Minutes

LOS ANGELES CITY ATTORNEY'S ASSOCIATION
LACAA

 
MINUTES - BOARD MEETING

Date: Wednesday, November 27, 2019
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Location:

INTERNET VOTE

Present: Oscar Winslow, President
Josh Geller, 1st Vice President
Syndi Hoa Driscoll, 2nd Vice President
Ann Rosenthal, Secretary
Nick Lauber, Treasurer
Christina Checel, Proprietary Director
Matt Schonbrun, Criminal Director
Patrick Hiscocks, Criminal Director
Richard Tom, Civil Director
Artin Afkhami, Civil Director

1. Requests by Judicial candidates for endorsements

On August 14, 2019, two judicial candidates made presentations to the membership requesting LACAA’s endorsement for their candidacy. The Board refrained from making a decision until it was clear who was running for the seats.

Motion, by Driscoll: To endorse Steve Morgan for Judge. Second by Schonbrun.

In favor: Driscoll, Schonbrun, Philips, Hiscocks, Checel, Lauber, Tom, Geller, Afkhami, Winslow, Rosenthal
Against: None.
Abstain: None.

Motion Passed

Motion, by Geller: To endorse Tom Parsekian for Judge. Second by Afkhami.

In favor: Geller, Hiscocks, Checel, Rosenthal
Against: Schonbrun, Lauber, Winslow, Afkhami
Abstain: Driscoll, Tom, Philips

Motion did not pass.

 

On February 10, 2020 the Board appointed 1st V.P. Josh Geller to the position of President of LACAA, under Article 3, Section 5 of the Bylaws.


If you are interested joining the LACAA Board, please contact LACAA Secretary Ann Rosenthal at aneemal@sbcglobal.net.


The Board is pleased to announce that LACAA has retained the law firm of MASTAGNI, HOLSTEDT, AMICK, MILLER & JOHNSEN as General Counsel.