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  1. I love court reporting. I am very inquisitive; I want to know what is going on. As a court reporter I get to be right there in the know. It is so much fun to be in the court room, it is my favorite part about being in the Army.

Legal competency and life stability: A paralegal’s life in the Army Reserve.

There were thousands of people going for my job. My employer hired me because she saw the training that I had in the Army Reserve and knew I would do a great job.

NAME: SSG Andrea Melgoza
JOB: Paralegal Specialist & Court Reporter (27DC5)
SERVICE TYPE: Army Reserve

Step into Staff Sergeant Andrea Melgoza’s favorite place, the courtroom, and learn how the Army Reserve has set her legal career on the fast track.