Our Team

Every Member of our Team is Dedicated to Serving You

Swapna Anthoor

Swapna Anthoor, our founding attorney, is your local Bay Area lawyer that listens to your needs and provides the lowest rates to clients to ensure money is not an issue when it comes to your legal rights. She has a personal and solution-oriented approach to all her client’s needs. Swapna is dedicated to empowering the community with legal representation and is committed to putting the needs of her clients first. 

Swapna has years of experience practicing law in California and India. In 2008, she received her Master of Laws from Golden Gate School of Law. She is an active member of the State Bar of California and is admitted to practice before all courts in California. She is also a member of the Bar Council of India. While practicing in India, she handled cases in the Trial Courts and High Court of New Delhi. Therefore, she has a good understanding of India and California law when it comes to Family Law and Estate Planning matters. 

Awards and Recognitions

In 2017, Top Attorneys of North America distinguished and recognized Swapna as a preeminent Top 100 Attorney by the Who’s Who Directories. In 2016, the American Institute of Family Law Attorneys awarded Attorney Anthoor the “10 Best” in client satisfaction. She was also recognized as a top attorney in North America by the Who’s Who Directories from 2015-2016. A continental certificate was awarded to her by Who’s Who for being a Pinnacle Professional Member who has demonstrated outstanding leadership and achievement in their occupation, industry, or profession. 

Swapna is also fluent in four languages: English, Hindi, Tamil, and Malayalam! 

Arthur A. Tapia

Arthur A. Tapia received his Bachelor of Science degree in political science from the University of Santa Clara and his Juris Doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania Law School.  He is admitted to practice before all courts of the State of California as well as the United States District court for the Northern District of California.

Mr. Tapia’s litigation practice encompasses a broad range of motor vehicle, premises liability, toxic tort, and product liability cases.  He has been involved in litigating numerous cases throughout California and has participated as co-counsel in several multi-million dollar cases.  He is fluent in both English and Spanish.  His experience on both sides of the bar gives him the balanced perspective to counsel clients of the strengths and weaknesses of their case.   Mr. Tapia strives to provide his clients with compassionate and zealous legal representation that focuses on the unique needs of each client. 

Mr. Tapia is a member of the State Bar of California, American Bar Association, Santa Clara County Bar Association, Association of Trial Lawyers of America, Consumer Attorneys of California and the California Applicants’ Attorneys Association.  He has served on the Board of Directors of the Mexican American Community Services Agency and was a past commissioner on the Santa Clara County Commission on Consumer Affairs.  He has been recognized in Oxford’s Who’s Who in American Law and Who’s Who in the West.  Additionally, Mr. Tapia was recently recognized by Lawyers of Distinction for excellence in the practice of law.

Roxana Guzman, Law Clerk

Roxana Guzman is one of the most senior staff members at Anthoor Law Group and wears several hats at the firm.  Her positive attitude and upbeat personality bring the office to life. She is the first point of contact for potential/current clients and her presence is critical to the success of Anthoor Law Group.

Ms. Guzman comes from a strong background of management and customer service.  She is well equipped to handle stressful situations, confidential information, and balance a high magnitude of daily calls at the firm. Ms. Guzman is also very talented with organizing social events and creating professional marketing material. Her high work ethic and ability to single-handedly manage a fast-paced law firm make her the foundation of our firm. 

Roxana plays the role of office manager, receptionist, and law clerk. Our staff members rely on her to be up-to-speed on current case statuses and scheduling meetings. She works on administrative tasks and legal document preparation for estate planning. From managing the calendars of all staff members to preparing all manner of documents, she does it all with ease.  

She has assisted the founding attorney in many complex legal matters and has been her right hand during trials. She continues to go above and beyond expectations, providing quality customer service and support for Anthoor Law Group – including being fluent in Spanish. Roxana’s service is greatly appreciated and valued; we look forward to having her with our firm for many more years to come.  

Maria Uhl, Paralegal

Paralegal Maria Uhl has more than 30 years’ experience in family law. Her caring and attentive personality make her a client favorite at Anthoor Law Group. Maria has particular experience dealing with delicate family law matters pertaining to domestic violence and child custody. She has accumulated a vast amount of knowledge on a variety of family law procedures over the years, allowing her to work diligently on all types of cases. 

Maria has also worked for established law firms as well as solo practitioners in her career and brings decades of legal experience to Anthoor Law Group. Besides being experienced in family law, she is also well versed in the following areas: litigation and trial preparation in State and Federal Courts, plaintiff’s personal injury and medical malpractice, and corporate and trademark law.

Claudia D. Gabaldon, Office Manager

Claudia De Leon-Gabaldon is  is an experienced professional who brings more than 15 years of legal and administrative experience to her role as office manager. Claudia is a graduate of California State East Bay with a degree in English. She assists in the development and implementation of firm policies and procedures; manages and oversees the administration of HR policies, programs and practices within the firm; she maintains accounts payable, receivables and monthly billing.

Claudia is looking forward to creating office procedures to ensure that our office runs smoothly and that we are providing the best service possible to our clients. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and children.

Jesika Fiedler, Legal Clerk

Jesika, our legal clerk, has worked in various Customer Service or Office Administrator positions throughout her career. She likes being able to help people and find solutions to any problem. Jesika is always excited about learning something new every day. She looks forward to doing so while furthering her knowledge in the areas of estate planning and family law.

Bianca Espinoza, Receptionist

We are happy to welcome Bianca Espinoza to the Anthoor Law Group as our new receptionist! Bianca is a graduate of UC Berkeley with a Bachelor’s degree in English with a minor in Philosophy. She is studying to become an attorney. Bianca speaks Spanish and is happy to translate for our clients when needed. She is an organizational wizard and loves all things color coded.