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2020 Presidential Endorsement
Santa Clara County La Raza
Published on: 9/16/2020
2020 Presidential Endorsement by the Santa Clara County La Raza Lawyers Association
LRLA Request for Resources to Latino Community
Santa Clara County La Raza
Published on: 9/9/2020
LRLA Request for Resources to Latino Community during COVID
A Call to Justice by the Santa Clara County La Raza Lawyers Association
Published on: 6/1/2020
A Call to Justice by the Santa Clara County La Raza Lawyers Association
Call to Delay DACA Ruling
Santa Clara County La Raza
Published on: 4/23/2020
LRLA joins in SIREN Immigrant Rights' petition calling for the U.S. Supreme Court to delay its ruling on the Trump administration's decision to phase out the DACA program during this COVID-19 crisis.
All March Events Cancelled Due to Covid-19 Precautions
Published on: 3/13/2020
Members,

The LRLA Board of Directors has decided to cancel all March meetings and events due to COVID-19 concerns. We're hopeful that we can safely gather for our April 15th meeting at McManis Faulkner from 5:30-7:00.

Thank you,

mica estremera
SCCLRLA joins in the #QueridaFamilia Latina Letter
Published on: 8/26/2019
SCCLRLA stands with the over 200 leaders who have signed the Querida Familia Latina solidarity letter to the Latino community. We urge all to speak out against hate and fight for the humanity of all people. You can read the letter below.
SCCLRLA Supports Proposed Changes to San Jose Planning Commission
Published on: 5/31/2019
La Raza Lawyers has submitted a letter to the San Jose City Council in support of proposed changes to the composition of the City's Planning Commission, which includes increasing the number of seats on the Commission for district-wide representation. We believe the proposed changes will help increase diversity, inclusion, and community representation on the Planning Commission.
SCCLRLA Opposes Proposed Alteration to Santa Clara County’s Civil Detainer Policy
Published on: 5/6/2019
La Raza Lawyers of SCC submitted a letter to the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors opposing any changes to the Santa Clara County’s Civil Detainer Policy, and endorsing Supervisor Susan Ellenberg’s official statement.

Job Opportunity

The Supreme Court of California Opportunities
Bianca Garcia
Published on: 2/8/2021
The Supreme Court of California located in San Francisco, CA is seeking to hire a Supreme Court Attorney, Level A-D, Civil Central Staff and Supreme Court Attorney, Level A-B, Criminal Central Staff.

Closing Date: February 28, 2021
VTA Assistant Counsel/Senior Assistant Counsel
Bianca Garcia
Published on: 2/4/2021
Under direction of the General Counsel or the Assistant General Counsel, a Senior Assistant Counsel represents VTA in complex legal matters and serves as primary counsel in complex cases in the areas of labor, contract, civil, and administrative law; and performs tasks relative to assigned area of responsibility and developed expertise.

Under general direction of the General Counsel, or other counsel as designated by the General Counsel, an Assistant Counsel represents VTA in a wide variety of legal matters, and serves as primary or secondary counsel in routine to fairly complex cases/matters in the areas of labor, contract, civil and administrative law (including real property law); and performs tasks relative to assigned areas of responsibility.
County of Santa Cruz District Attorney
Bianca Garcia
Published on: 2/2/2021
Under direction, perform professional legal work for the County of Santa Cruz through the District Attorney’s Office; prepare and prosecute criminal and civil cases in the courts; perform special or supervisory assignments on a rotational basis; and do other work as required. Attorney I is the entry and first professional level in the Attorney series. Incumbents are required to be members of the California State Bar but need no experience practicing law and work under the direction of a more experienced attorney. The list established through this recruitment may be used to fill future extra-help, substitute, full-time and part-time vacancies. Effective July 11, 2020, this position will be furloughed by 7.5%.
San Francisco Office of the City Attorney
Bianca Garcia
Published on: 2/1/2021
The San Francisco City Attorney’s Office is an innovative, nationally-recognized municipal law office working to protect and advance the rights and interests of San Francisco residents.
The Office’s Government Litigation Team seeks a qualified and highly-motivated California-licensed attorney for a full-time position as a Deputy City Attorney (“DCA”).
UC Hastings Adjunct Faculty Position
Bianca Garcia
Published on: 2/1/2021
UC Hastings College of the Law is looking to hire diverse adjunct faculty to teach a range of courses. See here.
County Counsel City of Santa Cruz
Bianca Garcia
Published on: 2/1/2021
The Santa Cruz County Counsel’s Office is seeking an experienced attorney specializing in municipal law. The most competitive candidates will have expertise in handling legal issues for a government agency related to em- ployment/personnel matters and public health care services. Experience handling legal issues related to land use, human services, tax, elections, public contracts, and law enforcement is also beneficial. Candidates should have strong writing skills and be able to draft legal documents, ordinances and contracts. Broad litigation experience is not necessary, but having basic litigation skills will make candidates more competitive for the position (e.g., experience with evidentiary hearings, drafting briefs and position papers, etc.). Effective July 11, 2020, this position has been furloughed by 7.5%.
Fintech - Associate Attorney - Senior
Bianca Garcia
Published on: 1/22/2021
Perkins Coie LLP is seeking senior-level associates to join its expanding Technology Transactions, and Privacy practice with a focus on financial services technologies.
Staff Attorney or Senior Staff Attorney – Economic Justice
Bianca Garcia
Published on: 1/22/2021
The ACLU Foundation of Southern California (ACLU SoCal) seeks a Senior Staff Attorney or experienced Staff Attorney to work on the Economic Justice Project’s Dignity for All Project to build and lead litigation, legal, and policy advocacy needed to end homelessness, protect the rights and human dignity of people who are unhoused, and advance housing justice in Southern California communities and beyond.