralegal
Paralegal
Location:
Columbia, Maryland Office
Phone: 410-995-1515
Fax:
410-730-3605
Christine Airey handles many of the large and complex personal injury cases at Portner & Shure. She gained her experience while working at Gordon, Feinblatt, a large firm in Baltimore. Christine holds an Associate of Applied Sciences degree in Paralegal Studies. With over 13 years of person... Read More
Pam Brown-Paralegal
Paralegal
Location:
Columbia, Maryland Office
Phone: 410-995-1515
Fax:
410-730-3605
Pam Brown has been with Portner & Shure, P.A. since March of 2004. Pam has over 20 years of experience as a Maryland and Virginia Personal Injury and Workers' Compensation paralegal, with extensive knowledge in handling a wide variety of personal injury claims involving death, severe head... Read More
Brandy-Paralegal
Paralegal
Location:
Columbia, Maryland Office
Phone: 301-854-9000
Fax:
301-854-3350
Brandy has been with the firm for over three years.  She began as a Receptionist and has worked her way to paralegal.  From day one, she showed a real concern for the needs of our clients.  Empathy of course is something critical in our business.  As a result, in addition to now working as a... Read More
Hyun Young Chung (Grace)
Paralegal
Location:
Columbia, Maryland Office
Phone: 410-995-1515
Fax:
410-730-3605
Grace came to this country at 23 years old from Korea. Grace graduated college in Korea with a double major in chemistry and education. Grace started to work at Portner & Shure in May, 2015. She has been a legal assistant and works on the Korean marketing campaigns. Grace is happy to help... Read More
Paralegal
Location:
Richmond, Virginia Office
Phone: 804-916-1577
Fax:
804-916-1575
Amalia is a recent addition to Portner & Shure.  She currently works in our new Richmond office along with Elizabeth Bermudez.  Amalia is bilingual, speaks Spanish.  She is a graduate of George Mason University where she obtained a degree in Customer Relation Management.  We persuaded Amalia to... Read More
Heather Jung-Paralegal
Paralegal
Location:
Vienna, Virginia Office
Phone: 703-734-8790
Fax:
703-734-5437
Heather S. Jung has been with the firm for 3 years as a Maryland and Virginia Korean Personal Injury Paralegal. Heather came to the United States from South Korean in 1998.Upon her arrival, she spoke no English. Nevertheless, she quickly succeeded and as a result, went to and graduated from the... Read More
Frederick car accident paralegal
Paralegal
Location:
Frederick, Maryland Office
Phone: 240-877-7085
Fax:
240-815-6361
Jennifer handles both workers’ compensation and automobile accident cases in our Frederick office.  She previously was with one of Baltimore’s largest personal injury firms for approximately ten years.  While she lives in Hagerstown, she routinely meets clients in both our Hagerstown and Frederick... Read More
Nohemy Foronda - Legal Assistant
Paralegal
Location:
Vienna, Virginia Office
Phone: 703-734-8790
Fax:
703-734-5437
Nohemy joined Portner & Shure in early 2016.  She is bilingual Spanish/English.  She began as a Receptionist and then became a Legal Assistant to Elizabeth Bermudez our Virginia Office Manager.  She helped Elizabeth resolve nearly $1.5 million in claims last year.  Nohemy was born and raised in... Read More
Christine Phong-Paralegal
Paralegal
Location:
Wheaton, Maryland Office
Phone: 240-345-3150
Fax:
240-221-3829
Christine has become a leader in our Chinese department. Christine speaks Mandarin Chinese, Cantonese Chinese, as well as Vietnamese. She began working with our Chinese injury team as an assistant, in that capacity she helped obtain clients medical records and handled their daily questions and... Read More
Paralegal
Location:
Columbia, MD Office
Phone: 410-995-1515
Fax:
410-730-3605
Born and raised in Harford County, Marlana is thrilled to be a part of Portner and Shure’s Bel Air office team.  She graduated in May 2018 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice from Towson University. At Towson, she is a proud member of the Tau Sigma National Honor Society. Marlana worked at... Read More
Claudia Hernandez-Paralegal
Paralegal
Location:
Columbia, Maryland Office
Phone: 301-854-9000
Fax:
301-854-3350
Claudia was born in Honduras and came to the United States at the age of ten. When Claudia first came to the United States, she, nor anyone else in her family, could speak English. As a result, she faced challenges in school and watched her family members struggle with their daily lives because of... Read More
Paralegal
Location:
Columbia and Frederick Offices
Fax:
(410) 730-3605
Diane was born in the Philippines and came to the United States at the age of 6 years old. Prior to coming to Portner and Shure in 2018, Diane worked for a couple of big firms in Baltimore City where she gained her 5 years of experience in Workers Compensation and Personal Injury. Diane is also... Read More
Wheaton MD auto accident paralegal
Paralegal
Location:
Wheaton, Maryland Office
Phone: 703-734-8790
Fax:
703-734-5437
Diana joined Portner & Shure in September of 2014 as a full-time receptionist. Diana quickly showed exceptional drive and enthusiasm which led her to her promotion as legal assistant. She is now working towards becoming a paralegal. Diana was born and raised in the DC area. Even though she was... Read More