A Boutique Law Firm Fighting For Everyday People

Meet Our Staff

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Vita Iannacone

Office Manager & Paralegal

Vita began working for DeCosmo Law in November of 2018. With her prior work experience as a paralegal, Vita brings her expertise in criminal matters as well as family matters such as divorce, custody, and guardianships. Vita also manages many aspects of the business end of the practice including accounting, human resources, and various other office dynamics.

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Gidon Kaminer

Legal Assistant

Gidon joined the firm in August of 2022. He studied Philosophy at Swarthmore College, earning a Bachelor of Arts with high honors. Gidon loves meeting clients, hearing their story, and telling their narrative in the most compelling way possible. He can be seen reading the New Yorker on the PATCO or biking home to West Philadelphia. Gidon is fluent in Hebrew and is learning Spanish. ¡Habla español con él — quiere mejorar!

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Alexia Ramos

Legal Assistant

Alexia Ramos joined the DeCosmo Law team in December of 2019 as a receptionist while pursuing a degree in Accounting at Rutgers University. Alexia is now the firm’s Legal Assistant, providing paralegal support while also working closely with clients. She is fluent in Spanish.

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Darling Ruiz

Receptionist / Client Coordinator

Darling brings many years of client-focused experience to DeCosmo Law. As a fluent Spanish speaker, Darling is committed to ensuring access to legal assistance for DeCosmo Law’s Spanish speaking clients and providing them with a friendly and hospitable experience.

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Leonela Villacis

Senior Paralegal

Leonela Villacis began working for DeCosmo Law in April of 2019. Leonela has over ten years of immigration paralegal experience. She handles family-based immigration cases, permanent residency applications, citizenship applications, U-Visa petitions, removal cases and waivers of inadmissibility. Her passion for justice transcends the workplace through volunteering for her community and using her digital platforms to be vocal on injustices against underrepresented minorities. Leonela is fluent in Spanish.