Bertha Cortez describes herself as a daughter, mother, sister and friend.

Bertha was born in Tecata, Baja California. Bertha came to the United States when she was three years old, in 1969, and later became a citizen of the United States in 1979, after having her legal permanent residence for many years. Bertha is married with one son and is expecting her second child. She states her dedication to her family comes from her strong Christian beliefs.

Bertha has been a paralegal for 10 years. Bertha is experienced in family law matters, including adoptions, divorces, legal separations and domestic violence, as well as immigration matters. Bertha demonstrates a professional attitude, while showing compassion and understanding toward all clients.

Bertha is also a Notary Public licensed with the State of California.

When not at work, Bertha stays active by running. Bertha has taken part in several marathons and races. For relaxation, Bertha enjoys watching movies and reading.