Past Events

Past Events

 cropped-SFLRLA-e1415767776758.gif  Ceja Winery

SAVE THE DATE FOR OUR ANNUAL SFLRLA SUMMER PICNIC!  

SFLRLA members will be getting together on July 25 2015, for our annual summer picnic at the Ceja Winery in Napa.

 Come for a relaxing day of sun, food, conversation, bocce ball, and wine tasting. Families are welcome!

As always, we’ll have shuttle service available – the bus will leave San Francisco at 10am and leave Ceja Winery to return to San Francisco at 5pm. 

 Information on getting tickets and reserving a seat on the bus coming soon!   See pics from past Ceja Winery picnic here!

 Hope to see you all in Napa!

cropped-SFLRLA-e1415767776758.gifHNBA/METLIF & SFLRLA NETWORKING AND MENTORSHIP RECEPTION

You are invited to the following event: HNBA/METLIFE & SFLRLA NETWORKING AND MENTORSHIP RECEPTION Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (PDT)

Carroll, Burdick & McDonough LLP
44 Montgomery Street
Suite 400
San Francisco, CA 94104View Map

Attend Event

Please join the Hispanic National Bar Association and San Francisco La Raza Lawyers Association for a Networking and Mentorship Reception generously sponsored by MetLife.

The program will pair Latino/a law students and new lawyers with attorney mentors to obtain guidance, career advice, and practical knowledge about the legal profession.

Lawyers and law students with existing mentoring relationships are also welcome to join us for networking, light fare, and drink on our outdoor patio overlooking Market Street in downtown San Francisco.

The event is free for attendees, but requires pre-registration. This event is part of the nationwide HNBA/MetLife Networking and Mentorship Program, which pairs lawyers from the HNBA and local affiliate bar organizations with Latino/a law students at law schools throughout the country. Since its inception, the Program has been launched in cities in the following states: California, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Texas, Georgia, Washington, Arizona, Louisiana, Colorado, Oregon, Massachusetts, New Mexico, Utah, and Illinois, with other states to follow. Underwritten by Carroll, Burdick & McDonough LLP

 

cropped-SFLRLA-e1415767776758.gifNOCHE DE GALA 2015

Click HERE for tickets.

Noche de Gala 2015 will take place on Thursday, March 19, 2015 at the InterContinental Hotel in San Francisco.  The evening will start at 6 p.m. with cocktails, followed by dinner at 7 p.m. and will conclude with music and dancing.

GET tickets HERE.

We would also like to THANK our SPONSORS: 

SPONSOR LEVEL         
Morrison Foerster Partners
Union Bank Associates
Farella Braun + Martel LLP Supporters
Perforce Supporters
McKool Smith Hennigan Supporters
Pillsbury Wintrop Shaw Pittman Supporters
Johnston Kinney & Zulaica Supporters
Consumers Union Supporters
Cooley LLP Friends
Littler Mendelson Friends
Keker Van Nest Friends
PG&E Friends
Foley & Mansfield LLP Friends
Latham & Watkins Friends
Association of Latino Marin Attorneys (ALMA) Friends
San Francisco Office of the Public Defender Friends

** To learn more about sponsorship opportunities or to become part of the planning committee, please contact SFLRLA at info@larazalawyers.org.

Get your 2015 Noche de Gala tickets here.

cropped-SFLRLA-e1415767776758.gifHNBA/METLIF & SFLRLA NETWORKING AND MENTORSHIP RECEPTION

You are invited to the following event: HNBA/METLIFE & SFLRLA NETWORKING AND MENTORSHIP RECEPTION Event to be held at the following time, date, and location:

Wednesday, April 8, 2015 from 5:30 PM to 7:30 PM (PDT)

Carroll, Burdick & McDonough LLP
44 Montgomery Street
Suite 400
San Francisco, CA 94104View Map

Attend Event

Please join the Hispanic National Bar Association and San Francisco La Raza Lawyers Association for a Networking and Mentorship Reception generously sponsored by MetLife.

The program will pair Latino/a law students and new lawyers with attorney mentors to obtain guidance, career advice, and practical knowledge about the legal profession.

Lawyers and law students with existing mentoring relationships are also welcome to join us for networking, light fare, and drink on our outdoor patio overlooking Market Street in downtown San Francisco.

The event is free for attendees, but requires pre-registration. This event is part of the nationwide HNBA/MetLife Networking and Mentorship Program, which pairs lawyers from the HNBA and local affiliate bar organizations with Latino/a law students at law schools throughout the country. Since its inception, the Program has been launched in cities in the following states: California, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Texas, Georgia, Washington, Arizona, Louisiana, Colorado, Oregon, Massachusetts, New Mexico, Utah, and Illinois, with other states to follow. Underwritten by Carroll, Burdick & McDonough LLP

 

 cropped-SFLRLA-e1415767776758.gif Public Interest Fellowship Applications — Due February 16, 2015

Below please find the following:
(1) San Francisco La Raza Lawyers Public Interest Law Fellowship Application for Summer 2015 (Application1) and (2) LGBT Public Interest Law Fellowship for Summer 2015 (Application2).
Please contact Laura Hurtado at laura.hurtado@gmail.com or Yesenia Santacruz at yesenia.santacruz.com with questions.

PAST EVENTS:

cropped-SFLRLA-e1415767776758.gifJudges’ Evening and Holiday Party 

San Francisco La Raza Lawyers Association’s annual Judges’ Evening and Holiday Party will be held Friday, December 12, 2014 from 5:30 P.M. to 9 P.M. at Antologia Vinoteca (515 Broadway Street) in San Francisco.
Please join us for cocktails, hors d ‘oeuvres and good cheer.
To R.S.V.P., please email Yesenia Santacruz  at yesenia.santacruz@gmail.com.
We hope you will be able to join us for this holiday tradition.

 

cropped-SFLRLA-e1415767776758.gifBoard of Directors Elections

 

Annual elections for elected positions on the Board of Directors will be held on December 3, 2014 at 6:00 p.m. at Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman, located at Four Embarcadero, 22nd Floor, San Francisco, CA.  Any member in good standing may nominate another member in good standing for any of the elected positions on the Board.  Members in good standing as of the fifteenth day prior to the date of the election, and present at the meeting, may vote.  Student and other Associate Members are not eligible to vote or hold office.

Elected positions are:

 

President
Vice President
VP of Finance
VP of Membership
VP of Communications
Newsletter Editor
Director at Large (5 positions)

 

If you are interested in nominating yourself or someone else to serve as a member of SFLRLA’s Board of Directors, please contact Yesenia Santacruz  at yesenia.santacruz@gmail.com.

with the name of the person(s) you are nominating and a brief bio.