Children’s Law Center of California (CLC) employs nearly 500 lawyers, paralegals, investigators, and support staff.  Included in staff are a mental health advocacy team, a family finding team, and experts specializing in the areas of education and juvenile justice.  A number of CLC attorneys are also Child Welfare Law Specialists, recognized by the State Bar of California, with an enhanced level of knowledge, skill, and experience in juvenile law.

Learn more about our Executive Staff, Board of Directors, and CLC Child Welfare Law Specialists.

David EstepFirm Director
Lloyd BedellAttorney Supervisor
Elaine BradshawAttorney Supervisor
Robin Kovalsky Investigator Supervisor
Kelly Parker Attorney Supervisor
Sabrina Pumphrey Investigator Supervisor
Princess V.F. Ramey Attorney Supervisor & Outreach Director
Natasha SparksInvestigator Supervisor
Christopher Taylor Attorney Supervisor
Juan Valles Attorney Supervisor
Robin White Investigator Supervisor

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Brian ThompsonFirm Director
Charles Aghoian Attorney & Writ Supervisor
Leah Cohen-Mays Attorney Supervisor
Karin CollinsAttorney Supervisor
Darryn GumAttorney Supervisor
Debra LopezInvestigator Supervisor
Renee O’Neill Attorney Supervisor
Elizabeth RamirezInvestigator Supervisor
Crystal RodriguezInvestigator Supervisor
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Ivy Lewis Firm Director
Maggie BrandowAttorney Supervisor
Cidney DoyleInvestigator Supervisor
Carmella Echaveste Investigator Supervisor
Elysia Figueroa Investigator Supervisor
Ken IchirokuAttorney Supervisor
Crystal LaraInvestigator Supervisor
Sylvia LopezInvestigator Supervisor
Sasha Stern Attorney Supervisor
Robert VasquezAttorney Supervisor
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Lucia MurilloFirm Director
Barbara Duey Attorney Supervisor & Crossover Director
Charles InadaAttorney Supervisor
Kevin JervikMental Health Clinician
Sonia MartinezCARE & CSEC Program Supervisor
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Jennifer McCartneyFirm Director
Christina AlcarazInvestigator Supervisor
Meredith AlexanderAttorney Supervisor
Alyse Bloomfield Attorney Supervisor
Lucila ChairezAttorney Supervisor
Edward TsangAttorney Supervisor
Rory JacksonInvestigator Supervisor
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Cindy Cain Investigator Supervisor
Elissa DuncanAttorney Supervisor
Cynthia RamirezCARE Team Supervisor
Duane Vick Managing Attorney

Rebecca IngermanAttorney Supervisor
Rosa MorenoInvestigator Supervisor
Briana O’DanielCARE Team Supervisor
Nicole RouseManaging Attorney
Susan AbramsPolicy and Training Director
Odessa Berry-PowersImmigration Attorney
Ronnie Cheung Training Coordinator
Dean Conklin Resource and Training Attorney
Brenda Dabney Northern California Regional Director
Andrea GleavesCommunications Manager
Leslie HeimovExecutive Director
Jody Leibman Green Grants Director
Julie McCormick Policy Associate
John MollDirector of Operations
Patricia Salcido Administrator
Phyllis StricklanDirector of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
Luciana Svidler RHEP Coordinator, Policy Associate
Stephanie TalaveraDevelopment Manager
Rosalee VillalobosAssociate Director of Operations
Catherine ZeppSacramento Administrator

To find a CLC staff member, please click on the appropriate office listed above.  All CLC employees can be reached via e-mail using their last name followed by their first initial