Blanca Chavez earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology with a minor in Gender Studies from the University of California, Los Angeles, and her law degree from Southwestern Law School where she obtained a Dean’s Merit Scholarship and was in the top 10% of her class.
As an associate, Ms. Chavez handles a wide variety of matters from catastrophic personal injury and mass tort cases to commercial business and insurance coverage disputes, and employment litigation.
As a first-generation college student, raised by working-class immigrants, Ms. Chavez takes pride in being actively involved in the legal community by supporting bar associations, non-profit organizations, and mentoring programs. In law school, she served on the Moot Court Honors Program, the Southwestern Law Review, and was a senior writing fellow for her law school’s writing center. She also externed for the Honorable Dean D. Pregerson in the United States District Court, Central District of California and interned for the Professional Standards Division of the City of Los Angeles Fire Department. During her second year of law school, Ms. Chavez was co-president of the Latino Law Student Association.