Admitted: 1985, California and U.S. District Court, Northern and Central Districts of California
Law School: Boalt Hall School of Law, University of California at Berkeley, J.D.
Member: Stanislaus County Bar Association; State Bar of California (Chairman, Legal Services and Social Events Committee, 1987-1988); The Association of Trial Lawyers of America; California Public Defenders Association; California Trial Lawyers Association; Stanislaus County Hispanic Bar Association.
Biography: Phi Alpha Delta. President, Stanislaus County Women's Shelter, 1986-1987. Vice-President, Stanislaus County Big Brothers Big Sisters Association, 1986-1987.
Born: Vallejo, California, September 12, 1956