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Latinas in the Legal Profession - January 2017

Latinas in the Legal Profession - January 2017
Time: 
Wednesday, 18 January 2017 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
Location: 
Taix French Restaurant 1911 W. Sunset Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90026

 

Latina Lawyers Bar Association proudly announces
the next event in the Latinas in the Legal Profession Series


Civil Rights and Public Interest Law

Please join us to hear from Araceli Campos and Cindy Pánuco, attorneys at the forefront of modern civil rights
and leaders in employment and equal opportunity law, immigrant rights and political access.


Our Featured Speakers:

Araceli Campos

Executive Director, Miguel Contreras Foundation (MCF)

Araceli Campos is the Executive Director of the Miguel Contreras Foundation (MCF),
a non-profit organization with a back-to-basics approach to labor organizing for a new generation. 
Prior to MCF, Campos served as Corporate Counsel at the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF),
a leading national Latino civil rights organization.  She began her legal career at Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, focusing in business,
intellectual property, and entertainment, with a special interest in the intersection of private and public interest work. 
A first-generation American and high school graduate, Campos attended Los Angeles-area public schools
before going on to graduate from Yale University and Stanford Law School.

 

Cindy Pánuco

Civil Rights and Employment Attorney
Hadsell Stormer & Renick, LLP

Cindy Pánuco is a civil rights and employment attorney at Hadsell Stormer & Renick, LLP.
In 2016, she was named one of the top 50 women Rising Stars by SuperLawyer Magazine.
She served as President of the Mexican American Bar Association in 2015-
one of the most prominent and largest Latina/o bar associations in the nation.
She was one of the youngest Presidents to lead the organization whose members include
attorneys, judges, elected officials, law school students and business people of many ethnic backgrounds.

Download a PDF of her complete bio

 


Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Taix French Restaurant
1911 W. Sunset Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90026

Registration: 6:00 - 6:30 p.m.

Program: 6:30 - 7:30 p.m.

Fee: $55, dinner included

 

 Advance payment required to secure a seat
Space is limited for this .75 hour MCLE* Elimination of Bias event

*Renewal of MCLE Provider status pending

 

 To download a pdf of the event flyer, click here.