Sonia Mendez-Castro, Abbie Smith Named Partners at Skyer Law

The Law Offices of Regina Skyer & Associates is proud to announce that senior attorneys Sonia Mendez-Castro and Abbie Smith have been named partners.


Sonia Mendez-Castro joined Skyer Law in 2002 and is one of the most senior attorneys at the firm. She has a stellar record at impartial hearings and appeals and is beloved by her loyal clients. Before coming to our firm, she worked as Supervising Attorney at the esteemed nonprofit Advocates for Children. Sonia graduated from St. John’s University Law School in 1993.


Abbie Smith came to Skyer Law in 2010. She first met Regina Skyer working at Summit Camp, a sleep-away camp for special needs children. Their collaboration inspired her to put aside her degree in civil engineering and instead pursue special education law. Abbie is a sharp litigator with a great bedside manner who has rapidly risen to the top of her field. She graduated from Brooklyn Law School in 2008.