Carlos Jurado is a graduate of the University of California, Berkeley, where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Rhetoric. After Berkeley, he spent time as a congressional staffer working in a House of Representatives office in Washington D.C. Prior to attending law school, he was the lead case analyst for a consumer protection law firm that specialized in plaintiff side lemon law cases. Carlos graduated from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law in 2016. During law school, Carlos was a law clerk in the Social Enterprise & Economic Empowerment Clinic and the Business Tax Clinic, where he worked as lead counsel with small businesses, nonprofits, and social enterprises. In addition, he was a member of Yale Law Schoolís Center for Community & Economic Development, where he worked with corporations, nonprofits, and serviced real estate deals. Carlos authored and published a law journal note, which argued for the creation and enablement of a fourth sector comprised of businesses with social purposes. Carlos is a fluent Spanish speaker. He is licensed to practice law in the state of Michigan.