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5 Park Plaza
Suite 1100
Irvine, CA 92614

Phone: (949) 255-6950
Fax: (949) 474-2060

Office Contacts

Manuel Saldana

Orange County Fast Facts

  • 133 Attorneys
  • Opened in 2003
  • AV® Preeminent rating, Martindale-Hubbell
  • Chambers USA
  • Super Lawyers and Rising Stars distinction 
  • General Counsel Award nominee, Orange County Business Journal
  • Certified Tax Specialist, California Board of Legal Specialization
  • Certified Public Accountant
  • California Minority Counsel Program, Board of Directors
  • Orange County Women Lawyers Association, President
  • Orange County Asian American Bar Association, Treasurer
  • Associated General Contractors, Board of Directors and Legal Advisory Committee

The Orange County office is led by office co-managing partners Christine Barker and Manuel Saldana. Located in Irvine, the office continues to grow and diversify its practice groups, which currently include complex Business/Commercial Litigation, Class Action, Tort & Product Liability, Employment, Construction, Tax and Wealth Management, Trust and Fiduciary Litigation, Intellectual Property, Professional Liability, Business Transactions, and Aviation.

The Orange County office has strong working relationships with individuals and businesses representative of Orange County's diverse economy, ranging from small and mid-size enterprises to Fortune 500 companies, including TM Claims Services, Chubb Group of Insurance Companies, Yokohama, Mitsubishi, Sompo, Toyota, The Salvation Army, Union Standard Insurance Group, and Western Digital.

In 2008, the Orange County office established, and continues to maintain, a Diversity Bar Stipend award for the Orange County Women’s Lawyer Association. The Award is granted to an Orange County Law School graduate prior to his or her taking the bar examination. Applicants for the award must have ties to the Orange County area and actively demonstrate an interest in or participate in diversity related efforts in addition to having a diverse background.