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Students Graduate from California Desert Trial Academy College of Law

On May 11, 2019, the California Desert Trial Academy (CDTA) College of Law celebrated its fourth graduating class of law school students - William Sanderson, Vincent Sbardella and Victor Landa Suarez. The ceremony took place at the Fantasy Springs Special Events Center with 100 attendees and featured Commencement Speaker Douglas P. Miller, Associate Justice of the 4th District Court of Appeal. William Sanderson worked at a civil litigation firm and intends to work in the Public Defenders’ Office to obtain valuable trial experience. Vincent Sbardella has been working with a civil litigation firm and plans to continue working in that field. Victor Landa Suarez worked in business management consulting and the Riverside County Law Library. All three students are preparing to take the California Bar Exam in July. Congratulations and good luck to our graduates!

The CDTA College of Law is the only law school in Riverside County and is located at 45290 Fargo Street in Downtown Indio. It has state-of-the-art facilities and classrooms, and offers distance learning courses. For more information, go to The CDTA College of Law, the California Superior Court's Larson Justice Center, Riverside County's Law Library and District Attorney's office, and numerous law firms along Highway 111 have made Downtown Indio the center for law and legal studies in the Coachella Valley.