College and University search

Start Your Search

College Resources

Austin ACT Tutor

Quick Searches:

 Zip Code:
 Area Code:
 School Name:

New York Law School

57 Worth St
New York, NY 10003

General Phone: 212-431-2100
Financial Aid Phone: 212-431-2828
Sector: Private nonprofit, 4-year or above
Classification: Schools of law

< Back

Latest New York Law School News

New York lawyer wins Miss Latina US - Emediawire (press release)

Miami, FL -- A New York lawyer wins the 20th annual Miss Latina US pageant in Mexico, making it the first time in the pageant's history that a J.D. Associate walks away with the crown. New Rochelle resident Melissa Quesada was born in the Bronx 26 years ago of Puerto Ric.. parents. The Latina beauty is a graduate of Hofstra School of Law and is currently employed at a New York law firm, proving intelligence can be combined with beauty. The New York delegate beat out 17 other delegates from 13 states: Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Illinois, Kansas, Maryland, Mississippi, Missouri, Oregon, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Texas and Utah. Four delegates represented Colombian, Guatemalan, Mexican and Panamanian women who live in the US and not the states where they reside. Karina De la Rosa, a Dominican psychology student from Rhode Island was First Runner-Up, followed by pre-Med student Keren Kinglow, Miss Panama U.S. Latina. Completing the top 7 were Jessica Garcia of Utah, Argentina Ruiz of Arizona, Laritza Garcia of Maryland, and Angeles Gonzalez, Miss Mexico US Latina. Quesada will represent the US at the 2006 Miss Latin America Pageant, competing with delegates from North, Central and South America, the Caribbean and - more available