• Phyllis A. Marshall

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    University of California Hastings College of the Law, J.D., 1991.
    Hastings Law Journal
    Alumni Scholarship, Hastings College of the Law.


    San Jose State University, B.S. in Nursing, 1984.

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    Phyllis Marshall has over 20 years of experience representing clients before the California State Legislature, the Governor’s Office and numerous state agencies, including the California Department of Insurance, the California Department of Corporations, the California Department of Motor Vehicles, the California Attorney General’s Office, the California Department of Health Care Services and the California Board of Equalization.

    Ms. Marshall provides advice and counsel to both private-sector and public-sector clients on matters before the California State Legislature in numerous subject matter areas, including local government, energy and telecommunications, manufacturing and taxation, healthcare, financial services and insurance, and education policy. She also provides legal counsel and strategic advice to clients before state agencies on litigation, compliance and enforcement actions.

    Prior to joining the firm, Ms. Marshall served as the California Manager of Governmental Affairs for Eli Lilly & Company. She also served as the Vice President and General Counsel of the Personal Insurance Federation of California. Her responsibilities included representing the Federation and the member insurance companies before the California Department of Insurance and the California State Legislature. She was responsible for implementing and executing strategies and tactics aimed at advancing the associations’ legislative and regulatory goals and objectives.

    Ms. Marshall has also been instrumental in the leadership and development of several Sacramento-based business coalitions and has extensive knowledge in the elections and initiative process. She was a founder of the California African American Political Action Committee and the California Association of African American Advocacy Professionals. Ms. Marshall, who is an active member of the National Bar Association, is a past President of the California Association of Black Lawyers.

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    Honors & Awards


    Memberships & Activities

    Admitted to practice in California.

    Board Member, California African American Political Action Committee.

    President, California Association of Black Lawyers, 1997-1998.

    Counsel, California Black Chamber of Commerce.

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