MEET THE TEAM
Freddy Rubio is a partner at Rubio Law Firm. He focuses his practice on the areas of personal injury, wrongful death, products liability and medical negligence. Freddy also represents Latino-owned businesses and his practice includes criminal defense and immigration issues. He has been instrumental in assisting other lawyers who seek to understand the Hispanic culture and work with immigrant clients.
Leslie is the managing partner at the Rubio Law Firm. Leslie attended the University of Montevallo, where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Elementary Education. After graduation, Leslie worked as a paralegal in the Birmingham area, while simultaneously attending the Birmingham School of Law, to earn her Juris Doctor. During her time at BSL, Leslie was a member of the Mock Trial team, as well as the Sigma Delta Kappa Honor Society.
James Sears is an associate attorney at Rubio Law Firm with over ten years of litigation experience throughout the state of Alabama. James’ practice as a trial attorney at Rubio Law Firm focuses primarily on:
- Personal injury, including automobile and trucking accidents, premises, and dram shop liability.
- Business litigation, including insurance and business contract disputes, and fraud.
- Consumer rights of individuals subject to debt collection and fair credit reporting disputes, and consumer/creditor disputes generally.
- The execution and collection of outstanding civil litigation judgments.
Sara Palacio joined the firm in 2017 as a legal assistant. As a bilingual paralegal, she serves as a general support to the practice. She has significant experience in the day to day operations of the firm including gathering and summarizing medical records, updating and maintaining files, screening and interviewing clients and preparing discovery evidence.