About Lorena Ledesma Hughes
Lorena Hughes received her Bachelor’s Degree in Hotel and Restaurant
Management from California State Polytechnic University, Pomona. She previously
worked as a manager in the hospitality industry and has extensive experience
in business. Lorena moved on to pursue a career in the legal field and
earned her Paralegal Certificate at the University of California, Irvine
Extension program. She is a paralegal at the Law Offices of Virginia L.
Landry, Inc. and is a certified Notary Public. Lorena is bilingual and
interprets for the office’s Spanish-speaking clients.
Lorena has successfully completed training for the National Highway Traffic
Safety Administration (NHTSA) and the International Association of Chiefs
of Police (IACP) DWI Detection and Standardized Field Sobriety Testing
In addition, Lorena is current President for the Orange County Paralegal
Association. She has served as OCPA’s Vice President of Administration,
chaired the Hospitality Section for OCPA, chaired the Criminal Section,
and co-chaired OCPA’s Annual Educational Conference. Lorena is a
frequent guest speaker for student paralegal classes at Santa Ana College
and UC Irvine.