Sabrina Forte

Staff Attorney

Sabrina Forte is a staff attorney at the Youth Law Center. Her work focuses on preventing homelessness and ensuring lasting housing stability for young people who have been impacted by foster care and incarceration. Prior to joining the Youth Law Center, Sabrina was a staff attorney and project coordinator for the Youth Justice Project at Bay Area Legal Aid, where she worked with young people in San Francisco and the East Bay to access critical entitlements in the education, mental health, social services, juvenile probation, and child welfare systems. Prior to that, she served as a law clerk to the Honorable Richard A. Paez on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit, and taught elementary school in Boston, MA. Sabrina is based in Los Angeles but is a proud Northern California native, born in San Jose and raised in Stockton, CA.


J.D. Stanford Law School, 2014
M.A. Stanford Graduate School of Education, 2014
B.A. Harvard University, 2008

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