LACBA’s High School
Mentoring Program

 

Schedule for the
2019-2020 Academic Year!


LACBA's Diversity in the Profession Committee is excited to embark on another exciting year of our High School Mentoring Program.
 
Our meetings will take place at Wilson High School, 4500 Multnomah Street, Los Angeles, CA, 90032.


LACBA High School Mentoring Program: February 2020

LACBA'S High School Mentoring Program held its latest event at Wilson High School in Los Angeles.

Speakers included:
United States Federal District Court Judge Jesus Bernal (a graduate of Wilson High School)
Former State Bar Governor James Aguirre (also a graduate of Wilson) and
Ana Graciela Najera Mendoza, an attorney with the ACLU of Southern California.

Thank you to the 25 lawyers and judges who attended as mentors.

To see more pictures, click here.

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Mentoring LACBA Diversity Program
 
We will have speakers address the students in the Moot Courtroom at Wilson, with group mentoring sessions in the courtyard outside.   In addition, we will be sponsoring a field trip to the Los Angeles Superior Court.  Details to follow, and mentors are encouraged to attend. 

Guest speakers include:

 

Kevin Brazile, Presiding Judge of the Los Angeles Superior Court
Juan Hernandez, a graduate of our mentoring program and current associate at Paul Hastings

Upcoming Dates:

Wednesday, April 22, 2020 3:30-5:30 p.m.

If you are interested in volunteering as a mentor or speaker, please email Vice Chair Ann I. Park

Thank you so much, and we look forward to another great year of the LACBA High School Mentoring Program!