Rica V. Garcia

Ms. Garcia joined the firm in 2017 as an environmental law fellow. She graduated from the UCLA School of Law, specializing in Public Interest Law and Policy and Critical Race Studies.

photo by Liza Heider

During law school, Ms. Garcia served as Chief Comments Editor for the UCLA Law Review. She also worked as an intern with the Center on Race, Poverty, and the Environment, Natural Resources Defense Council, Schonbrun Seplow Harris & Hoffman LLP, and National Center for Youth Law.

Ms. Garcia has a Master’s degree in Urban and Regional Planning from the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs. She graduated with the Highest Honors from the University of California, Berkeley with a B.A. in Urban Studies, B.S. in Society & Environment, and a minor in Global Poverty & Practice.

Ms. Garcia is awaiting the results of the California bar exam and is not yet admitted to the California bar.