The Public Law Center (PLC) is governed by a Board of Directors comprised of a diverse array of leaders from Orange County’s top law firms, businesses and representatives of community organizations.

Christy Lea
(President)
Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP

Nicole Whyte
(Vice-President)
Bremer Whyte Brown & O’Meara, LLP

Dina Randazzo
(Secretary/Treasurer)
Community Member

Brian B. Farrell
(Immediate Past President)
Banc of California

John Altstadt
Altstadt Consulting

LaVal Brewer
South County Outreach

Steve Cardoza
Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton LLP

Amy Chen
Community Member

Joseph L. Chairez
BakerHostetler

Matthew E. Costello
Haynes and Boone, LLP

Cesar Covarrubias
The Kennedy Commission

Tara Cowell
Cowell Law

Douglas J. Dixon
Hueston Hennigan LLP

Eric M. Dominguez
Korpivaara, Le & Dominguez, LLP

Samantha E. Dorey
Everett Dorey LLP

Gialisa Gaffaney
Community Member

Norma García Guillén
Garcia Rainey Blank & Bowerbank LLP

Jose Gonzalez
Bentley & More LLP

Richard J. Grabowski
Jones Day

Andrew Gray
Latham & Watkins LLP

Casey Johnson
Aitken*Aitken*Cohn

Mandy H. Kim
McDermott Will & Emery, LLP

Jennifer L. Koh
Pepperdine Caruso School of Law

Karla Kraft
Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, P.C.

Daryl S. Landy
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Jacqueline G. Luther
ABM

Samrah Mahmoud
Troutman Pepper

Deborah Mallgrave
Greenberg Gross LLP

Thomas A. Manakides
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Christopher H. McGrath
Paul Hastings LLP

Joel S. Miliband
Brown Rudnick LLP

Lisa D. Ramirez
U.S. Immigration Law Group, LLP

Charla “Sue” Riley
Crestbridge Financial Wealth Management

Daniel S. Robinson
Robinson Calcagnie, Inc.

Daniel S. Schneider
Newmeyer & Dillion LLP.

Sean M. Sherlock
Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.

Chahira Solh
Crowell & Moring LLP

Ajit Singh Thind
Rutan & Tucker, LLP

Nicole Vanderlaan Smith
Schilling Law Group

Tony Wang
O’Melveny & Myers LLP

Darrell P. White
Kimura London & White LLP

Marc J. Winthrop
Winthrop Golubow Hollander, LLP

Kristopher R. Wood
Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Christina M. Zabat-Fran
St. John Knits Inc.