Originally from Fresno, California, Rebecca Schach earned her Bachelor of Arts in International Relations from the University of California, Davis. Following college, Rebecca worked with the Fresno Sheriff’s Foundation for Public Safety in coordination with the Marjaree Mason Center, Clovis Rotary, Toys for Tots program, and United Way Fresno. Passionate about giving back to Central Valley communities, Rebecca went to law school to follow her grandfather who practiced in Fresno for over 40 years. Rebecca graduated from McGeorge School of Law in 2015. While in law school, Rebecca clerked for California Third District Court of Appeal Justice Ron Robie drafting decisions in criminal appeals.
Prior to joining Dowling Aaron, Rebecca practiced in immigration law representing individuals before the U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services in applications for asylum, humanitarian visas, and naturalization. Rebecca successfully interviewed and advocated for clients in Spanish. Rebecca appeared before Immigration Courts in California, Texas and Oregon advocating for clients’ release from detention and permanent status.
In her free time, Rebecca hunts down new restaurants and spending time outside chasing a golf ball in the sand trap.
- Juris Doctor; University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law, 2015
- Bachelor of Arts, International Relations major, Spanish minor; University of California, Davis, 2009
- American Immigration Lawyers Association
- State Bar of California
- United States District Court for the Eastern District of California