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LSFN Public Interest Law 
Bar Fellowship

Supporting Tomorrow's Lawyers Today

The LSFN Public Interest Law Bar Fellowship was designed in the midst of the 2020 coronavirus pandemic to address the needs of Bay Area Legal Services Organizations by connecting them to recent graduates of Bay Area Law Schools who are faced with a delay in their ability to take the California Bar Exam.

2024 Applications

- 2024 Important Dates - 

April 4th, 3pm - 2024 Fellowship Information Session
April 5th, 9am - 2024 Applications Open
April 8th - Rolling Matching Process Begins
April 26th, 5pm -2024 Applications Close

On a Video Call

  On April 4, 2024 LSFN staff and 2024 Mentors presented an informational session to discuss the 2024 Fellowship and answer questions for those interested.

To learn more about the Fellowship, you can watch the 2024 Information Session or view the presentation, via the links below:

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  On June 8th, 2023 LSFN staff presented an informational session for 2023 LSO Hosts to share information regarding the 2023 Fellowship and answer any residual questions

To learn more about hosting a LSFN Fellow, you can watch a recording of the meeting via the link below:

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The 2023 cohort of Fellows completed their Fellowship in December 2023, collectively contributing more than 14,500 hours of legal services for communities in the Bay Area. 

 

In February 2024, the LSFN hosted a virtual Stakeholder Briefing to disseminate key insights from the Fellowship's forth year and allow Fellows to share their experiences.

To learn more, you can watch the Stakeholder Briefing or view the presentation, via the links below:

2023 Fellows
Virtual Team Meeting

MEET
THE
FELLOWS

2023 LSFN Public Interest Law

Bar Fellows

Alexis Ballinger

UC Law, SF

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Communities United for Restorative Youth Justice

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Andrew Khan

McGeorge School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Elevate Community

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Arnold Esqueda

GGU, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Centro Legal de la Raza

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Becca Holt

Berkeley Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Oasis Legal Services

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Cal Jensen

GGU, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Jewish Family and Children's Services

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Gabby Birog

Berkeley Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Disability Rights CA

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Gwendolyn West

GGU, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

For the People

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Josephine Velazquez

Santa Clara University School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Kids In Need of Defense

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Kirkman Ridd

USF School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Immigrant Legal Resource Center

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Maddie Raiche

USF, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Bay Area Legal Aid

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Monique Adams

GGU, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Family Volence Law Center

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Nicole Ortega

UC Law, SF

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Law Foundation of Silicon Valley

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Slater Stanley

USF, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

LGBT Asylum Project

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Sophia Lennox

USF, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Jewish Family and Children's Services

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Vanessa Carreno Alvarez

USF, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Legal Aid of Sonoma County

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Alysyn Martinez

UC Law, SF

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

CLESPA

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Antonio Gualco

Monterey College of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Senior Legal Services

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Aurash Gomroki

UC Law, SF

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Legal Link

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Breanna Pogue

USF, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Social Justice Collaborative

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Carly Tomaine

GGU, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Cooperative Restraining Order Clinic

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Gabrielle Sullera

USF, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Start Small Think Big

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Jennifer Gomez

GGU, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

All for the Family Legal Clinic, Inc.

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Kimberly Mata

GGU, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Open Door Legal

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Kodie McGinley

GGU, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Legal Access Alameda

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Marlene Lara

GGU, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Open Door Legal

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Neha Malik

UC Davis, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Canal Alliance

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Sarah Chen Small

UC Davis, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Communities for a Better Environment

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Sonia Bakshi

GGU, School of Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Justice At Last

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Sylvia Vizcardo Sanchez

Santa Clara Law

Class of 2023

Hosted by:

Step Forward Foundation

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