Joanna Rico

Accounting & Finance Coordinator

Joanna Rico is a Legal and Business Operations Project Assistant, primarily supporting the Han Santos accounting department. Joanna is also the firm's reporting expert and drafts weekly financial, client matter and legal reports.

Prior to joining the practice, Joanna worked with hospitality behemoth Landry's Inc. for 6 years. Her time in restaurants allowed Joanna to refine her multitasking ability as well as develop strong interpersonal communication skills. Those important attributes along with Joanna’s enthusiasm to learn and take on new responsibilities makes her a true asset to the firm.

When Joanna joined the firm initially it was in the role of receptionist. Because she actively seeks out new projects, she quickly expanded her scope and developed a unique niche for herself. She began supporting the accounting team in 2020 and manage a few client facing projects independently. Her superior communication prowess and meticulous organization provides our clients the best in class service.

“If you treat each client like they are family, you will be wealthy with great company for life.”

Core Competencies:

  • Accounting
  • Collections
  • Financial Reporting
  • Legal Reporting
  • Document library management


  • B.A., Criminal Justice, California State University Fullerton
  • A.S., Administration of Justice, Fullerton College


  • English