Trisha Harris – Executive Paralegal
Trisha Harris has her Business / Marketing Degree, Photography Degree, and Paralegal Degree from Oakland University where she earned a 3.9 GPA. This is coupled with more than 10 years of experience as an Executive Paralegal in Estate Planning and Elder Law. Trisha has also worked as a Paralegal in Immigration, Business Law, Contracts, Family Law, and Marketing. At the Rutkowski Law Firm, she is the Executive Assistant and Paralegal to Michael L. Rutkowski.
Trisha is the mom of three amazing kids. When she’s not at work you’ll find her exploring and photographing everything from portraits to abandoned buildings. She also loves working out and anything sports related. Trisha is a stereotypical Canadian who loves hockey, Canadian bacon, Tim Hortons coffee, and even says “eh” and “sorry about that” a lot.
Sarah Upfall – Legal Assistant
Initially, Sarah pursued a degree in Accounting while attending Oakland University. However, a life-long goal to be in the legal field, along with a keen eye for legal matters, led to a change of course. She is currently working toward obtaining her Paralegal Degree from Oakland Community College, with an expected graduation date of August 2017. Sarah completed her internship with the Rutkowski Law Firm and is now the legal assistant. She assists the firm with all of its legal matters.
Sarah is an avid car enthusiast. She spent five years as a Registered Importer licensed by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Sarah is also a devoted mother to her son and spends much of her spare time engaging in family activities.