Legal Services Division

FAX 714-434-4945​
General Counsel, 714-966-4220
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CLAIRE MOREY​
Counsel, 714-966-4222
 
LYSA SALTZMAN
Counsel, 714-966-4354​
KELLY BARNES
Counsel, 714-966-4214​
 
RUTH DIEP
Counsel, 714-966-4221
 
NORMA GARCIA
Paralegal, 714-966-4351​
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Linda Sweere
Supervising Legal Secretary, 714-966-4223​​​
Joanna Robold
Legal Secretary, 714-966-4219
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Barbara Finley​​​​
Legal Secretary, 714-966-4371​​

​The Legal Services staff advocates and promotes public education in Orange County by providing a variety of legal services to the OCDE and to school districts, community college districts, regional occupational programs, and special education local plan areas.

The areas of advice, counsel and assistance we provide to these agencies include, but are not limited to, the following: General Public Agency Issues, Labor and Employment, Business Issues: Contracts, Construction, Facilities, Purchasing, Special Education, Student Issues, and Education/Training.