Sandra Rodela is a certified paralegal who assists the attorneys and staff with legal research, filing, preparing drafts of legal forms and documents, and file maintenance and organization. Sandra joined Adelman & Gettleman in 2013 as a messenger. In 2017 she became an administrative assistant and, in April 2019, she became the firm’s paralegal after earning her Paralegal Certification from DePaul University.
Sandra also obtained her bachelor’s degree in English from DePaul University, in 2009, with double minors in African and Black Diaspora Studies and Latin American and Latino/Studies.
Outside of work, Sandra enjoys running, baking, watching films, and spending time with her friends and family. She has been an enthusiastic volunteer for the Chicago Latino Film Festival since 2009, and has served as a member on the Film Selection Committee for that same festival from 2011 to the present.
Sandra is fluent in Spanish.