If you want to go fast, go alone. If you want to go far, go together.

-- African Proverb --

Team Members

Ms. Parastoo Majd


Parastoo Majd is an associate attorney at Thomas-McDonald Law Firm, who specializes in family law, particularly complex divorces with challenging issues.  Parastoo prides herself on providing excellent white glove concierge service with an empathetic yet problem-solving oriented approach.

Parastoo has honed her litigation skills since earning her Juris Doctorate degree in 2016, when she graduated with honors.  While in law school she was selected as a member of the Moot Court Board, where she led her team in various competitions, including constitutional law and national adoption law competitions.  Notably, Parastoo was chosen as one of the best orators of her law school class, leading her to compete and place in the interschool Moot Court Competition.  During law school, Parastoo was drawn to helping families by volunteering at the Children’s Law Center, where she helped protect the rights of children. 

In her free time, Parastoo enjoys reading, exercising, and spending time with her fiancé, cat, and dog.

Ms. Norma Genes

With more than a decade of legal experience, Ms. Norma Genes has developed a sharp eye for bringing strategically focused organization to the work place. As a paralegal who has quickly built a successful career path, Norma assists Thomas-McDonald Law Firm by creating litigation readiness systems and streamlined client communication throughout the legal process. Her previous paralegal positions at well-respected firms has helped equip her with the necessary skills to master the busy forums of family, estate and probate law. 

Ms. Genes received her paralegal certificate from Florida International University. As a Miami native, she is bi-lingual in Spanish and English. When she isn’t practicing yoga, Norma is an animal enthusiast and gives back her free time to the community fostering pets and raising local awareness for animal rights.
“I will be forever grateful for the honesty, integrity, and support I received from the staff at such a time of personal uncertainty…Norma went above and beyond my expectations in a very timely and painless fashion. Thank you for expediting the process during such an emotional time in my life.” – N.F.P. (Former Thomas-McDonald Law Firm Client)