The Los Angeles Business Journal has recognized Jerry J. Ruiz and Raúl F. Salinas as two of LA’s “Minority Leaders of Influence.” This recognition honors the most influential minority attorneys who have made particularly impactful contributions to the Los Angeles business and legal communities at large. Through their experience, strong leadership, and extensive board service of over three decades throughout the L.A. region, Jerry and Raúl have continued to advance diversity and inclusion opportunities in the legal industry and the business world.
Jerry was recognized for his involvement in community and economic development initiatives across Southern California and for leading complex leasing and real estate transactions for some of the region’s most recognizable companies.
Raúl was recognized for his 30-year career handling high-profile commercial litigation and his work outside of the courtroom. Raúl sits on the boards of the U.S. Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Los Angeles, Adventist Health White Memorial Medical Center, and LA Plaza de Cultura y Artes.
Jerry and Raúl draw from their experience to foster a culture of service that inspires the delivery of creativity, quality, and lasting value to the companies, Fortune 100 corporations, and public agencies they represent. A well-deserved honor for their continued dedication to the LA-region’s success.