CCPD’s staff consists of attorneys, investigators, legal assistants, paralegals, social workers, IT and clerical staff. We also have grant-funded positions in juvenile education advocacy, Prop 47 and misdemeanor early representation. We employ approximately 130 full time staff members.
58% of our attorneys are female, and 35% are people of color. About 45% of our attorneys handle a felony caseload, 15% handle misdemeanors, 10% handle juvenile delinquency proceedings, and the remaining 30% represent clients in specialty courts and assignments or mental health-related proceedings (competency, LPS, SVP, MDO).
ROBIN LIPETZKY, Public Defender email@example.com
Ellen McDonnell, Chief Assistant Public Defender firstname.lastname@example.org
Ilean Baltodano, Supervising Attorney email@example.com
Brandon Banks, Supervising Attorney firstname.lastname@example.org
Betty Barker, Supervising Attorney email@example.com
Michelle Dawson, Supervising Attorney firstname.lastname@example.org
Elizabeth Harrigan, Supervising Attorney email@example.com
Jonathan Laba, Supervising Attorney firstname.lastname@example.org
Michael Lepie, Supervising Attorney email@example.com
Angelene Musawwir, Social Work Supervisor firstname.lastname@example.org
Sylvia Palma, Chief Investigator email@example.com
Stephanie Regular, Supervising Attorney firstname.lastname@example.org