April 2015 eNewsletter

LAF’s clients come in all shapes and sizes.  Many are college-educated or homeowners or veterans.  Most don’t think of themselves as the sort of people who would ever need services like LAF’s.  But when they come to us, most are at the end of their ropes and don’t know where else to turn, like Josefina,…

Half of Public Assistance Goes to Working Families

It is a common misconception that individuals who receive public benefits don’t work and solely rely on the government to support them and their families. At LAF, we know this is not the case. According to new research from The UC Berkeley Center for Labor Research and Education, which you can read more about in…

Sponsor in the Spotlight: Veritext Legal Solutions

As we planned out this sponsor highlight series for Justice is Served 2015, we asked our YPB members to tell us the most memorable thing they’ve done with LAF.  Today’s sponsor in the spotlight, Veritext Legal Solutions, is represented by one of our best – and most humble – YPB members. Elizabeth Lewis, a National…

Sponsor in the Spotlight: The Claro Group

LAF has been really fortunate in the past few years to meet new supporters working in fields outside of law firms who have become some of our best ambassadors.  In the case of The Claro Group, LAF lucked out a few years ago when Joe Pedota and Zack Kelsey both joined the YPB. Joe, a…

Sponsor in the Spotlight: Tabet DiVito & Rothstein LLC

LAF is extremely grateful for the generous support Tabet DiVito & Rothstein has extended to LAF over the past few years.  Our YPB member Brian Haussmann, a partner in the commercial litigation practice at the firm, has been a driving force behind planning for Justice is Served 2015, and a key member of the YPB…

Sponsor in the Spotlight: Foley & Lardner LLP

In today’s continuing Sponsor in the Spotlight series, LAF would like to thank Foley & Lardner LLP for their continued generous support of our work. The YPB was lucky to pick up a great member last year in Lori Taylor.  Lori is an associate in the business litigation and dispute resolution practice group at Foley,…