About the Association

Founded April 16th 1997, Our purpose is to promote the common interest in the legal profession to advance the opportunities that exist for Latino Lawyers, judges, Law professors, and law students; and to confront issues being faced by the Latino Community.

Officers

President: Catalina Cruz, Esq.
1st Vice President: A. Camila Popin, Esq.
2nd Vice President: Laura Perez, Esq.
3rd Vice President: Diego Freire, Esq.
Secretary: Ricardo Rengifo
Treasurer: Gary F. Miret, Esq.

Board Members

Mariela Palomino Herring, Esq.
Thomas Oliva, Esq.
Damian Vargas, Esq.
Laura Outeda, Esq.
Emiliano Perez, Esq.

Advisory Board

Karina Alomar, Esq.
Hon. Steven W. Fisher (Deceased)
Hon. Reinaldo E. Rivera
Hon. Jaime A. Rios
Hon. Robert L. Nahman
Hon. Darrell L. Gavrin
Hon. Diccia T. Pineda-Kirwan
Hon. Suzanne J. Melendez
Hon. Joseph A. Zayas
Hon. Fernando Camacho
Hon. Leslie Purificacion
Hon. Gilbert Badillo
Hon. Gene Lopez
Hon. Carmen R. Velasquez – Past President
Steven J. Singer, Esq.
Salvador Cheda, Esq. – Past President (Deceased)
Richard M. Gutierrez, Esq. – Past President
Hector L. Santiago, Esq. – Past President
Lourdes M. Ventura, Esq. – Past President
Alexander Rosado, Esq. – Past President
Nestor H. Diaz, Esq. – Past President
Sandra M. Munoz, Esq. – Past President
Mercedes S. Cano, Esq. – Immediate Past President