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Dhara Waghela Sheth is a corporate associate in the Century City office of Sheppard Mullin, and is part of the firm’s healthcare team.  She received her MBA from UCLA’s Anderson School of Management, and JD from the UCLA School of Law, where she also served as President of the South Asian Law Student Association. Prior to law school, Dhara graduated with honors ...
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Meet Julie Ferguson, co-president-elect, and Shuchi Parikh, one of the three co-chairs of the Mentorship Program & Reception.   Julie Ferguson Patel is an associate attorney at The Upper Deck Company, where she focuses on sports and entertainment licensing for product development and advises on marketing initiatives. Prior to joining Upper Deck, Julie represented Fortune 500 builders, developers and general contractors ...
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Riverside Federal Public Defender  MORE INFO+ Santa Ana Federal Public Defender  MORE INFO+ 2022-23 UCLA Law Director of Externship and Field Placement Programs   MORE INFO+
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SABA SC would like to award a scholarship of $1,500 to a local South Asian law student. Please spread the word – applications (link to scholarship application) are due on or before September 30, as we would like to award the scholarship at the Mentorship Reception on October 11. Please return the completed applications to Avni Mehta at amehta@sidley.com. SABA-SC Scholarship ...
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Meet Shilpa Anand, one of the three co-chairs of the Mentorship Program & Reception, and Shuchee Shah, our Treasurer. Shilpa Anand is a trial attorney at Castelblanco Law Group, in Studio City, California, where she champions tenants’ rights, through litigation focused on slum-housing and habitability cases. Ms. Anand received her J.D at Southwestern Law School, and completed her undergraduate education ...
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Nixon Peabody is growing and hiring! Legal intern and Real Estate Associate positions open. Legal Intern - Entertainment (Los Angeles)  MORE INFO+ Real Estate Associate (Los Angeles, San Francisco)  MORE INFO+ Sklar Kirsh LLP is hiring a junior to mid-level litigation attorney.  JOB DESCRIPTION+ Riverside County is hiring Deputy District Attorneys! Deputy District Attorney I & II   MORE INFO+   APPLY+ ...
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SABA-SC was proud to provide a $5,000 fellowship for Archanaa Lingan, a rising 3L at NYU, to work at the Inner City Law Center this past summer. Archanaa completed her Bachelor’s degree in SoCal, and intends to return here after school. At ICLC, she worked on a variety of efforts toward preventing and ending homelessness. Plans are in the works for ...
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On May 5, 2022, our new Board of Directors was sworn in for the 2022-2023 year. Two of our new members include Suneeta Israni and Avni Mehta, who recently relocated from New York. Suneeta Israni is a criminal prosecutor for the city of Los Angeles. She specializes in family violence cases (stalking, domestic violence, child abuse, elder abuse, etc.). She ...
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CHIRLA, the Coalition for Humane Immigrant Rights is looking for a contracts counsel focusing on reviewing contracts and administrative procedures.  The role is akin to in-house counsel in the corporate context, but for a specific project in a nonprofit organization. Please contact Kathy Khommarath (kathyk@chirla.org) for more information. Securities & Exchange Commission is looking for a Supervisory General Attorney (Location: Washington, DC). (Deadline ...
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SABA-SC Seventeenth Annual Public Interest Dinner & Installation finally took place on May 5, 2022 – after a two-year delay because of the Covid-19 pandemic. It was amazing to see everyone, enjoy great food together, and be inspired by the spirit of mentorship in the room. SABA-SC presented the following awards that night: Judicial Appreciation Award to the Honorable Neetu S. ...
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