Ana Paula Funes-Baker
Graduating from Tulane University Law School in 2017, Ana Paula Funes-Baker brings a long list of accolades to her position as Associate Attorney at our firm. As a recipient of the Crest Award and Brian McSherry Community Service Award, President of La Alianza del Derecho, a nominee for National Jurist Law Student of the Year, and much more, her academic achievements are just the tip of the iceberg. Ms. Funes-Baker started her career in September of 2013 as an Intern for Congressman Pete Olson. From there, her list of accomplishments grew to include legal internships with Loyola University and Tulane University before working as a Judicial Intern for The Honorable Judge Kenneth Hoyt and The Honorable Magistrate Judge Frances Stacy. In 2017, Ana Paula took on the role as a Legal Fellow in the Federal Public Defenders Office in the Southern District of Texas representing indigent clients and reviewing thousands of documents for high-profile cases. Today, Ms. Funes-Baker is a member of the Houston Criminal Lawyers Association and Mexican American Bar Association. When at home, Ana Paula enjoys reading John Grisham Novels and spending time with her French and English bulldogs.