LAURA HESS, ALLYSON THOMPSON, AND MICHELLE PHILO APPOINTED TO ORANGE COUNTY WOMAN'S LAWYER ASSOCIATION BOARD

On Monday, December 9, 2013, Kring & Chung, LLP was a proud sponsor of the Orange County Woman's Lawyer Association ("OCWLA"), 2014 Board of Officers and Directors Installation and Holiday Celebration.

Partner Laura C. Hess will serve as the 2014 President of the Executive Board of Directors for OCWLA. She served on the Board of Directors for five years prior to being President.

Holiday Party

Senior Associate Allyson K. Thompson will serve as the 2014 Vice President of the Executive Board of Directors. She formerly served as the Secretary and Board Member.

Associate Michelle Philo will serve on the Board of Directors for 2014. Michelle served as Student Representative for two years prior. She was honored with the Everyday Hero Award in recognition for her exceptional commitment to OCWLA and her efforts in planning the OCWLA Annual Gala. The Gala recognizes the organization's Attorney of the Year and Judge of the Year and serves as the organization's primary fundraiser for the year.

With over 200 members, OCWLA is one the largest affiliate bars to the Orange County Bar Association. OCWLA is dedicated to the advancement of women in the legal profession and the support of diversity in judicial positions and law firm partnerships. OCWLA has grown to fulfill not just the educational needs of its members, but also the needs of the community at large.