Stephanie Solarte-Amaya, Paralegal to Demetrios Pikrallidas
Born and raised in Fairfax, Virginia, Stephanie speaks and reads Spanish fluently. She attended Fairfax High School and graduated in 1999 with an Advanced Studies Diploma. Stephanie then attended Northern Virginia Community College, where she is pursuing an associate's degree in Information Technology with a Network Engineering specialization.
Stephanie joined Pikrallidas & Associates on February 14, 2000 as a receptionist. In 2003 she began working directly for Demetrios Pikrallidas, assisting him with personal injury cases, business transactions, and corporate and limited liability company formations.
In 2007, Stephanie attended the Paralegal Institute of Washington, D.C. and obtained her Paralegal Certificate. She is also a Notary Public for the State of Virginia.
Suzanne Gouger, Bookkeeper / Paralegal
Suzanne has worked for Pikrallidas & Associates since July 2007. She works as the bookkeeper for the firm and assists with paralegal support in administering estates and litigation support in domestic and injury cases. She is also a Notary Public for the State of Virginia.
Prior to joining the staff at Pikrallidas & Associates, Suzanne worked for the Leon County Clerk of Court in Tallahassee, Florida. In Gainesville, Florida she worked for a CPA/attorney who specialized in estate planning and also worked for M&S Finance as a loan officer and office manager.
Originally from Gainesville, Florida, Suzanne graduated from high school in Clayton, North Carolina. Upon graduating she lived in Wilmington, Delaware; Kennett Square, Pennsylvania and Boston, Massachusetts before finally going back home to Gainesville, Florida where she met and married Gainesville native, Jim Dow. She has two beautiful children, Katie and Max.
Liz was born in Cochabamba, Bolivia. She has resided in the United States for about 16 years. She graduated from Herndon High School with an Advanced Diploma in 2000 and then attended Northern Virginia Community College and studied Business Administration. Liz reads, writes and speaks Spanish fluently.
She began working with Pikrallidas & Associates as a receptionist from 2003 to 2005. She moved to Daytona Beach, Florida, and upon her return in 2010, she continued working for Pikrallidas & Associates.
Liz is involved in all aspects of the firm’s administrative activities. She also provides litigation support and translation.
In her free time Liz is actively involved in her church's activities.