Category Archives: About Us

Gloria Chun Named JDC’s Pro Bono Legal Services Director

The Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) recently announced that JDC Pro Bono Manager/Supervising Attorney Gloria Chun was promoted to its Director/Managing Attorney of Pro Bono Legal Services. She succeeds Mairi…

Career Fair Draws More Than 300 Diverse Law School Students

The 13th annual Bay Area Diversity Career Fair was held Saturday, July 29 with over 60 employers interviewing 325 students for a total of over 1,100 scheduled interviews.  The full day…

Increase Your Referral Network through Lawyer Referral and Information Service Membership

By Emmy Pasternak, LRIS Outreach and Case Development Manager In its 70-plus year history, The Bar Association of San Francisco’s Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) has provided attorneys with…

Staff Spotlight: Javier Bastidas

Meet Javier A. Bastidas, Supervising Attorney of the Justice & Diversity Center’s Sargent Shriver Custody Project. Javier has worked in this role at JDC since June 2011. He previously worked…

Staff Spotlight: Katey Wade

Meet Katey Wade, a Social Services Advocate with the Homeless Advocacy Project (HAP). Katey has been at HAP for six years in August! She started as a Lutheran Volunteer and,…

Staff Spotlight: Alvaro Carvajal

Meet Alvaro Carvajal, he has been the School-To-College (STC) Coordinator for the Justice & Diversity Center for three years. He works with low-income and first generation high school students at…

Staff Spotlight: Danielle Doleman

Meet Danielle Doleman, Development Coordinator for the Justice & Diversity Center. Danielle has been with JDC since September 2016. She works with donors and helps coordinate campaigns that raise funds…

Staff Spotlight: Kelly Cohen

Meet Kelly Cohen, BASF’s Administrative Assistant in the CLE Department Kelly has been at BASF for three years and supports the marketing of all events including email marketing, posting events…