Juan Guzman

Director of Children's Court Advocacy

Juan serves as the Director of Children’s Court Advocacy.  He has dedicated his legal career to advancing the needs of children, youth, and their caregivers.  Most recently, Juan represented children as minor’s counsel in dependency court proceedings through Children’s Law Center of Los Angeles. During his time with the Alliance, Juan has served as the Guardianship Program Manager and assisted children in need of guardians, helped caregivers secure benefits and obtained Special Immigrant Juvenile status for youth in need of legal permanency. Juan holds a BA in Political Science from the University of California, Santa Barbara and a JD from Thomas Jefferson School of Law.

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