Name: Larisa Dinsmoor
Place of Work: Deputy Public Defender, Office of the Orange County Public Defender.
Recent Professional Accomplishment: Orange County Bar Association President.
Fun Fact About Me: I have lived in Russia, Uganda and South Africa. I love to travel and do volunteer work with lawyers in developing countries. I've had the privilege of working with lawyers in Laos, Cambodia and Myanmar. I also like yoga, running, and trying new cuisines, although I don't like to cook.
Philanthropic Interests: International Bridges to Justice, Avocats Sans Frontières, Equal Justice Initiative (EJI) with Bryan Stevenson.
Favorite part about OCWLA: CLE's, Mixers, Wine Events, Judges Reception, Networking, Camaraderie.
Anything else you would like OCWLA Members to know about you: I am extremely accessible. Feel free to reach out to me. I believe in mentorship, allyship, and investing in women lawyers. Together, we can bring about more connection, community and unity.