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Latina Leader: Criminal Defense and Immigration Attorney Latisha Rivera

This is another installment of the series, formerly called Spotlight On! A series where we showcase  Latina lawyers and learn about the successes in their early careers. Today we talk to Latisha Rivera, a criminal defense/immigration attorney based in Baltimore. Now, through our Instagram community, I am privileged to see sneak peeks into the lives of so many… Continue reading Latina Leader: Criminal Defense and Immigration Attorney Latisha Rivera

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Latina Leader: Community Coordinator Talia Rodriguez

This is another installment of the series, Spotlight On! A series where we showcase Latina lawyers and learn about the successes in their early careers. Today we hear from Talia Rodriguez, based in Buffalo, NY, who coordinates a legal aid clinic and shows what it’s like to do legal work that has a direct impact in your own… Continue reading Latina Leader: Community Coordinator Talia Rodriguez

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Spotlight On! Solo Practitioner Christina Alvarez

This is another installment of the series, Spotlight On! A series where we showcases Latina lawyers and learn about the early successes in their careers. Today we hear from Christina Alvarez, a solo practitioner in Florida! She paints a great picture of career progression through all the legal ranks–from paralegal to attorney/business owner (a path many Latinas… Continue reading Spotlight On! Solo Practitioner Christina Alvarez

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Spotlight On! Family Law Attorney Jennifer Alfonso

This is another installment of the series, Spotlight On! A series where we showcases Latina lawyers and learn about the early successes in their careers. Today we meet Jennifer Alfonso, a dynamic Latina lawyer from Florida (side note: shout out to Tampa, my home away from home! 🙂 ).  If you follow her on Instagram, then… Continue reading Spotlight On! Family Law Attorney Jennifer Alfonso

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Spotlight On! Immigration and Criminal Defense Attorney Cynthia Santiago

This is another installment of the series, Spotlight On! A series where we showcases Latina lawyers and learn about the early successes in their careers. Today I’m excited to share a little bit about Cynthia Santiago, an immigration and criminal defense attorney.  I “met” Cynthia through Instagram and was impressed by her hustle through her solo… Continue reading Spotlight On! Immigration and Criminal Defense Attorney Cynthia Santiago

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Spotlight On! Solo Practitioner Daissy Dominguez

Today is the first of a very exciting series entitled: Spotlight On! The idea is to showcase new Latina attorneys and learn about the early successes in their careers. To start this series we’re interviewing Daissy Dominguez, a solo practitioner based in Chicago, Illinois.  Daissy joined the bar on October 31, 2013, and opened her own practice,… Continue reading Spotlight On! Solo Practitioner Daissy Dominguez