Gabriela Lastres is a Legal Services Coordinator with the Refugee Representation team in Houston. As a Legal Services Coordinator, Gabi assists clients and pro bono attorneys from the intake process through status adjustment.
Before joining Human Rights First, Gabi worked on several political campaigns and worked as an assistant at a Chicago school for children with emotional disabilities. She also interned with the Washington D.C. Refugee Representation team before transitioning to Houston.
Gabi has a bachelor’s degree in Romance Languages and Literature from the University of Chicago.