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Board of Trustees

Susana Inda

Susana Inda

President

Susana Inda is Assistant Counsel for Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority, where she began as a paralegal. She works primarily on litigation matters, which include areas of personal injury, eminent domain, and employment law but also advises on transactional matters, the Brown Act, and the California Public Records Act.  Susana has served as Board of Trustee, Finance Committee and Executive Committee member, Secretary and President- Elect for the SCCBA.  In 2018, the SCCBA named her Barrister of the Year. Susana is also active in the Santa Clara County La Raza Lawyers Association and its Charitable Foundation counterpart.  She graduated from UC Merced, with honors, in Political Science and from Thomas Jefferson School of Law.

susana.inda@vta.org

Bruce MacLeod

Bruce D. MacLeod

President-Elect

Bruce D. MacLeod is a graduate of the University of California at Santa Cruz and the University of California Hastings College of the Law.  He is currently Senior Counsel with the San Jose firm of Willoughby, Stuart, Bening & Cook, practicing primarily in the fields of business litigation and professional malpractice.  During Mr. MacLeod’s career, he has had more than 20 jury and court trials, participated in numerous binding and non-binding arbitrations and mediations, attended approximately 1,000 depositions, and in 2020 was named a Northern California “Super Lawyer”.

Prior to joining Willoughby, Stuart, Bening & Cook, Mr. MacLeod was with Farmers Insurance, where he defended Farmers’ insureds against major personal injury and property damage claims. Prior to that, he was an attorney at the firm of Gassett, Perry & Frank in San Jose. Contact: bruce@wsbclawyers.com

Mr. MacLeod has been a member of the Santa Clara County Bar Association Board of Trustees since 2016, and in 2020 served as the SCCBA Treasurer.

Richard Schramm

Richard Schramm

Treasurer

Richard Schramm, is the managing attorney for Employment Rights Attorneys, located in Campbell, CA. With over 40 years handling all aspects of employment law, Mr. Schramm has extensive experience in state and federal courts, representing individual employees, executives, and small businesses.

He is a seasoned trial attorney prosecuting and defending wrongful termination, harassment, discrimination, breach of contract, and wage-hour cases. Mr. Schramm has achieved consistently favorable results both from trials, and in arbitrations and mediations. He has argued cases before both federal and state Appellate Courts, as well as more than 15 different federal and state agencies.  As an experienced employment law attorney, Mr. Schramm has been designated an expert witness before three federal courts and one state court on issues involving gender discrimination and attorney-client fee disputes.

rschramm@eralawyers.com

Patrick Hammon

Patrick Hammon

Secretary

Patrick Hammon is a Partner at McManis Faulkner. Drawing upon deep litigation experience, Patrick has secured several high-profile defense wins, including defeating a federal criminal indictment against a major delivery service and a class action brought against a professional football league. He focuses on delivering positive results to his clients, who view him as a trusted business partner.

phammon@mcmanislaw.com

S Michael Lee

S. Michael Lee

Immediate Past President

S. Michael Lee is General Counsel of Uniquify, Inc. With over 20 years of legal experience, he provides legal expertise and advice on a wide range of strategic and operational issues. He represented the government in consumer protection cases while at the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office and represented corporations in regulatory investigations while an attorney at an AMLAW 200 law firm. Michael is a litigation expert with extensive trial experience in both state and federal court. He graduated from UC Berkeley, with Honors, in Political Science and from the University of San Diego School of Law.

mlee@uniquify.com

Adam Davis

Adam Davis

Adam Juratovac

Adam Juratovac

BJ Fadem

BJ Fadem

Co-Chair Diversity Committee

Law Offices of BJ Fadem & Associates, APC

bjfadem@fademlaw.com

Carlos Rosario

Carlos Rosario

President, Black Lawyers Association

Product Counsel at Wing

carlitosrosario@gmail.com

Cory Hammon

Cory Hammon

Law Office of Walter Pierce Hammon

coryhammon@gmail.com

Golnesa Monazamfar

Golnesa Monazamfar

Golnesa Monazamfar Family Law Group

golnesa@gmfamilylawgroup.com

Grainne Callan

Grainne Callan, Esq.

Chair, Women Lawyers

Law Office of Grainne Callan, Esq.

grainne.callan@callanlawoffice.com

Jil Dalesandro

Jil Dalesandro

Jil Dalesandro Law & Mediation Offices

jildalesandrolaw@comcast.net

Micael 'Mica' Estremera

Micael “Mica” Estremera

SCC Office of the Public Defender

mr.estremera@gmail.com

Nicole Ford

Nicole Ford

Co-Chair, Diversity Committee

Law Offices of Nicole Ford

nicolemford24@gmail.com

Ralph Robles Jr

Ralph Robles Jr.

President, La Raza Lawyers Association

Law Office of Ralph Robles Jr.

ralphrobleslaw@gmail.com

Rya Loh

Ryan Loh

Delegate to SCCBA by Asian Pacific American Bar Association

VP of Legal at Bolt

ryan.loh@bolt.com