Our Team

Mayela Fonseca-Leyva

Riverside Office Manager

Mrs. Fonseca-Leyva joined Fontes Law Group in 2008 as a Legal Assistant for the Riverside location.  She was the sole Legal Assistant at the Riverside location for over nine (9) years.  As the firm began to grow, Mrs. Fonseca-Leyva took over as Office Manager in 2018.  Mrs. Fonseca-Leyva works closely with all attorneys in all areas of law, specifically Immigration Law and Family Law.  Mrs. Fonseca-Leyva also manages and administrates the office cases, accounts, and provides staff with case training and support. 

Ms. Fonseca-Leyva was born in Mexico City and raised in Riverside County, California.  Mrs. Fonseca-Leyva graduated from Riverside Community College in 2005 and earned her Associates in Arts and Associates of Science Degree with Distinction. 

Mrs. Fonseca-Leyva graduated from San Diego State University in 2007 and earned her Bachelor’s in Political Science. While attending San Diego State University, Mrs. Fonseca-Leyva was awarded an academic scholarship to the Dean’s List.  Throughout her college education, Mrs. Fonseca-Leyva was a member of the Puente Program, an academic preparation program that helps increase the number of educationally disadvantaged students who want to enroll in four-year colleges and universities.

Mrs. Fonseca-Leyva is fluent in Spanish and English.

Mayela Fonseca Leyva

Our Team

Martin C. Fontes

Martin C. Fontes

Managing Partner/Founder

Catherine J. Navarro

Catherine J. Navarro

Partner

Victor Franco

Victor Franco

Of Counsel

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