New Board Members and 2017 Executive Committee
PLC's Board of Directors recently welcomed five new members:
Brian Farrell is a Senior Vice President and Associate General Counsel at
Banc of California. His focus is on institutional banking, managing business litigation matters, operations and compliance. He was a founding member and former chair of the PLC Advocates.
Chris McGrath is a partner at
Paul Hastings and the Chair of the Orange County Litigation Department. His practice focuses on securities litigation, class actions and complex corporate litigation. He previously served as President of the Board of Directors of the San Diego Volunteer Lawyers Program.
Dina Randazzo is an associate with
Schilling Law Group in Newport Beach. Her practice focuses on complex litigation matters involving business disputes and environmental issues. She was a founding member and former chair of the PLC Advocates.
Jennifer Trusso Salinas is a partner in
Troutman Sanders' Irvine office. She is a litigator who focuses her practice on intellectual property litigation as well as strategic counseling on patent, trademark, trade secret and copyright matters. She is a member of the Executive Committee of the Hispanic National Bar Association.
Carol Zaist is a partner in the Newport Beach office of
Newmeyer & Dillion and the firm's General Counsel. Her practice focuses on business litigation, construction disputes, real estate litigation, and trust litigation. She is the Chair of the firm's Pro Bono Committee.
PLC's Board of Director's 2017 Executive Committee members are:
Aaron Malo, President
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton, LLP
Mike Ermer, Vice President
Irell & Manella LLP
Mark Erickson, Secretary/Treasurer
Haynes and Boone LLP
Darren Aitken, Immediate Past President
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Roman Darmer, At Large Member
Dan Foster, At Large Member
McDermott, Will & Emery, LLP
Michele Johnson, At Large Member
Latham & Watkins LLP
Deborah Mallgrave, At Large Member
Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.
Charla "Sue" Riley, At Large Member
Crestbridge Financial Wealth Management