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Karen Desoto named to Top Most Influential in Hudson County

Karen DeSoto named top 50

Karen Desoto named to Top Most Influential in Hudson County according to the Hudson Reporter. It complied a list that they refer to as the movers and shakers yielding countywide and localized power; the top 50 most influential were people chosen from  the arts, business, community activism, and politics, who all have and yield powerful influence their own way.

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Juan A. Lopez, Jr. Endorses Karen Desoto on LinkedIn

Karen Desoto Featured Speaker

Juan A. Lopez, Jr. Endorses Karen Desoto on LinkedIn as a featured speaker after an event at the Manhattan Community College.  Karen has always embraced her Hispanic heritage, and Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education Magazine named Karen to their list of people On The Move in October 2011. According to Juan Lopez Jr. “Karen Desoto was our featured speaker during one of our Hispanic Heritage Month events sponsored by the Business Management Department and the Students In Free Enterprise Club at the Borough of Manhattan Community College. She delivered a frank, open and engaging[…]

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Humanitarian of the Year Award

Humanitarian of the Year award, by the City of Bayonne Youth Center, was awarded to Karen Desoto in recognition of her priceless charitable contributions. Karen Desoto is an attorney at law who founded and operates the Center for Legal Justice, located in journal Square, Jersey City. Receiving the humanitarian of the year award she said “was so overwhelming; it was nice to be recognized but I share this with so many others out there helping out along side me.” She earned a Juris Doctorate in Law from Temple University before beginning[…]

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Hispanics On The Move

Hispanic Outlook in Higher Education Magazine named Karen to their list of people On The Move in October 2011. Karen Desoto is an active attorney at law. She graduated from Temple university with a Jusis Docatorate, and served as a prosecutor, public defender, the corporate counsel for the city of Jersey City (working for Mayor Cunningham), founded her private practice law firm, the Center for Legal Justice. Karen Desoto has been and remains involved in her community. She was honored by the Bayonne Youth Center as humanitarian of the year;[…]

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Karen Desoto is Named Attorney of the Year

Karen Desoto is Named Attorney of the Year at the  50th Annual Puerto Rican Heritage Festival and Parade in Jersey City, New Jersey. She was selected for the honor by the Puerto Rican Heritage Festival and Parade committee. The festival is a community based organization tp empower, educate and support the Puerto Rican Community in Jersey City, NJ. See the story here

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