To assist the PLC Board of Directors in matters related to development, advocacy, volunteerism, and marketing to other young professionals.

Overall, the group’s goals are:

  • To take a leadership role in community outreach and educational activities directed to other young professionals, providing information on PLC’s purpose, history and future;
  • To develop new ways to enhance PLC’s marketing and volunteer recruitment efforts among young professionals;
  • To provide a social network for those interested in PLC’s work;
  • To take an active role to creatively generate additional funds to solidify PLC’s operations and special project needs; and
  • To assist and advise the Board of Directors on volunteerism, fundraising, advocacy and other issues.

PLC Advocates

Justin J. Gillett – Co-Chair
Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP

Kristopher R. Wood – Co-Chair
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

Katherine Akamine
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, LLP

Ashley C. Anderson
Everett Dorey LLP

Katie Beaudin
Stradling Yocca Carlson & Rauth, P.C.

Crescent Cheng
Nossaman LLP

Christopher I. Cho
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith, LLP

Mohammed Elayan
Rutan & Tucker, LLP

Geelan A. Fahimy

Colin W. Fraser
Greenberg Traurig LLP

David Keithly
Mortenson Taggart LLP

Kristalyn Lee
Troutman Sanders LLP

Andrea Levenson
Haynes and Boone, LLP

Clare Lucich
Bentley & More LLP

Candice Lundquist
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

Jacqueline Gottlieb Luther
Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton, LLP

Justin A. Martin
Dentons

Danielle M. Mayer
Holland & Knight LLP

Allie O’Hara
Latham & Watkins LLP

Bree A. Oswald
Buchalter

Alexander C. Payne
Minyard Morris, LLP

Ingrid Petersen
Irell & Manella LLP

Akhil Sheth
Crowell & Moring

Andrew Still
Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.

Christopher J. Taylor
Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP

Honieh Udenka
Brown Rudnick LLP

Joe Ursic
Littler Mendelson P.C.

Kevin X. Wang

Suzanna Winslow
Memorial Care Health System

Melvin B. Wu
Jones Day

Jiaxiao Zhang
McDermott Will & Emery, LLP

Matthew Arnold
Law Student Liaison
University of California Irvine School of Law