The Blog of Francisco Leal, of Leal-Trejo LLP

With the recent confirmation of Sonia Sotomayor as the first Latina justice on the U.S. Supreme Court, Francisco Leal ofLeal-Trejo, P.C., thought it would be interesting to get a current law student’s opinion about the historical implications of this momentous event. After having watched Alejandra Velazquez’s...

Yale students and alumni from all over California gathered as Francisco Leal of Leal-Trejo, P.C., hosted the annual Los Angeles Yale Latino Summer Fiesta at his home Aug. 8. Leal has hosted many Yale-sponsored events at his house ranging from welcoming sessions for incoming students to...

With a vote of 68-31, the Senate has confirmed Sonia Sotomayor as the first Latina ever elected to the U.S. Supreme Court. Raised in the Bronx by a widowed mother, Sotomayor grew to be an intelligent, yet extremely shy student. After graduating from Princeton University summa...

Leal-Trejo, P.C., would like to highlight the firm’s summer 2009 intern Krystal Flores. Flores is originally from Montebello and attended Bishop Amat High School in La Puente. She is a senior at Yale University, majoring in history. The firm is proud to have selected Flores because of...

Gov. Arnold Schwarzenegger has signed a package of bills aimed at closing the state’s $23.241 billion budget shortfall. The package of bills includes a total of $23.7 billion in "solutions." Here's a report from the Legislative Advocacy Group. The California state budget signed on July 28...