Raul Ayala, Visiting Attorney Advisor, Defender Services Office Training Division, Assistant Federal Public Defender, Central District of California Federal Public Defender

Raul Ayala is currently serving as a Visiting Attorney Advisor to the Training Division of the Defender Services Office at the Administrative Office of the United States Courts in Washington, DC.  A graduate of Pomona College in Claremont, California and U.C. Hastings College of Law in San Francisco, he has been a criminal defense attorney for more than thirty-three years, including a total of over eleven years as a Deputy Federal Public Defender for the Central District of California.  Raul also serves as Co-Chair of the Immigration Committee of the ABA Criminal Justice Section.

Chloe Dillon, Attorney, Federal Defenders of San  Diego, Inc.
Chloe Dillon joined Federal Defenders of San Diego as a trial attorney in the fall of 2012.  Before that, she clerked for the Los Angeles Immigration Court for two years, and, prior to law school, she worked at a deportation defense firm in San Francisco, California.  She is a graduate of Dartmouth College, the University of California at Berkeley, and the University of Arizona School of Law.  Chloe has previously trained both the CJA panel and Federal Defenders on the topic of defending 1326 cases, and, in particular, collateral attacks under 1326(d).