Jimena Vasquez is a bilingual Senior Attorney with the Los Angeles Center or Law and Justice a legal services organization securing justice for survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault.
Jimena has been practicing family law for the past 15 years. Prior to her position at the Los Angeles Center for Law and Justice, Jimena worked at the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles, representing victims of domestic violence in their family law and immigration matters. Jimena has also worked at Neighborhood Legal Services, Break the Cycle and the Mexican American Legal Defense and Educational Fund (MALDEF). Jimena was the former Vice Chair of the Board of the Legal Aid Association of California and former board member of the Latina Lawyers Bar Association.
Jimena received her Juris Doctor from New York University School of Law in 2001 and received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science and History from the University of California, Berkeley in 1998. She is married and is a proud mom of two.