Ms. Peraza is an associate attorney working with the firm’s estate and elder law department. As a law student, she interned for the Hon. Barbara Howe in Erie County Surrogate’s Court and worked in the Public Benefits Unit of Neighborhood Legal Services. Her previous experience includes residential foreclosures, public and private sector labor law, contract negotiations, probate matters, third party credit collections, and representation of clients in administrative hearings and arbitrations.
Ms. Peraza attended St. Lawrence University in Canton, New York where she graduated with a B.A in Spanish Language & Literature and Government. While at St. Lawrence, Ms. Peraza spent a semester abroad in Madrid, Spain. Ms. Peraza graduated cum laude with a J.D. from SUNY Buffalo Law School in 2015.
Ms. Peraza is admitted to practice law in New York, and is a member of the Erie County Bar Association, New York State Bar Association, and the WNY Women’s Bar Association.
Professional & Community Activities
Erie County Bar Association 2015 - Present
New York State Bar Association 2015 - Present
WNY Women’s Bar Association 2015 - Present
- December 18, 2017
- Asset Protection and Family Wealth Planning
- Burial Arrangements
- Estate Administration and Probate Proceedings
- Estates, Estate Planning and Elder Law
- Last Will and Testament
- Long-Term Care Planning
- Planning for Individuals with Disabilities
- Social Security Disability
- Trusts and Trust Administration
- New York State, 2015
J.D., 2015, State University of New York at Buffalo
B.A, 2006 Spanish Language & Literature, and Government, St. Lawrence University