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March 7, 2017 — Local Elections
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City of San GabrielCandidate for City Clerk

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Florencia Albert

Attorney/Businessowner/Volunteer
1,205 votes (35.71%)
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My Top 3 Priorities

  • Ensure transparency and compliance with the law
  • Connect you to the right person and department in City Hall.
  • Use technology to efficiently expand accessibility to government information. 

Experience

Experience

Profession:Attorney/San Gabriel Business Owner/Volunteer
Founding Partner/Attorney, Sawkins & Albert, A Professional Law Corporation (2010–current)
Attorney, Law Office of Florencia Albert (2006–2007)
First Vice President, Employee Relations, IndyMac Bank (2005–2007)
Associate Attorney, Hill, Farrer & Burrill, LLP (2003–2005)
Associate Attorney, Hill, Farrer & Burrill, LLP (2003–2005)
Deputy County Supervisor (Legislative Deputy), Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors — Appointed position (1995–1997)

Education

Georgetown University Juris Doctor, Public Interest Law (1994)
UCLA Bachelor of Arts, Magna Cum Laude, Phi Beta Kappa, Women's Studies (1990)

Community Activities

Board Member, La Casa de San Gabriel Community Center (2014–current)
Board Member, San Gabriel Education Foundation (2009–2010)
Board Member, Rotary Club of San Gabriel (2006–2009)
Board Member, Coolidge PTA (2007–2009)

Biography

As a bilingual daughter of immigrants and a lawyer for more than 22 years, I have championed the rights of everyday people in all my professional and volunteer work, including: as a Justice Deputy for a Los Angeles County Supervisor, an attorney in workplace fairness matters and in my work on the Board of Directors of a San Gabriel nonprofit serving my community. 

 

 

I am deeply rooted in San Gabriel and invested in its future. I own my business and home in this great city and I am raising my family here. My daily connection with residents from all over San Gabriel will allow me to bring people together to improve your experience with government. 

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