The series chronicles the life of a Mexican-American law school graduate living in Dallas, who must balance her chance to live the American Dream by working as an unpaid intern at a law firm with the concerns of her family, including her sister (a call center manager at a cable TV company who wants her to get a real job), her brother-in-law (who sees her as a freeloader and wants her to move out), and her mother (who wants her to settle down).
Kind and sympathetic girl Cristela is the main heroine of the series. She lives with her family. Her family is quite large, so in the house always very noisy. Every day she listening annoying statements about her personal life from her relatives. She does not like it all, but she realizes that she does not have other choice. Cristela working on the several jobs, because she has a dream come true. She wants to become a lawyer. Therefore, she solves a financial issue to realize his dream into reality. It will take a lot of time before she will closer to her goal. She goes to law school. The main character is very happy and hoped that in the future everything will as she wants. A few years later, after graduating a school, Cristela started looking a work. She did not stop and really wanted to realize herself in the life. But all employers beginning to refuse her on the grounds that she has no experience. The exception was a law company, which offered her a job by assistant lawyer. Of course this is not something that she wanted, but she agrees. Work begins to like her. But her family do not approve of her choice.Read more »