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

Ashley C. 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

David Keithly
Schilling Law Group, PC

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

Danielle M. Mayer
Holland & Knight LLP

Amina Mousa
Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.

Allie O’Hara
Latham & Watkins LLP

Bree A. Oswald

Alexander C. Payne
Minyard Morris, LLP

Ingrid Petersen
Irell & Manella 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

Joe Ursic
Littler Mendelson P.C.

Kevin X. Wang
Hueston Hennigan LLP

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

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

Amanda Sorvig
Law Student Liaison
Chapman University Fowler School of Law