Community Involvement

Community Involvement


Our attorneys give back to our community beyond legal organizations. These include the following civic and charitable activities, in which we sometimes have leadership roles:

  • Anti-Defamation League of Orange County and Long Beach, Regional Board
  • Chapman University, Trustee
  • Democratic Foundation of Orange County, Board Member
  • The California State Polytechnic University Humboldt Foundation, Board of Directors
  • Southern California Chapter of the International Women’s Forum, former member Board of Directors
  • WisePlace, Board of Directors

We believe that the arts enrich our lives, and accordingly we give significant support to:

  • The Center Theater Group
  • South Coast Repertory Theater, Golden Circle
  • The Los Angeles Opera, Silver Benefactors (Patrons)
  • The Segerstrom Center for the Arts

We believe that from those to whom much is given, much is asked.  We generously support:

  • BEADS for Education (Kenya) – we provide boarding scholarships for two young Masai women from grade school through high school
  • Children of Uganda – supporting two children throughout their school years
  • Chapman University
  • The UC Berkeley Foundation (endowed scholarships)
  • The UC Berkeley History Department
  • The UC Hastings Foundation (judicial extern endowed scholarships)
  • The California State Polytechnic University Humboldt Foundation (endowed scholarships)
  • Wake Forest University (endowed scholarship)
  • Children’s Hospital of Orange County
  • Donors Choose (support for public schools in underserved communities)
  • Second Harvest Food Bank
  • Food for People (Eureka)
  • Share Ourselves (S.O.S)
  • Planned Parenthood
  • WisePlace (OC’s shelter for unaccompanied, unhoused women)
  • The Public Law Center of Orange County
  • The Constitutional Rights Foundation – Los Angeles
  • The Anti-Defamation League
  • The Catholic Worker
  • The Sierra Club
  • The Redwood Discovery Museum of Eureka