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The San Francisco La Raza Lawyers Association (SFLRLA) provides attorneys with a number of opportunities to network, engage in advocacy, and give back to their communities.
Fostering Solidarity in the Latina Lawyers’ Community
On Wednesday September 11th, the Latina Committee will be hosting a roundtable luncheon to from 12:00pm -1:00pm. The discussion will focus on how to strengthen networks within the Latina lawyer community. Lunch will be provided. Please RSVP to Cynthia Castillo at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you are interested in helping plan future Latina Committee events, please contact Cynthia Castillo, email@example.com.
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 5
SF La Raza Board member Aurelio Perez will be honored at the Barristers Club 11th Annual Diversity Reception. He is being recognized for their efforts to increase awareness of diversity issues in the Bay Area Legal Community. This is a free event for all attorneys, judges, law students, and BASF members.
The groups reach out to SFLRLA because they are wanting to hire or work with diverse candidates! Learn about recent openings below, and for all openings…
Google is looking to hire qualified attorneys in a wide range of positions, so find the right job for you and apply today! Tackle the most important challenges of the information age, like working with product and engineering teams to understand the local implications of their work. From contract negotiations to user experience, you'll create innovative solutions to complex business issues. Legal and policy teams are a vital part of Google’s success, shaping the future of internet policy and law.
Corporate Counsel, Commercial
Wonolo is growing fast and is looking to hire its second attorney.
Our ideal candidate is a good person who is also committed to doing good work. Do you know your way around commercial contracts and compliance challenges? Are you excited by the opportunity to shape the legal function at a start-up and meaningfully impact strategy? Are you exhilarated by the opportunity to confront and address a broad scope of legal issues including corporate, privacy, data security, and IP? Are you looking for a high growth opportunity at a mission-driven company? Are you excited about helping connect millions of people with more flexible opportunities?
Then join the Wonolo team today!
Senior Payments Counsel
This role involves working closely with business partners across the country to provide practical and commercially focused legal advice and support. Your role will require a high degree of self-sufficiency, organizational skills, pro-activity and an ability to enjoy a quick-paced and busy environment. For questions, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Senior Counsel, Payments (Regulatory)
This role involves working closely with business, compliance, product, and legal partners to advise on financial services regulation to support our payments platform. Your role will require a high degree of self-sufficiency, organizational skills, pro-activity and an ability to enjoy a quick-paced and busy environment. We’re looking for a highly adaptable and collaborative person who can handle ambiguity and rapidly shifting priorities with flexibility, patience, and poise.
For questions, email email@example.com
Noche Sponsors and Venders! Please support these law firms and businesses
Supporters: Google, Farella Braun + Martel, Garcia Gonzalez Fund, Cooley, Morrison & Foerster, Johnston, Kinney & Zulaica LLP, Lieff Cabraser, Merrill Lynch (with support from Oscar Robles and Fernando Carrillo), Kazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood, Kazan McClain Partners’ Foundation, Frank Fernandez & Carmen Flores, Skadden, Mallison & Martinez, Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass LLP (and Fred Alvarez), Visa, Venable LLP, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati Foundation, Fenwick & West, Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP, Foley & Lardner LLP, Bank of San Francisco, San Francisco Public Defender's Office, Garcia Hernández Sawhney, LLP, Keker, Van Nest & Peters LLP, Escatel Tax Law, Argumed Garzon Law Group, Kilpatrick Townsend & Stockton LLP, Hanson Bridgett LLP, and Reichman Jorgensen LLP
This year's honorees include William R. Tamayo, Beatriz Mejia, and Sergio Garcia! The night will also include music from The Coolerators. The reception from 6pm-7pm is sponsored by Google, and open to all!
The Coolerators are made up of those legal legends: Bill Tamayo on the keyboard and accordion, Elizabeth Cabraser on drums, Hon. David Chiu on violin, Bill Hing on bass, Judge Brad Seligman on guitar and harmonica, Bob Hirsch on guitar with Eva Paterson, Paula Collins, and Cheryl Stevens on vocals.