Athena Vences


The Gonzalez Law Group, PLLC

Athena Vences

Athena was born in Mexico City, Mexico but was brought to Houston at a young age. She is a bilingual Paralegal for the Immigration Department at The Gonzalez Law Group, PPLC. She has over 3 years of experience and appreciates helping the community with their immigration matters. Having gone through the process of getting legalized herself, her passion for immigration grew stronger. She has also helped many in her own family become U.S. residents and citizens. Athena graduated from The University of Houston-Downtown, where she studied Political Science. She received her bachelor’s degree in May of 2019 with a minor in International Politics. Athena also realized that her community needs more representation and is working towards going to law school.

Athena’s hobbies are salsa dancing and learning new languages. She is currently studying Italian and hopes to become fluent enough to travel to Italy. In her free time, she enjoys reading, listening to music, and traveling solo or with her family.


  • English
  • Spanish