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

Joseph Ursic – Co-Chair
Littler Mendelson P.C.

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

Ashley Anderson
Everett Dorey LLP

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

Crescent Cheng
Nossaman LLP

Mohammed Elayan
Rutan & Tucker, LLP

Geelan A. Fahimy

Colin W. Fraser
Greenberg Traurig LLP

Justin J. Gillett
Knobbe, Martens, Olson & Bear, LLP

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

Maya J. Hoard
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP

David Keithly
Schilling Law Group, P.C.

Mandy H. Kim
McDermott Will & Emery, LLP

Kristalyn Lee
Troutman Sanders LLP

Clare Lucich
Bentley & More LLP

Justin Martin
Dentons

Danielle Mayer
Buchalter

Amina Mousa
Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.

Allie O’Hara
Latham & Watkins LLP

Bree A. Oswald
Buchalter

Alexander C. Payne
Minyard Morris, LLP

Thalia S. Rofos
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

Akhil Sheth
Crowell & Moring

Christopher J. Taylor 
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Honieh Udenka
Brown Rudnick LLP

Kevin X. Wang
Hueston Hennigan LLP

Suzanna Winslow
Rutan & Tucker, LLP

Melvin B. Wu
Jones Day

Jiaxiao Zhang
McDermott Will & Emery

Janista Lee
Law Student Liaison
University of California Irvine School of Law

Amanda Sorvig
Law Student Liaison
Chapman University Fowler School of Law