James L. Payne

FOUNDING PARTNER, PAYNE & FEARS LLP

Adviser, litigator in employment law, incl. class-action … clients include Lennar (see Jon Jaffe), Boeing, Safeway, Walmart … 25th-largest firm in OC: 30+ attorneys, 60 employees … pro-bono arbitrator for OC Bar … Special Olympics … bachelor’s, UCI; JD, Loyola Marymount … St. Thomas More Honor Society at LMU … previously Paul Hastings (see John Simonis), O’Melveny (see Mark Peterson)