Peter Reyes – Endorsements

ENDORSEMENT LIST

For

Peter M. Reyes, Jr.

As of June 27th, 2011

ENDORSEMENTS OF MY CANDIDACY

As of June 27th, I have already earned the trust and support of 125 HNBA members nationwide, including: 10 past HNBA National Presidents; 14 current and former HNBA Latina Commissioners; 14 out of the 17 Regional Presidents publicly endorsing; over 30 members of the HNBA Board of Governors; 11 past MHBA Presidents, and numerous other prominent HNBA members.  In addition, I have received the endorsement of 10 HNBA Affiliates throughout the country.  I ask for your support and vote as well.


PAST HNBA NATIONAL PRESIDENTS

1. The Honorable Lorenzo Arredondo, Past HNBA President, 1982-1983, Founding Member of the HNBA, Recipient of the HNBA Lincoln-Juarez Award, The HNBA LEF Board Member; Crown Point, IN

2. Dolores Atencio, Past HNBA President, 1991-1992; 2009-2010 HNBA Latina Commissioner Co-Chair, 2010-2011 Commissioner,  Partner, Garcia Calderon Ruiz, LLP; Denver, CO

3. Carlos Ortiz, Past HNBA President, 1992-1993; General Counsel, Goya Foods; Secaucus, NJ

4. Mary Hernandez, Past HNBA President, 1994-1995; 2010 HNBA Latina Commissioner, Partner, Garcia Calderon Ruiz LLP; San Francisco, CA

5. José Gaitán, Past HNBA President, 1995-1996; Seattle, WA

6. Hugo Chaviano, Past HNBA President, 1997-1998; Partner, Sanchez Daniels &  Hoffman, LLP; Chicago, IL

7. Mark Gallegos, Past HNBA President, 1988-1989; The HNBA LEF Board Member; Miami, FL

8. Lillian Apodaca, Past HNBA President, 1998-1999; 2009-2010, 2010-2011 HNBA Latina Commissioner, member, Bingham, Hurst & Apodaca, P.C.; Albuquerque, NM

9. Angel Gomez, Past HNBA President, 2001-2002, AG Gomez Consulting, LLC, Chicago, IL

10. Román Hernández, Past HNBA President, 2009-2010; Partner, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, Portland, OR

HNBA COMMISSION ON THE STATUS OF LATINAS IN THE PROFESSION
2009-2011

11. Veronica Arechederra-Hall, HNBA Commissioner 2009-2010; HNBA Representative for the Latino Bar Association of Las Vegas; Partner, Jackson, Lewis LLP; Las Vegas, NV

12. Claudine Martinez, HNBA Commissioner 2009-2010; 2010-2011 HNBA National VP of External Affairs; CEO MCT Technologies, LLC; Albuquerque, NM

13. Teresita Chavez-Pedrosa, HNBA Commissioner 2009-2010, HNBA Regional President for Region VIII, Miami, FL

14. Rosa M. Gonzalez, HNBA Commissioner, 2009-2010, 2010-2011MABA Texas President, 2006-2007, Law Office of Rosa Maria Gonzalez, San Antonio, TX

15. Adrienne Dominguez, HNBA Commissioner 2009-2010, 2010-2011; Counsel, Thompson & Knight, LLP; Dallas, TX

16. Karen Sales-Morales, HNBA Commissioner 2010-2011, HNBA Deputy Regional President for Region VIII, Miami, FL

17. Carrie Ricci, HNBA Commissioner 2009-2010, 2010-2011; Assistant General Counsel at Department of Defense, U.S. Army Dept. of Defense; Fairfax, VA

18. Eneida Roman, HNBA Commissioner 2009-2010, 2010-2011, Roman Law Offices, Boston, MA

19. Josefina Fernandez McEvoy, HNBA Latina Commissioner Co-Chair, 2009-2010, 2010-2011, NJ Capital Advisors, LLC, Los Angeles, CA

20. Mercedes Sellek, HNBA Commissioner 2010-2011, Miami, FL

21. Ciarelle “CJ” Valdez, HNBA Commissioner 2009-2010; LBAW Past President, Bellevue, WA

HNBA BOARD OF GOVERNORS

22. Jorge Barcelo, HNBA National Treasurer; Manager, Deloitte Financial Advisory Services; Walnut, CA

23. Ricardo Aponte-Parsi, HNBA National Vice President, Regions & Affiliates; Chair, 32nd Annual Convention; Law Office of Ricardo Aponte-Parsi; San Juan, PR

