Alicia Valentin Mendoza, JD

Alicia graduated in law from the Benito Juárez Autonomous University of Oaxaca in 1999 and has worked in the Municipalities of San Antonino Castillo Velasco and Santo Tomas Jalieza. She has collaborated in several legal offices and is currently serving her community as part of the Commission of Communal Property. She has participated in courses and seminars at the National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM) in coordination with the University of San Diego and attended the Oral Litigation Techniques Course in San Diego California in August 2017. As a child, she learned how to make waistband loom crafts and collaborated in the creation of the Tanilin Civil Association and the Society of Social Solidarity “Artisan Weavers of Jalieza.” She is currently pursuing a master’s degree in criminal procedural law and oral trials at the Regional University of the Southeast of the State of Oaxaca.


  • JD, Benito Juárez Autonomous University of Oaxaca
Alicia Valentin Mendoza, JD

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