Adriana Barajas

UC Hastings

1L Scholar

Scholarship sponsored by

Pacific Gas & Electric

Adriana Barajas is a 1L ChangeLawyer at UC Hastings College of the Law. Born and raised in a rural underserved community in California's Central San Joaquin Valley, Adriana has decided to pursue a career in Public Interest Law in order to give immigrant working families a voice and help them navigate the legal system. Throughout law school, she plans on interning at various public interest firms and government agencies, participating in immigration clinics, and advocating for a closer look and consideration of rural communities. Upon graduation, Adriana plans on providing direct legal services to rural underserved immigrant communities and pushing legislation that highlights the interest of working immigrant families.