24. Honorable Francisca Cota, HNBA Judicial Council Co-Liasion; Phoenix, AZ

25. Roberta Limongui-Ruiz, HNBA President Region I (CT, ME, MA, NH, RI, VT), Boston, MA

26. Miguel Pozo, HNBA President Region III (NJ), Newark, NJ

27. Ed Lanza, HNBA President Region IV (DE,PA), Harrisburg, PA

28. Hannah Breshin-Otero, HNBA President Region V (DC, MD, VA, WV), Washington, D.C.

29. Leticia Padilla-Morales, HNBA President Region VI (NC, SC), Charlotte, NC

30. Rolando Bascumbe, HNBA President Region VII (AL, GA, MS), Atlanta, GA

31. Frank Santilli, HNBA President Region IX (IL, IN, MI, WI), Santilli Law Group, Chicago, IL

32. Leonardo Castro, HNBA President Region XI (IA, MN, NO, ND, DC), St. Paul, MN

33. David Maldonado, HNBA President Region XII (AR, LA, OK, TX), Dallas, TX

34. Meshach Rhoades, HNBA President Region XIII (CO, KS, NE, WY), Past President, Colorado Hispanic Bar Association (HNBA Affiliate), Denver, CO

35. Christina Vigil, HNBA President Region XV (NM, UT), Albuquerque, NM

36. Jesse Valdez, HNBA President Region XVI (AK, ID, MT, OR, WA), Bellevue, WA

37. Richard Graffam, HNBA President Region XIX (PR and the U.S. Virgin Islands), San Juan, PR

38. Rafael Zahralddin-Aravena, HNBA Representative for the Delaware Hispanic Bar Association; Past HNBA President Region IV, Wilmington, DE

39. Erik Rodriguez, HNBA Representative for the Georgia Hispanic Bar Association, Atlanta, GA

40. Johnny Garza, HNBA Representative for the Hispanic Bar Association of Houston, Houston, TX

41. Javier Garcia, HNBA Representative for the Latino/a Bar Association of Washington, Washington

42. Joe Matta, HNBA Representative for the Mexican-American Bar Association of Houston, Houston, TX

43. Jerry Alcazar, HNBA Representative for the Minnesota Hispanic Bar Association (MHBA); MHBA President, Minnesota

44. Antonia Roybal-Mack, HNBA Representative for the New Mexico Hispanic Bar Association, New Mexico

45. Pedro Torres-Diaz, HNBA Representative for the Puerto Rican Bar of Florida, Florida

46. Kevin Diaz, HNBA Representative for the Oregon Hispanic Bar Association, Oregon

DEPUTY REGIONAL PRESIDENTS

47. Tom Warnock, HNBA Deputy President Region IV (DE, PA), Wilmington, DE

48. Daniel Santos, HNBA Deputy Regional President Region V (DC, MD, VA, WV), Washington, D.C.

49. Dara Fernández-Pérez, HNBA Deputy Regional President Region VII (AL, GA, MS), Birmingham, AL

50. Jackie Ruiz, HNBA Deputy Regional President Region IX; Past HNBA National VP of Membership (IL, IN, MI, WI)

51. Melisa Lopez-Franzen, Deputy Regional President Region XI; HNBA Young Lawyers Division Representative 2009-2010, Past President MHBA (HNBA Affiliate); Senior Specialist, Target; MN

52. Krista Krahn, Deputy Regional President Region XI; (MN)

53. Roxie Rawls De-Santiago, Deputy Regional President Region XV (NM, UT), Albuquerque, NM

54. Chuck Garcia, Deputy Regional President Region XV (NM, UT), Chair, 34th Annual Convention, Albuquerque, NM

HNBA PERSONAL ENDORSEMENTS

55. The Honorable Lupe Salinas, Chair, HNBA Civil Rights Section; Recipient of the Ohtli Award; Professor of Law, Texas Southern University, Thurgood Marshall School of Law, TX

56. The Honorable Catherine Torres-Stahl, Past HNBA Judicial Council Co-Liasion; Recipient, HNBA Latina Judge of the Year Award (2011), TX

57. The Honorable Charles Z. Smith, Recipient, HNBA Lifetime Achievement Award (2011), WA

58. Uvaldo Herrera, Founder of the HNBA Moot Court Competition; Past HNBA General Counsel, IL

59. Adelita DeHerrera, Young Lawyers Division Representative, Denver, CO

60. Clyde J. “Butch” Tate, Washington, D.C.

61. Carlos Calderon, Washington, D.C.

62. Alberto Mora, Recipient of the Profiles in Courage Award; General Counsel, Vice President and Secretary, Mars, Inc., Mclean, VA

