Reflecciones: From the Barrio to the Supreme Court

Moreno, Carlos R.
March 2002
Berkeley La Raza Law Journal;Spring2002, Vol. 13 Issue 1, p35
Academic Journal
Reveals the life and work ethics of Judge Carlos R. Moreno. Importance of having objectives in life to aim for; Need for flexibility in how to approach goals; Significance of establishing the foundations for becoming a lawyer; Recognition of having unlimited professional possibilities; School and work experiences; Need to maintain link with the community and be involved in public interest work.


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