Oscar Lopez took the helm of the Education Advocacy Clinic in 2020, after spending three years as a Staff Attorney and Clinical Supervisor. Oscar is a Staff Attorney and Clinical Supervisor in the Education Advocacy Clinic at the East Bay Community Law Center (EBCLC). The Education Advocacy Clinic advocates for students, primarily youth of color with disabilities, who are being pushed out of school and into the juvenile system. Oscar also partners with grassroots community organizations to dismantle the school-to-prison pipeline. He joined EBCLC in 2017.
B.A., Psychology, University of California, Los Angeles (2009)
J.D., Columbia Law School (2013)