Debbie has served as a legal professional for 25 years; working primarily as a legal assistant and paralegal. She earned her B.S. in Legal Studies from Herzing University, where she graduated cum laude, and obtain her Paralegal Certification from the National Center for Paralegal Studies. Debbie has worked for various federal, county, and city government agencies, and also has considerable experience in the private sector. Throughout her diverse career, she has had the opportunity to focus on a wide range of litigation specialties, though her primary background is criminal defense, white collar crime, organized crime, and drug trafficking cases.