The Latina Lawyers Bar Association congratulates U.S. Magistrate Judge Fernando Olguin and Federal Public Defender Directing Attorney Jesus G. Bernal on their confirmation as U.S. District Court judges in the Central District of California. This historic appointment of two Latinos to the federal judiciary significantly enriches the court in this demographically diverse region.
The Honorable Fernando Olguin, a long time friend and supporter of LLBA, will serve as a U.S. District Judge for the Central District of California in Los Angeles. Read the article here.
The Honorable Jesus G. Bernal will serve as a U.S. District Judge for the Central District of California in Riverside. Read the article here.