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HLSF Board of Trustees

Since 1997 HLSF has awarded more than $700,000.00 in scholarships and fellowship opportunities to Latino law students based on merit, financial need, and commitment to the Latino community.

Cristina Nutzman


VP-Assistant General Counsel, Curaleaf, Inc.

Michael Carrillo

Vice Chairperson
Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP

Hon. Barbara N. Flores

Associate Judge, Circuit Court of Cook County

Leynee Flores


Partner, Golan, Christie Taglia LLP

Marlén Cortez Morris

Associate General Counsel – Enova International, Inc.

Alexis Dominguez

Partner – Neal, Gerber & Eisenberg LLP

Jessica Gonzalez

Sr. Counsel, BP America Inc.

Juan Guedez

Counsel, United Airlines

Andrew Vouziers

Partner, Mayer Brown LLP

Karina Ayala-Bermejo

CEO-President, Instituto del Progreso Latino

Thomas Guzman

Associate – Sidley Austin LLP

Hon. Linda Perez

Circuit Judge, Circuit Court of Cook County

Olga Rojas

Counsel, Archdiocese of Chicago

Steven Hernandez

Retired, BP America Inc.

Jose A. Lopez

Partner, Perkins Coie LLP

Yeny Ciborowski

Associate General Counsel at Enova International

Steven Avalos

Senior Director of Labor and Employee Relations at Molson Beverage Company

Erika P. López

Partner Mergers & Acquisitions Private Equity at Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Arthur Acevedo

Associate Dean for Research & Faculty Development & Professor of Law

Joseph J. Torres

Chairman Emeritus
Partner, Jenner & Block LLP

Martin R. Castro

Chairman Emeritus

Gery J. Chico

Life Trustee