PLC Advocates

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

Samantha Dorey – Co-Chair
Everett Dorey LLP

Allan Kellogg – Co-Chair
Minyard Morris, LLP

Andrenna Berggren
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP

Thy Bui
Costangy Brooks Smith & Prophete, LLP

Annalee Clubb
Jones Day

Matt Costello
Haynes and Boone LLP

Mohammed Elayan
Rutan & Tucker, LLP

Geelan Fahimy

Colin Fraser
Greenberg Traurig, LLP

Justin Gillett
Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear LLP

Jacqueline Gottlieb Luther
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP

Darren Kerstien
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher, LLP

Mandy Kim
McDermott Will & Emery, LLP

Kristalyn Lee
Lewis Brisbois Bisgaard & Smith LLP

Danielle Mayer
Buchalter

Andrea Mazingo
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

David Miller
Nossaman LLP

Akhil Sheth
Crowell & Moring

Allison Strittmater
Latham & Watkins LLP

Christopher Taylor 
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Joe Ursic
LaFollette, Johnson, DeHaas, Fesler & Ames

Kevin Wang
Irell & Manella LLP

Suzanna Winslow
Banc of California

Kristopher Wood
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP

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

Amanda Sorvig
Law Student Liaison
Chapman University Fowler School of Law