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Our Staff - VGV Law

Our Staff

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As a firm we pride ourselves on excellent customer service and rapid response. Our knowledgeable professionals are ready to assist with any need or question.

See the employee profiles below to learn more about us and what we do.


Nelly Gonzalez-Viñas – Office Manager/Paralegal

Position: Office Administration, HR procedures, Web/software admin; Paralegal

Education: B.B.A. – Finance, FIU

Nelly works at the Law Office of Vanessa Gonzalez-Vinas, PA as the office manager and Paralegal. She has lived in Miami most of her life, but attended the University of Central Florida for her Associate’s degree. After UCF she completed her Bachelor of Business Administration at Florida International University. Her background in Finance has given her the ability to understand the financial issues involved in the practice of law. Nelly lives in Kendall with her husband Alex.


Richard Mojica – Modification Specialist

Position: Specialist in Loan Modifications

Credentials: Studied Law at UCA (Universidad Centroamericana)

As a previous mortgage broker and business owner, Richard Mojica combines more than 12 years of experience in dealing with banks and mortgages to assist clients with mortgage loan modifications.

Richard lives in West Kendall with his wife and family. A father of three and a pastor of his church, Richard is actively engaged in the well-being of our community and understands the needs of the people he helps.


Gilda – Accounting/Marketing Coordinator

Position: Client Financial Services and marketing coordinator

Credentials: A.A. – Miami Dade College

Gilda, or “G-Money” as we like to call her, is our client financial services expert, directly handling all of our client billing and payment systems. She also handles our marketing efforts and implements advertising campaigns for the firm.

Her experience as a business owner, and work in the marketing & media industry provides her with a solid sense of the requirements for a small business to succeed.



Ruth Diaz- Legal Assistant/Hearing Coordinator

Position: Hearing Coordinator, Handles General Civil matters related to Foreclosures, Probate/Estate, Credit Card and Debt negotiations

Credentials: B.A. – International Relations, FIU

As a legal assistant Ruth assists the attorney with cases involving Foreclosure defense, Probate & Estate Administration, Wills and Trusts, and Credit Card negotiations. A Miami Native, Ruth received her Bachelor of Arts in International Relations; her love of the legal field has prompted her in furthering her education to become a Certified Paralegal.



Julie Haydar – Legal Assistant

Position: Bankruptcy legal assistant

Credentials: A.A. – Miami Dade College;

Studying to attain B.A. in International Relations (FIU)

Julie is our legal assistant involved in the process of coordinating Chapter 7 bankruptcies. Born and raised in Miami, she currently attends the Honors College at Florida International University and has a passion for the legal field. After finishing her degree Julie plans on going to law school to pursue her aspiration of becoming an attorney.


Linda – Legal Assistant

Position: Bankruptcy legal assistant

Credentials: Studying to attain B.A. in Education

Linda works at the Law Office of Vanessa Gonzalez-Viñas as the Bankruptcy document processor. She assists the attorney in the process of retaining all the documents vital for the completion of the bankruptcy. Linda is currently studying Early Childhood Education at Miami-Dade College; she wants to own a daycare in the future and is passionate about counseling and mentoring others.