Jennifer Bates holds an Associate of Arts degree in paralegal studies. She is currently an executive assistant for James Buckley and also assists Attorney Ronald Unger, and has worked at the firm since 1998. Before working at Buckley & Associates, Jennifer interned at Dispute Resolutions Center.
Rik Stephens has been employed with Buckley and Associates since 2001 and is a legal assistant to Edward Hemingway and Paul Apple. Rik has an AAS degree with honors in Paralegal Studies from Highline Community College. He enjoys taking cruises with his wife, social occasions with friends and family, biking, and camping. Rik also enjoys volunteering in his community of Everett, Washington.
Virginie Nguyen was born and raised in France up until she was fifteen years old, she then moved to the United States with her family. Virginie is fluent in English, French, Vietnamese, and Spanish. She started at Buckley & Associates as a case manager; she was subsequently promoted to a legal assistant. She is a legal assistant to attorney Erica B. Buckley. Prior to working for Buckley and Associates, she was employed with the Bank of America for approximately three years.