Erica Laros is welcomed to Hope High by members of the Life Skills class. In the photo above, Walter Jimenez welcomes Erica to today’s class.
Today’s guest was Erica Laros, an attorney
who is the Founder and President of her own Law Firm, Laros Law, Trusts and Estates Attorney.
Our Life Skills class host today was Eveline Silva, aspiring lawyer
who will represent the Hope Life Skills class at the National Youth Leadership Forum on Law and CSI in Washington, D.C. beginning on July 22nd.
Eveline greets Erica to Hope High prior to the start of today’s class.
Eveline introduces Erica to her classmates at the start of today’s class.
Tatiana Brito introduces herself and welcomes Erica with a firm handshake, good eye contact and smile, and a friendly greeting following Eveline’s introduction.
Erica begins to share her story of becoming an attorney and then starting her own law firm.
” I really didn’t know what I wanted to be. I was a history major in college. I eventually figured things out after pushing out of my comfort zone, trying paid and unpaid internships and jobs,
before ultimately figuring out what I wanted to do professionally” Erica explained. “I’ve found that
self confidence has a lot to do with figuring out what you’d like to do in your life.
This may sound illogical but part of the process for becoming more confident is continually