Daniella Salas-Chacon was born and raised in Dallas, Texas to a family that immigrated to the United States from Mexico. She is a first-generation Mexican-American that is proud of the sacrifices her parents made in order for her to have an opportunity at a brighter future. Daniella graduated with a double major from the University of Dallas with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Philosophy and in Spanish. Daniella recently graduated from St. Mary’s University School of Law with a law degree.
Daniella’s experience and passion is focused on advocating for immigrants’ rights. Most recently, Daniella published the Effects of Senate Bill 4 on Wage-Theft: Why All Workers Are at Risk in Low-Income Occupations with The Scholar: St. Mary’s Law Review on Race and Social Justice. In this article she outlines the interplay between immigration, criminal, and labor and employment laws on the immigrant community and society as a whole.
Having personally experienced first-hand the struggle many immigrant families face in an anti-immigrant climate, Daniella understands the necessity of securing strong legal representation. That is why Daniella is motivated to fight for our clients here at Garcia & Garcia Attorneys at Law.