Ms. Cartaya graduated with Honors from Lehigh University in 2005 with a Bachelors degree in international relations. She went on to obtain her Juris Doctorate in 2008 from American University, the Washington College of Law. While a student at American, she participated in the clinical program where she acted as a student attorney practicing under a supervisor within the courts of the District of Columbia.
Ms. Cartaya has extensive experience managing contracts for both international organizations as well as domestic corporations. Additionally, she has most recently worked as a personal injury attorney within the State of New York.
Ms. Cartaya is bilingual in English and Spanish, and is admitted to practice law in both New York and Florida.