Lavarra attended Monroe College and graduated with an Associates and Bachelor's degree in Criminal Justice. Lavarra joined at O'Connor Law team in 2020 as a paralegal. Prior to joining O'Connor Law, Lavarra worked in Human Resources and as a daycare assistant. Lavarra always wanted to work at law firm and her past administrative experience coupled with her compassion and nurturing spirit made her a perfect fit for the team. As a native New Yorker, one of the things Lavarra enjoys most about her job is being able to assist fellow New Yorkers with their Workers' Compensation claims. Lavarra prides herself on being able to make a difference in her community. Lavarra is naturally compassionate, caring and she truly enjoys talking to clients. She loves that she is able to work with clients from the onset of the injury to closing the closing of their claim. one of her favourite things about working as a paralegal is being able to put a smile on the face of a client that is going through a difficult time and being able to ease their troubles.
Background Outside Workers' Compensation and Social Security Disability Law
Outside of work Lavarra enjoys cooking, day parties and brunches, dancing and music, and high fashion. She is a huge Drake fan and her favorite designer is Alexander McQueen.
Lavarra's mantra is don't allow your past or present condition to control you. It's just a process that you're going through to get you to the next level.