Esperanza is an associate attorney at the Columbus office of Freund, Freeze & Arnold. Before joining the firm, Esperanza practiced at a law firm in California where she gained significant litigation experience representing clients in state and federal court. She is skilled in drafting pleadings, discovery, motion practice, witness examination, and post judgment procedures.

Before completing her education, Esperanza served in the U.S. Army as a paralegal in the Office of Military Justice at Fort Bliss, Texas. There she was involved in each phase of the criminal justice process, including victim and witness assistance.

In her free time, Esperanza enjoys going to the park with her dog, painting, reading, traveling, and spending time with family.

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Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

  • BA, Presidential Scholar, December 2011
  • Psychology Major

Humboldt State University, Arcata, CA

  • MA, with Distinction, May 2013
  • Academic Research in Social Psychology
  • Thesis: Court Appointed Special Advocates: Differences between those who will continue after their first case and those who will quit

The Ohio State University Moritz College of Law, Columbus, OH

  • JD, cum laude, May 2016
  • California, December 1, 2016
  • Arizona, August 17, 2018
  • Ohio, November 13, 2018
  • United States District Court for the Eastern District of California
  • United States District Court for the Northern District of California
  • United States District Court for the Southern District of Ohio
  • Columbus Bar Association
  • California Bar Association
  • Tulare County Bar Association