Miami, FL – Continental PLLC co-founding partner John Arrastia, Jr. has been appointed Treasurer of the Hispanic National Bar Foundation (HNBF) Board of Directors. The organization’s mission is to help Hispanics achieve their potential through access to higher education and increase diversity in the legal profession.
As Treasurer, John will be responsible for managing the organization’s finances to support its programs and initiatives.
The HNBF offers valuable educational programs for Hispanic youth, empowering them to pursue college, law school, and join one of our nation’s most respected professions. The Board members will play a crucial role in expanding the organization’s reach and impact.
John is a longtime member of the HNBF Board and served on the planning committee for the 2023 Future Latino Leaders Summer Law Institute in Washington D.C. The firm also recently joined the Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) and John serves as an LCLD Member – Managing Partner.
About The HNBF
The HNBF is a 501(c)(3) non-profit corporation dedicated to ensuring Hispanics meet their potential through access to higher education while creating a strong pipeline of candidates that increases diversity in the legal profession. Its flagship program, the Future Latino Leaders Summer Law Institute, has brought exemplary high school students with demonstrated commitment to the Hispanic community from all over the United States to Washington, DC for a free one-week experiential learning program annually since 2005.
About Continental PLLC
Continental PLLC is a litigation and government relations firm that excels at navigating clients through complex legal, political, and business environments in Florida, Washington D.C., and throughout Latin America and the Caribbean. The firm has offices in Miami, Tallahassee, and Washington D.C.