The Hispanic National Bar Association

HNBA Public Interest Latina Leadership Program


The Hispanic National Bar Association's Commission on the Status of Latinas in the Legal Profession is launching a Public Interest Latina Leadership Program, to begin on August 23-24 at the Annual HNBA conference. The Commission seeks to provide intensive management skills training for Latina professionals working in the public interest in order to develop the next generation of diverse leaders in public interest law.

Admission Information
The HNBA Public Interest Latina Leadership Program is open to attorneys who have been in practice for 10 or more years at legal services, legal aid, public interest law offices and public interest nonprofit organizations.

The deadline for submission of applications is July 23, 2012 at 11:59 p.m. PST. In order to submit an application, download the application form and return it via email as a PDF attachment to the HNBA national office at The Advisory Committee will review the applications and make acceptance offers by July 30, 2012.

For more information on the Public Interest Leadership Program, contact Silvia Argueta at To download the Application Form, plese click here: