Endorsements for Victor Marquez, Candidate for HNBA Vice President of External Affairs

The Following Affiliate Organizations have Endorsed Victor for VP of External Affairs:

The Hispanic Bar Association of Washington D.C.
The Puerto Rican Bar Association of New York (PRBA)
San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association
San Francisco La Raza Lawyers Association

The following Individuals (partial list)  have Endorsed Victor:

Founding Members of the HNBA

  • Mario G. Obledo – HNBA Founding President; Co-Founder and Former General Counsel of MALDEF; Former Harvard Law School Professor
  • Cruz Reynoso – HNBA Founding Member, Former Cal Supreme Court Justice; U.C. Davis Law Professor

National Leaders

  • John Trasvina – Former MALDEF CEO and General Counsel;

Former HNBA President, Officers and Regional Presidents

  • Mario G. Obledo, First National President, HNBA
  • Nelson Castillo, Former National President, HNBA
  • Juanita Hernandez, Former HNBA VP of Programs
  • Yvette Valdez, New York Regional Deputy President, HNBA Deputy Regional President
  • Dan Mateo, Partner at Reed Smith and Former HNBA Chair of Personnel Committee; Former HNBA Regional President; LGBT Section Co-Founder
  • Sergio Garcia, Partner at Reed Smith and Chair of the HNBA Business Law Section Chair and Former Regional President
  • Susana Gonzales, Deputy U.S. Attorney
  • Jude Cisneros,In House Counsel at Wal-Mart Legal, HNBA Deputy Regional President
  • Carmen M. Segarra, Former Regional President, Region II, New York
  • Natacha Cabrajal, Deputy Regional President, Region II, New York; Co-chair, 2008 Moot Court Competition

Affiliate Bar Leaders

  • Mercedes Moreno – Retired, former Deputy District Attorney, former President of S.F. La Raza Lawyers Association, Maldefian
  • Richard Lorenzo, Former Regional President, Florida Region; Co-Chair of 2009 Mid Year Conference in Miami
  • Edward Torpoco – In House Counsel at EBay, Former President, S.F. La Raza Lawyers Association
  • Oliver Gutierrez – Family Law Attorney, Former President, S. F. La Raza Lawyers Association
  • Chris Arriola – Former President Santa Clara Bar Association

Member & Leaders At Large

  • Javier E. Vargas, Esq. -PRBA Vice President
  • Alicia Gamez – Tax Attorney
  • Xochitl Carrion – Attorney
  • Julio Ramos – Former College Trustee
  • Frank Fernandez – Partner, Kazan McLain, et al.
  • Robert Retana – Superior Court Staff Attorney
  • Martha Melendez – California Insurance Department Staff Attorney
  • Fernando Bohoquez, Jr., Partner, Baker Hosteter
  • Adrienne Valencia Garcia, Counsel IBM Corporation, Northeast Region
  • Robert Maldonado – New York Region Bar Leader; LGBT Section Leader
  • Brian Castro, Attorney, Washington, D.C.
  • Al Borvice – Lifetime HNBA Member
  • Jose Ortiz – President of Dallas Hispanic Bar Association; Former HNBA VP of Regions
  • Baltazar Baca – Lifetime HNBA Member

Former HNBA Law Student Division Leaders and now Attorneys

  • Josue R. Fuentes, Esq., Assistant District Attorney and Immediate Past National President of the Law Student Division
  • Sandra Ambrocio, Attorney, Former Officer of Law Student Division

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