OCBA Nominating Committee Announces Slate of Candidates for 2023 Officers and Board of Directors

The following candidates have been nominated to run in the OCBA's upcoming fall election for terms beginning Jan. 1, 2023. The person elected 2023 Secretary will be expected to continue to serve in the following capacities: 2024 Treasurer, 2025 President-Elect, 2026 President, and 2027 Immediate Past President. In accordance with OCBA Bylaws, 2022 President-Elect Michael A. Gregg (Littler Mendelson, P.C.) will serve as the 2023 OCBA President, while 2022 OCBA President Daniel S. Robinson (Robinson Calcagnie, Inc.) will serve as 2023 OCBA Immediate Past President. The online election will open for voting on Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022, and close at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 27, 2022. Only active attorney members will be eligible to vote (no law students, retired, or honorary members).


Christina M. Zabat-Fran
St. John Knits



Mei Tsang



Shirin Forootan
Forootan Law


Teresa A. McQueen
Western Growers


Director At Large (4 seats open)

Brian A. Bayati
Bayati Law Group, P.C.


Caroline R. Djang
Buchalter, A Professional Corporation

Daniel M. Glassman
K&L Gates LLP


Michael S. LeBoff
Klein & Wilson

Sharon Oh-Kubisch
Smiley Wang-Ekvall


Melissa A. Petrofsky-White
The Petrofsky Law Firm

Howard M. Privette
Snell & Wilmer


Eric V. Traut
Traut Firm