San Francisco La Raza Lawyers

Noche de Gala Sponsors 2019

Noche de Gala 2019 Supporters and Sponsors

Noche de Gala 2019

On April 4, 2019, we had an incredibly successful Noche de Gala! Thank you so much to our sponsors of Noche de Gala and all of our guest!

Noche de Gala 2019 honorees: Bill Tamayo, Beatriz Mejia, and Sergio Garcia

Noche de Gala 2019 honorees: Bill Tamayo, Beatriz Mejia, and Sergio Garcia

A special thank you to our musical guest The Coolerators (Bill Tamayo, Elizabeth Cabraser, Judy Graboyes, Hon. Brad Seligman, Eva Paterson, Paula Collins, Cheryl Stevens, and Robert Hirsch) and this year’s honorees!

San Francisco La Raza would like to thank your sponsors for their generosity.

Please consider our supporters next time you are looking for a new job or need legal representation.


Platinum Sponsor

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Gold Sponsor

Listed in alphabetical order: CooleyFarella Braun + Martel, Garcia Gonzalez Fund, Johnston, Kinney & Zulaica LLPKazan, McClain, Satterley & Greenwood (with Kazan McClain Partners’ Foundation, Francis Fernandez & Carmen Flores) Lieff CabraserMallison & Martinez, Merrill Lynch (with support from Oscar Robles and Fernando Carrillo), Morrison & Foerster


Farella Braun + Martel is a leading Northern California law firm representing corporate and private clients in sophisticated business transactions and complex commercial, civil and criminal litigation. Clients seek our imaginative legal solutions and the dynamism and intellectual creativity of our lawyers. Farella’s commitment to supporting the industries of Northern California and our entrepreneurial responsiveness to the regional demands, have driven our growth and evolution. 


Morrison & Foerster is a firm of exceptional credentials. Their name is synonymous with a commitment to client service that informs everything that we do. They are recognized throughout the world as a leader in providing cutting-edge legal advice on matters that are redefining practices and industries.


At Johnston, Kinney & Zulaica LLP, they believe that competent, dependable trust and estate representation requires expertise in estate planning, trust administration, probate, and the formation of business entities.


Clients partner with Cooley on transformative deals, complex IP and regulatory matters, and high-stakes litigation, where innovation meets the law. 

Cooley has 1,000+ lawyers across 14 offices in the United States, China and Europe.


With 22 offices, more than 1,700 attorneys and 50-plus practice areas, Skadden advises businesses, financial institutions and governmental entities around the world on their most complex, high-profile matters, providing the guidance they need to compete in today’s business environment.


Merrill is a Wealth Management group that has the financial advisors and expertise to help achieve people’s goals at any stage of their life or career. This sponsorship is because of the support of Oscar Robles and Fernando Carrillo.


Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP is a ninety-plus attorney law firm with offices in San Francisco, New York, and Nashville. It is among the largest law firms in the United States that only represent plaintiffs.

It is driven by a strong and principled sense of social responsibility. It is committed to achieving justice for investors, consumers, employees, patients, and business owners; promoting safer products and fair competition; protecting our environment; assisting individuals blow the whistle on fraud; safeguarding the rights of patent and copyright holders; ensuring our right to privacy is preserved; and upholding the civil rights of citizens worldwide.


Kazan Law has represented thousands of people suffering from asbestos related illnesses, particularly mesothelioma. Among our principals are pioneers in asbestos litigation­ — the most experienced mesothelioma lawyers in California. They have unparalleled expertise in asbestos bankruptcy reorganizations and asbestos bankruptcy funds.

Kazan Law employs a staff of more than 80, including 25 attorneys and a team of paralegals and professional investigators. They specialize in complex litigation involving catastrophic professional liability and personal injury.

This sponsorship was made in support by the Kazan McClain Partners’ Foundation, and Francis Fernandez & Carmen Flores.


Mallison & Martinez is a Class Action and Employment law firm that litigates on behalf of employees. They represent clients on a contingent fee basis so that employees and consumers can afford the best representation available without worries about costs. Litigation against janitorial companies, restaurants, construction companies, landscape companies, large growers, manufacturers and auto dealerships, to name a few. Mallison & Martinez also litigates sexual harassment, race and age discrimination, as well as wrongful termination cases.


Garcia Gonzalez Fund is a foundation by Sergio Garcia and Amelia






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