Daniel Trujillo Esmeral Elected as the Hispanic Bar Association of the District of Columbia President-Elect

Offit Kurman is pleased to congratulate Daniel Trujillo Esmeral for his recent election to President-Elect of the Hispanic Bar Association of the District of Columbia (HBA-DC).

HBA-DC is a pivotal non-profit established in 1977, serving close to 500 Hispanic lawyers and law students in the D.C. region. Committed to fostering professional growth, the HBA-DC runs multifaceted initiatives.

The association’s Judicial Pipeline Project guides attorneys with judicial aspirations, and its LLM subcommittee aids foreign-trained attorneys in navigating the U.S. legal landscape. Every year, HBA-DC proudly hosts the Latina Leadership Academy, empowering Latina professionals through skill development and networking opportunities. Law students receive specialized attention, benefiting from programs like the resume review workshop and a mentor pairing system to ensure their readiness for the legal world. Furthermore, through scholarships, advocacy, pro bono activities, and community outreach, HBA-DC continuously champions the interests and representation of the Hispanic community in D.C.’s legal domain.

The HBA-DC is an affiliate of the Hispanic National Bar Association, a national network of Hispanic lawyers and bar associations.

HBA-DC has deep roots in the Hispanic community in D.C., and Trujillo Esmeral’s election to President-Elect will allow him and Offit Kurman to partner with clients to devise solutions to their legal issues while focusing on growing their businesses.






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