Karla Leiva, Team Gude Assistant Case Manager, is the primary point of contact for Team Gude’s clients. She answers calls, schedules hearings and depositions, and assists Alison Gude and Sergio Ardila in their work. A lifelong Bay Area resident, Karla was born in Palo Alto, CA and grew up in Hayward. She studied Pre-Law and minored in Criminal Justice at Cal State East Bay. Karla has a background in retail management and client service. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, going to events, and taking her dog to the dog park. She is passionate about fighting climate change. Karla resides in Hayward. She is fluent in Spanish.
- Cal State East Bay, B.A., Political Science Pre Law Option with a Minor in Criminal Justice, 2018
- Berkeley City College, A.A., Political Science, Sociology, Liberal Arts, 2016
"Karla is amazing. I started getting the respect of an injured worker and not just a number."
- Brandy L.