Juan Cristobal Quevedo


Juan Cristobal Quevedo graduated from the University of Tennessee College of Law in 2016. While in law school, Juan was the recipient of the Baker, Donaldson, Bearman, Caldwell & Berkowitz Student Leadership Award for his leadership and dedication to public service. During law school, Juan interned for the Honorable Gerardo Sandoval in the Criminal Division for the Superior Court of California for the County of San Francisco and the Federal Defenders of San Diego, Inc. In addition, Juan was senior editor for both, the Tennessee Journal of Law & Policy and the Tennessee Journal of Race, Gender & Social Justice. He was also the president of the University of Tennessee’s Latin American Student Association and the South Atlantic Regional Director of the National Latina Latino Law Student Association. Juan graduated from California State University, Northridge (“CSUN”) with a degree in Political Science. Finally, Juan immigrated from Central Mexico to the United States in the early 1990’s and successfully coordinated his family’s seven-year immigration case.