Ms. Bernadette E. Valdellon is a Staff Attorney at NVLSP assisting veterans in obtaining disability benefits related to their military service through NVLSP’s Lawyers Serving Warriors program.
Prior to joining NVLSP, Ms. Valdellon worked in the Middle East with military contingents from different countries to monitor peace treaty compliance. While earning her J.D. at Santa Clara University School of Law (2013, Certificate of International Law with Honors), she interned at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia and the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization. She received her B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley (2007, Graduation with Distinction in General Scholarship). Ms. Valdellon is a member of the California and District of Columbia Bars.
- Advocacy Strategies for Service Connection Claims based on Military Sexual Trauma (MST)