Maria Núñez

United States/Mexico

Maria emigrated to the U.S. from Mexico City in 1980 and is a San Diego-based international tax and estate planning attorney and philanthropist who helps high net worth global families achieve their estate planning objectives. In 2008 she founded Núñez Law Group which helps clients develop and implement global philanthropy plans and serves as consultant in family law, trusts and estates and other litigation matters involving international issues. Maria is a long-time Global Fund donor and supporter. In 2012, she traveled to Turkey to meet grantees and attend the AWID conference, an experience, she said that gave her a new appreciation and understanding of the women’s movement and Global Fund’s unique role in the movement.