Marica Synder is the Office Manager at Elder Law Services and works at translating for our Japanese clients, leading marketing efforts, assisting in the daily operations of the firm such as IT and staff coordination, and acts as a liaison between clients and our staff. If you plan to or have attended any of our Elder Law Seminars, Marica is the one who is responsible for putting those together. In short, Marica is an integral part of the operations at Elder Law Services and has her hands in just about everything we do.
Marica was born in Tokyo, Japan and moved to Torrance, CA as a young child. She graduated from North High School in 2011 and is currently pursuing a degree in Business Administration. Marica cites her time working at Elder Law Services for her interest in business and passion for human resources and client satisfaction.
During the summers, Marica returns to Japan to visit her grandparents and extended family who live in Saitama Prefecture (Prefecture located just north of Tokyo). At the moment Marica is focused on her secondary education and completing her undergraduate degree and pursuing a Masters thereafter. If you decide to retain our services, Marica will be one of the people who make you feel like family.
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What was your first job? Server at a restaurant
What was the last book you read? Franny and Zooey by J.D. Salinger
Do you prefer cats or dogs? Both! I like black cats and beagles.
What is your favorite food? Pasta
Favorite sports teams? LA Kings
Special talent? I can type over 100 wpm
Do you have any hobbies? Cooking, roller blading, going to Disneyland, and karaoke.
What was the last movie you watched? The Jungle Book
Coffee or tea? Green tea
Favorite fruit or veggie? Fruit: Raspberry; Veggie: Potato
Cake or pie? Cake
What’s the one meal you can cook to perfection?Mashed potatoes
Favorite super hero or historical figure? Kurt Vonnegut, my favorite author. "A purpose of human life, no matter who is controlling it, is to love whoever is around to be loved." — From “The Sirens of Titan”, by Kurt Vonnegut
What are you watching on Netflix? Psych, The Office, Gilmore Girls, Parks & Rec, Scrubs
Something people might not know about you? I drive stick shift.
Who is the most influential person in your life? My family and boyfriend, they give me the support and purpose I need to succeed.
What are you most proud of? Continuing my higher education.