Fr. Jose J. Mendez, O.A.R.

Fr. Jose J. Mendez, O.A.R.

1983: Ordained

1984: Unknown

1985: Casa Morena, Santa Ana, CA

1986-1887: San Miguel, Los Angeles, CA

1988-1990: Cristo Rey, Los Angeles, CA

1991-1993: St. Augustine Priory, Oxnard, CA

1994: Our Lady of Guadalupe, Santa Ana, CA

1995-2018: Unknown

Notes: Fr. Jose Mendez is a member of the Order of Augustinian Recollects. He has been accused of sexually abusing at least one child. Fr. Mendez was named in a civil lawsuit alleging child sexual abuse from approximately 1985 to 1987 while he was serving at San Miguel in Los Angeles. A report from his superiors recommended that Fr. Mendez be dismissed from the order and stated that Fr. Mendez “probably should never have been professed a religious or ordained a priest.” Fr. Mendez was included in the Archdiocese of Los Angeles’ list of priests accused of sexual misconduct involving minors. His status as a priest, current whereabouts, and whether he has access to children are unknown. 

Take Action Today (844) 547-9444

PEARSON, SIMON & WARSHAW LLP 15165 Ventura Blvd. Suite 400 Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
BOUCHER LLP 21600 W. Oxnard St., Suite 600 Woodland Hills, CA 91367

Contact us

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.


The information on this website is for general information purposes only. Nothing on this site should be taken as legal advice for any individual case or situation. This information is not intended to create, and receipt or viewing does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship.

The information in this Attorney Advertising is provided by Daniel Warshaw of the California-based law firm Pearson, Simon & Warshaw, LLP, 15165 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 400, Sherman Oaks, California 91403, Telephone: (818) 788-8300 and Raymond Boucher of the California based firm Boucher LLP, 21600 Oxnard Street, Suite 600, 33rd Floor, Woodland Hills, California 91367, Telephone (818) 340-5400.

Call Now ButtonCALL NOW