62. Antonio Arocho, past HNBA Executive Director, Arocho Law Office, Washington, D.C.

63. Suzette Recinos, Co-Chair, HNBA International Business Law Section, Pitney Bowes, CT

64. Alejandro Menchaca, Chair, HNBA IP Section; Past Deputy President Region IX, Chicago, IL

65. Lester F. Aponte, Past HNBA LGBT Section Chair; Past HNBA Regional President; Bate, Peterson, Deacon, Zinn & Young LLP, Los Angeles, CA

66. Salomon Chiquiar-Rabinovich, Past HNBA Regional President; Co-Chair, HNBA Iberoamerican Congress (Mexico City2008); Past Co-Chair, HNBA International Business Law Section, Regional EE Specialist, U.S. Census Bureau, Boston, MA

67. Lorenzo Trujillo, Past HNBA General Counsel; Sherman & Howard; Denver, CO

68. Christina Guerola-Sarchio, Past Co-Chair Legislative Day; Past HNBA National VP of External Affairs; Past President of the Hispanic Bar Association of D.C.; Partner, Patton Boggs, Washington, D.C.

69. Andres W. Lopez, Commissioner, National Museum of the American Latino; The Law Office of Andres W. Lopez P.S.C.; San Juan, PR

70. Ruben C. DeLeon, past HNBA General Counsel, 3 ½ years, Chair of two Moot Court Competitions, Mid-Year Conference Chair, HNBA Executive Committee Member, 10+ years, Dallas, TX

71. Gilberto Sanchez, Past President, Tampa Bay Hispanic Bar Association (HNBA Affiliate), Sanchez Law Offices, P.A., Tampa, FL

72. Yuri Calderón, Past HNBA Treasurer, San Diego, CA

73. Joaquin Hernandez, Past Regional President, Associate, Schwabe, Williamson & Wyatt, Seattle, WA

74. Awilda Marquez, Past HNBA Regional President for Region XIII, Past President of Colorado Hispanic Bar Association (HNBA Affiliate), Past Deputy Regional President for Region V, Denver, CO

75. Richard Martinez, HNBA 35th Annual Convention Planning Committee Member, Partner, Robins, Kaplan, Miller & Ciresi, MN

76. Omar Vargas, Secretary, The HNBA LEF; PepsiCo Director, Global Policy & Government Affairs, Washington, D.C.

77. Hada de Varona Houlsee, Past HNBA President Region VI (NC, SC), Winston-Salem, NC

78. Edwin Reyes, Secretary, Puerto Rican Bar Association of Illinois (HNBA Affiliate), Briskman, Briksman, Greenberg, IL

79. Alberto Mora, General Counsel, Vice-President, and Secretary, Mars, Inc.; McLean, VA

80. René Hernández, General Counsel and Senior VP, Travelers of Florida, Tampa, FL

81. Henry Chajet, Partner, Patton Boggs LLP, Washington, DC

82. The Honorable George W. Perez, Past MHBA President (HNBA Affiliate), Chief Judge, Minnesota Tax Court, MN

83. Jerry Gonzalez, Managing Partner, Gonzalez, Saggio & Harlan LLP, Milwaukee, WI

84. Hector G. Gallegos, Partner & Head of Los Angeles Litigation Dept., Morrison & Foerster, Los Angeles, CA

85. Prof. Tom I. Romero, II, Chair, HNBA 35th Annual Convention CLE Program, Sturm College of Law University of Denver, Denver, CO

86. Betty Lugo, Past Regional President, Region I, Partner, Pacheco Lugo, PLLC, New York City, NY

87. John Arrastia, Partner, Arrastia & Capote LLP, Miami, FL

88. Adonis Alfonso Neblett, HNBA 35th Annual Convention Planning Committee Member, Fredrikson & Byron, MN

89. Ann Anaya, 35th Annual Convention Planning Committee Member, Assistant County Attorney, Ramsey County, MN

90. Greg Madera, HNBA 35th Annual Convention Planning Committee Member, Partner, Fish & Richardson, Boston, MA

91. Bettina Guevara, Past President HNBA Law Student Division President; Past President Maryland Hispanic Bar Association (HNBA Affiliate); Miles & Stockbridge P.C., Baltimore, MD

