Congrats to Roger Grable for being honored as an outstanding community volunteer!
Nominating Organization: Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
Honoree Category: Human & Community
Why Nominated: Roger A. Grable has a long history of volunteer charitable activities, especially in Orange County. As a partner at the Orange County office of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, Roger is the very effective leader of its robust pro bono services program, and an active lawyer representing pro bono clients. He has been the outside legal counsel, member of the Board and past president of the Board of Families Forward, a transitional housing provider for homeless families. He is a Board member of the Public Law Center, as well as the Building Industry Association, and has done volunteer work for them on the issue of affordable housing in Orange County. Roger is a former president of the Orange County Bar Association, and currently is General Counsel to the Festival of Arts in Laguna Beach and the Orange County Fair and Events Center. His former service as a board member of the Orange County Housing Trust included assisting in its formation for the purpose of providing a source of funding for affordable housing in the County.
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