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Maria Schmelzinger

Legal Assistant
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Having always wanted to work in the legal field, Maria wanted to be able to help people and make a difference in their lives. After graduating from college at Erie Community College with an Associates' degree in Paralegal studies, she is most proud of beginning her first job as a legal assistant and is proud to be part of the legal community.

Maria is a people person, and she enjoys helping others. In her previous employment working with individuals with disabilities, she gained the understanding, patience, and compassion to be there for her clients.

Originally from Angola, NY, Maria moved to the Buffalo area when she graduated high school, where she graduated from Lakeshore High School. 

In her spare time, Maria enjoys trying new restaurants, hiking, traveling, going to the gym, and hanging out with her friends and family.


  • Erie Community College- Associate Degree from Paralegal program