92. Juan Basombrio, Partner, Dorsey & Whitney, Irvine, CA

93. Jim Rowader, Vice President, General Counsel Employee and Labor Relations, Target Corporation, MN

94. Marie Masson, Partner, Quintairos, Prieto, Wood & Boyer, P.A., Miami, FL

95. James Botana, Partner, Jackson Lewis, Botana, Chicago, IL

96. Marianela Peralta, Senior Counsel, Hilton Worldwide, McLean, VA

97. Carlos González, González Law, Atlanta GA

98. Michele Vargas, Carlton Fields, P.A., Miami, FL

99. Dan Guerreo, HNBA 35th Annual Convention Planning Committee Member, Partner, Meshbesher & Spence, MN

100. Niza Motola, HNBA Top Lawyers Under 40 Program 2010 Recipient, Special Counsel, Littler Mendelson, P.C. Miami, FL

101. Orlando Lopez, Partner, Burns & Levinson LLP, Boston, MA

102. Joe Nuñez, Senior Group Counsel, Target Corporation, MN

103. Regina Rodriguez, Partner, Faegre & Benson, Denver, CO

104. Professor Daniel Sokol, University of Florida Levin College of Law, Gainesville, FL

105. Tamara Caban-Ramirez, HNBA 35th Annual Convention Planning Committee Member, Caban-Ramirez Law Firm, LLC, MN

106. Monica Torres-Linares, Past President Hispanic Lawyers Association of Illinois (HNBA Affiliate), Attorney, The Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago, IL

107. Antonio Roybal-Mack, President New Mexico Hispanic Bar Association, Albuquerque, NM

108. Francisco Castro, McAndrews Held & Mallow, Ltd., Chicago, IL

109. Mara Garcia Kaplan, Past MHBA President (HNBA Affiliate); HNBA Representative to the Instituto de Mexicanos en el Exterior (2009-2010); Target,MN

110. Luz Maria Frias, Past MHBA President and Founding Member of the MHBA (HNBA Affiliate), Chair, HNBA Youth Symposium (2011), Director, Human Rights and Equal Economic Opportunty City of St. Paul, MN

111. José Jimenez, Past MHBA President (HNBA Affiliate), HNBA 35th Annual Convention Planning Committee Member; Jimenez Law Firm, Ltd. MN

112. Nelson Peralta, Past MHBA President (HNBA Affiliate); HNBA 35th Annual Convention Planning Committee Member; Peralta & Peralta, MN

113. Carolina Lamas, Past MHBA President (HNBA Affiliate); HNBA 35th Annual Convention Planning Committee Member; Executive Director. Neighborhood Justice Center, Inc., MN

114. Lymari Santana, Past MHBA President (HNBA Affiliate); HNBA 35th Annual Convention Planning Committee Member; Mack & Santana Law Firm, MN

115. Louis Lambert, HNBA 35th Annual Convention Planning Committee Member, Assistant General Counsel, General Mills, MN

116. Eugenio J. Torres-Oyola, Hato Rey, PR.

117. Rodolfo Parga, Jr., Managing Shareholder, Ryley Carlock & Applewhite, Phoenix, AZ

118. Edgar Carranza, Partner, Backus, Carranza & Burden, Las Vegas, NV

119. The Honorable Manuel Guerrero, Past MHBA President and Founding Member of the MHBA (HNBA Affiliate), MN

120. Jorge Saavedra F., Past MHBA President (HNBA Affiliate), Saavedra Law Firm, PLLC, MN

121. Juan Hoyos, Past MHBA President (HNBA Affiliate), Assistant Ramsey County Attorney, MN

122. Judy Parker, Board of Directors of OHBA (HNBA Affiliate), OR

123. Jennifer A. Trusso, Sheppard Mullin, Costa Mesa, CA

124. Daniel Guadalupe, HNBA Convention Chair, 1992; HNBA General Counsel 1992-1994; HBA-NJ President 1991-1992; HBF-NJ President, 1997-2000; Norris McLaughlin &  Marcus, P.A., NJ

125. Jaime Tarinji, Jr., HNBA 36th Annual Convention; Attorney, Office of the General Counsel for the FTC, Washington, D.C.

126. Celeste Villarreal, Mexican-American Bar Association of Texas Legislative Affairs Director, Austin, TX

HNBA AFFILIATES

127. San Diego La Raza Lawyers Association, CA

128. New Jersey Hispanic Bar Association (NJ HBA),  NJ

129. Latina/o Bar Association of Washington (LBAW), WA

130. Massachusetts Association of Hispanic Attorneys (MAHA), MA

131. Minnesota Hispanic Bar Association (MHBA), MN

132. National Hispanic Prosecutors Association (NHPA)

133. New Mexico Hispanic Bar Association (NMHBA), NM

134. Hispanic Bar Association of the District of Columbia (HBA-DC), D.C.

135. Oregon Hispanic Bar Association (OHBA), OR

136. Mexican-American Bar Association of Houston, Houston, TX

Updated as of June 27, 2011