Gerardo Vicuña awarded Ochoa Legal Group Scholarship

Legal Aid intern Gerardo Vicuña has been selected as a 2012 recipient of the Ochoa Legal Group Workers’ Rights Scholarship.  The scholarship is awarded to law students for their exemplary work, dedication and legal advocacy on behalf of working people.  Originally from Mexico, Gerardo grew up in Orosi (Central Valley) California before attending UC Berkeley School of Law, where he is now a third-year law student.  Gerardo was a counselor at Legal Aid’s East Bay Workers’ Rights Clinic in 2010-11 and then interned with Legal Aid’s Wage and Hour Enforcement and Litigation Program in 2012.  Congratulations, Gerardo!

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