Enroll in the Paralegal Studies Program at Skyline College for a rewarding and highly
supportive academic experience that will help you develop the skills you need to excel
as a legal professional. We offer a Certificate of Achievement which provides a head
start on the road to employment and an Associate Degree for a clear path for transfer
to a four-year institution.
Skyline College’s Legal Clinic provides access to legal information students, faculty,
staff and the local community. If you have a legal question, we can help you find
For appointments or information, please call us at 650-738-7035.
Meet the Staff
Maria Segarra Gaudio is a staff attorney at API Legal Outreach, representing survivors
of domestic violence and other crimes in obtaining protective orders and immigration
relief. Her past legal work includes defending San Francisco residents in unlawful
detainer (eviction) actions and defending youth in expulsion hearings. Originally
from the Philippines, she came to the Bay Area in 2002 and has remained here since.
She earned an associate's degree at Skyline College, a bachelor’s degree in Psychology
from UC Santa Cruz and a law degree from UC Berkeley School of Law.
Community Legal Clinic
Maria Segarra Gaudio (Supervising Attorney)
Building 1, Room 1242
Skyline College 3300 College Dr. San Bruno, CA 94066
Legal Careers / Career Advancement Academy
The Legal Careers Career Advancement Academy (CAA) Program provides a challenging
academic experience in a highly supportive environment. The program combines English,
Counseling, and Paralegal courses to prepare students for work as legal professionals
and for transfer to four-year colleges and universities. Upon successful completion
of the program, students will be able to demonstrate highly sought after legal knowledge
Skyline College’s Paralegal Internship Program provides students the opportunity
to build professional connections, develop professional competence, and gain the professional
experience needed to qualify for positions in the legal field.
Interested in attending law school? Skyline College can help. Check out our law school
preparation checklist below and begin your journey from a two-year institution to
a four-year institution to law school.
The strategy for getting into law school is to study hard, plan ahead, and keep your
GPA up. In addition to working hard, do the following while you are at Skyline College: