Endorsements

“Elena would make a great addition to our bench. She is qualified, experienced and would add to the court’s diversity.”

– Hon. Gregory Syren, Alameda County Superior Court

 

"Elena Condes is a highly respected attorney who has the integrity and legal experience to best serve the people of Alameda County. Her commitment to serving the community is unmatched. I wholeheartedly support her campaign to become our next superior court judge."

– Monica Othón Espinosa, Attorney

 

Elena Condes is proud to be endorsed for the
Alameda County Superior Court Judge, Seat 2 by:

 

  • Hon. Carol S. Brosnahan, Alameda County Superior Court
  • Hon. Cecilia P. Castellanos, Alameda County Superior Court (Ret.)
  • Hon. Delia Trevino, Alameda County Superior Court
  • Hon. Armando Cuellar, Alameda County Superior Court
  • Hon. Thomas Rogers, Alameda County Superior Court
  • Hon. Andrew Steckler, Alameda County Superior Court
  • Hon. Gregory Syren, Alameda County Superior Court
  • Hon. Leo Dorado, Alameda County Superior Court
  • Hon. Victor Rodriguez, Alameda County Superior Court
  • Hon. Clifford Blakely, Alameda County Superior Court
  • Hon. Victoria Kolakowski, Alameda County Superior Court
  • Hon. Carlos Ynostroza, Alameda County Superior Court (Ret.)
  • Hon. Joni Hiramoto, Contra Costa County Superior Court
  • Ruben Sundeen, Comm. Alameda County Superior Court
  • East Bay La Raza Lawyers Association
  • Andrew Love, Appellate Attorney 
  • Elgin Lowe, Alameda County Deputy District Attorney
  • Elizabeth Grossman, Attorney (Berkeley)
  • Ty Alper, Vice-President, Berkeley School Board
  • Randy Schekman, Nobel Laureate, University of California, Berkeley*
  • Elisabeth Semel, Clinical Professor of Law, UC Berkeley School of Law*
  • Maria D. Dominguez, Vice Chair, Alameda County Commission on the Status of Women*
  • Paul Chavez, Southern Poverty Law Center*
  • Alysse Castro, Educator
  • Margo George, Attorney  (Oakland)
  • Jonathan Simon, UC Berkeley School of Law*
  • Betsy Candler, UC Hastings School of the Law*
  • Matthew Dalton, Attorney, Dalton & Lew, LLP*
  • Andrea Goldman, Attorney (Berkeley)
  • Dr. Paul Ray, Astrophysicist, Cal Alum
  • Chelsea Bonini, Attorney
  • Alessandro De Giorgi, Ph.D., SJSU · Department of Justice Studies*
  • Ruth Spear, Attorney (Ret.)
  • Scott Spear, Attorney (Ret.)
  • Monica Othón Espinosa, Attorney (Emeryville)
  • Pamela Ortiz, Attorney (Alameda County)
  • Alicia Park, Attorney
  • Margo Schueler, Civil Engineer 

*Individual affiliations are for identification purposes only

As an educator working with many youth touched by the court system, I see what a difference a judge makes in the life of a child.  Elena Condes is the kind of judge who brings not just justice but social justice to the bench”

– Alysse Castro, Educator

 

“An experienced lawyer who leads with integrity, Elena Condes has mentored students and attorneys from diverse backgrounds for decades. She is a role model.”

– Maria D. Dominguez, Esq. Vice Chair, Alameda County Commission on the Status of Women

 

“I have known Elena personally and professionally for over 20 years. Her integrity, decency, deep sense of fairness and unwavering commitment to justice would make her an ideal judge.”

– Andrew Love, Appellate Attorney

 

“Elena Condes is and will be an asset to the people of Alameda County.”

– Hon. Carlos Ynostroza, Alameda County Superior Court (Ret.)

 

“Elena Condes has my full support and endorsement. She will be an excellent judge.”

– Hon. Armando CuellarAlameda County Superior Court

 

“Elena Condes is dedicated, experienced, and highly qualified. She will be an excellent addition to the Alameda County Superior Court bench. I confidently support the candidacy of Ms. Condes.” 

– Hon. Leo Dorado, Alameda County Superior Court

 

“Elena has a deep history as a lawyer in the community and a commitment to justice for all. She embraces the values of our diverse cultures and seeks to apply the law to help protect those who are in greatest need.”

– Randy Schekman, Nobel Laureate, University of California, Berkeley

 

“We need more judges with practice experience in criminal law.”

– Jonathan Simon, University of California, Berkeley

 

“Elena is the total package: smart, conscientious and empathetic. She will be a great addition to the Alameda County bench.”

– Matthew Dalton, Attorney

 

"I wholeheartedly endorse Elena for superior court judge. Her many years of
experience serving a vast array of clients within the justice system will
make her an excellent addition to the bench."

Chelsea Bonini, Attorney

 

“I have known Elena Condes as a colleague and friend.  She will make a great judge.”

– Ruth Spear, Attorney (Ret.)

 

“I have observed Elena Condes, first as a law school classmate and since as a colleague and friend to be one of the most dedicated and diligent people I know. We, the residents of Alameda County will benefit from Elena's compassion, civility and dedication. I endorse Elena Condes wholeheartedly for Superior Court Judge.

– Alicia Park, Attorney

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