Post-Bar Law Clerk - San Diego Office
Post-Bar Law Clerk, San Diego Office
Ms. Loayza was born in Peru and moved to the United States with her family when she was five years old. She lived the majority of her life undocumented and chose to pursue a legal career to help others navigate the complex U.S. immigration system. She feels fortunate to have been granted legal status and is passionate about serving the immigrant community.
Ms. Loayza joined Hurwitz Holt, APLC in 2021 as part of her clinical externship. She helps the team prepare waivers, U-Visa certifications, Deferred Action of Childhood Arrivals (DACA) applications, court filings, declarations, and translations.
Ms. Loayza obtained her Juris Doctor degree from California Western School of Law in May of 2021 and recently took the California Bar exam. While in law school, Ms. Loayza volunteered for San Diego County’s Alternate Public Defender’s Office, Hepburn Hernandez & Jung, Casa Cornelia Law Center, and the American Bar Association Immigration Justice Project.
In her free time, Ms. Loayza enjoys spending time with her friends and family, traveling, and going on hikes.
J.D., California Western School of Law, 2021
B.A., University of California Santa Barbara, 2016