Our Team


Rosie Lopez, Federal Paralegal

Rosie Lopez has worked as a legal assistant and paralegal since 1978. She has worked in the areas of Real Estate, Probate, LWT, Family Law, Personal Injury and Criminal Defense. Rosie has focused in the Criminal Defense area for over 34 years, and has been working for The Benjamin Law Firm since August 2016.


Denisse Hernandez, State Paralegal

Denisse has eight years of legal industry experience and joined the Benjamin Law Firm in 2019. She provides exceptional service in the fields of Criminal Defense and has litigation experience handling felonies and misdemeanors, expungements, occupational licenses and non-disclosures. Denisse can assist clients every step of the way through the criminal justice system procedures to ensure a positive outcome for you

Christina Varela, Customer Service Specialist & Intake Coordinator

Christina has been with the Benjamin Law Firm for four years. She handles phone calls and manages appointments for all current and potential clients. Christina will make sure to get you into the office as soon as possible and put your mind at ease until either Mr. Benjamin or Mr. Nuñez can assist you.

Bryan Herrera, Attorney at Law

Mr. Herrera has experience representing clients in criminal law and immigration law matters throughout the State of Texas. Mr. Herrera was born and raised in El Paso, Texas and is a proud graduate of Cathedral High School. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Arts and earned his law degree from the Texas Tech University School of Law. Mr. Herrera is admitted to practice law by the State Bar of Texas and the United States District Court for the Western District of Texas.

Mr. Herrera began his legal career in West Texas representing individuals and businesses with a variety of immigration needs such as employment visas, family visas, naturalization, removal defense, and appellate litigation. The areas of criminal law and immigration law often overlap, and as he developed his practice, Mr. Herrera also gained experience representing clients in criminal cases before the state court.

He spent three years in the greater Houston, Texas area representing clients in both criminal and immigration matters. Most recently, Mr. Herrera served as an Assistant District Attorney prosecuting felony cases for the El Paso District Attorney’s Office. As a result, Mr. Herrera has experience working with the most vulnerable clients who are facing imprisonment or the threat of deportation. Having worked for both prosecution and defense, Mr. Herrera will capably advocate for you and guide you and your family through the unfamiliar and sometimes overwhelming legal process.