Meet the Hershorin & Henry Team

Aimee Gutowski

Office Administrator and Senior Paralegal
Aimee is our Office Administrator and Senior Paralegal to David, Paula and Jean. Aimee has been a Paralegal since 2015 and has over 30 years of administrative experience. With over three decades of customer service experience, Aimee understands the importance of ensuring that our team has the best tools and resources available which allows us to provide excellent service to our valued clients.

Vicki Mingus

Accounting Manager
With over 35 years of Financial Accounting experience and over 20 years of experience in Title and Escrow, Vicki is a valuable and experienced member of our team. She expertly handles Accounts Receivables and Payables and the overall financial processes of the firm. Vicki excels in forensic accounting research and is skilled in solving financial puzzles.

Alexandra Amos

Law Clerk

Alex is a Law Clerk on the Hershorin & Henry team and is preparing for her third year of law school.  She is a former collegiate athlete and board member of the University’s Student-Athlete Advisory Committee. While at Lawrence Technological University, Alex focused on assisting other students as a Writing Tutor and Business Law Teacher’s Assistant. She currently attends Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law under a Distinguished Student Fellowship. At Chapman, Alex serves as the Senior Articles Editor on Chapman’s Law Review and a teaching fellow. 

Katherine Ellingsen

Senior Paralegal
Katie is a Senior Paralegal on the Hershorin & Henry team with over 20 years of experience in the legal profession. Katie’s experience includes class actions pertaining to medical devices and pharmaceuticals, personal injury, insurance defense, employment and labor law, discrimination, sexual abuse, business, and real estate litigation. This stellar combination of experience, knowledge base and thirst for learning multiple facets of the law makes Katie a valuable resource to the team and our valued clients.

Melannie Flores

Legal Administrative Assistant

As the Legal Administrative Assistant on the Hershorin & Henry team, Melannie provides excellent and professional support with a smile every day.   Melannie strives to provide the best service possible to our clients which makes her a great asset to the team.  She plans to complete the Paralegal Program at Irvine City College.   

Kirsten Pescetti

Senior Law Clerk​
With over fifteen years of experience in real estate litigation and property management, Kirsten lets her experience shine through her writing and client engagement. Her love of writing and desire to advocate for clients drove her to attend Western State College of Law where she served as Editor-in-Chief of Western State Law Review, Director of National Competitions for Honors Moot Court, a Dean’s Fellow where she served as a mentor and tutor for fellow law students, and valedictorian of her class. In recognition of her outstanding leadership and academic achievement, as nominated by her peers and professors, Kirsten received the Marcia Blanchard Wilbur Award for Outstanding Law Student.

Anna Phommasa

Senior Paralegal

Anna is a Senior Paralegal at Hershorin & Henry and currently handles our California and Texas interpleaders for the team.  With over 15 years of experience as a paralegal and extensive knowledge of civil litigation and interpleaders, Anna is an integral and valuable asset to the team.  The combination of  experience and interpersonal skills that Anna possesses allows her to shine while providing excellent service to our clients.  

Samantha Taubman

Law Clerk
Sam is a Law Clerk on team Hershorin & Henry and has recently completed her third year of law school. While at Chapman, Sam was the Managing Editor of Chapman’s Law Review, a member of the Student Bar Association, and salutatorian of her graduating class. Throughout law school, Sam received 14 CALI awards for earning the highest grade in various courses including Practice Foundations Transactions, Mediation, Corporations, and Agency and Partnership.