Jesse Santana

Santana and Carlos Law Firm, P.C.
500 Second Street
Yuba City, CA 95991
530-822-9500
www.santanadefense.com


Bar Membership
Admitted to practice law in California and the District of Columbia.

Education
GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY LAW CENTER, WASHINGTON D.C. Masters of Law in International and Comparative Law, May 1988
Honors and Activities:
Graduate Advisor of Georgetown Immigration Law Journal

UNIVERSITY OF SAN FRANCISCO SCHOOL OF LAW Juris Doctor, May 1987
Honors and activities:
Best Written Brief Award in Moot Court Competition - 1985
Semi-Finalist in Advocate of the Year Competition - 1985
Co-chairman, La Raza Law Students Association - 1985-1986
Member of Philip C. Jessup-International Law Moot Court Team - 1986
Member of National Moot Court Team - 1986
Member of National Appellate Advocacy Team - 1987

CALIFORNIA STATE UNIVERSITY, CHICO Bachelor of Arts, May 1984
Major: Political Science
Minor: Speech and Drama

Honors and Activities:
Deans List: Fall 1983, Spring 1984
Forensic Team: Debate, Impromptu and After Dinner Speaking

Member of Student Law Union of Minorities

Experience
THE SANTANA LAW FIRM Yuba City, CA August 2011-Present

LAW OFFICES OF BEAUCHAMP AND SANTANA
Partner Yuba City, CA May 1995-July 2011

CROSBY, HEAFEY, ROACH & MAY
Associate Attorney Oakland, CA July 1988-December 1992, March 1994-March 1995

FRESNO COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY'S OFFICE
Deputy District Attorney Fresno, CA January 1993-February 1994

CALIFORNIA SUPREME COURT, CENTRAL STAFF
Judicial Extern San Francisco, CA Spring 1987

UNIVERSITY OF SAN FRANCISCO SCHOOL OF LAW
Tutor San Francisco, CA Fall 1985-Spring 1987.

LAW OFFICES OF JOSEPH W. CARICIONE, JR.
Law Clerk Redwood City, CA January-June 1987

LAW OFFICES OF WILLIAM VEEN
Certified Law Clerk San Francisco, CA May-December 1986

SAN FRANCISCO COUNTY SUPERIOR COURT - LAW AND MOTION DEPARTMENT
Judicial Extern San Francisco, CA Spring 1986

Memberships
California Attorneys for Criminal Justice
Association of Trial Lawyers of America
Trial Lawyers for Public Justice
Consumer Attorneys of California
Yuba-Sutter Bar Association