O'Melveny 2022 Class Notes

5 O’Melveny & Myers LLP I omm.com EDWARD HICKEY (CLASS OF 1992) was recognized by President Biden with the President’s Lifetime Achievement Award for exceptional contributions to The American Association of Kidney Patients (AAKP) and the wider kidney community. Representing the highest level of recognition within the US Presidential Volunteer Service Award, the highly competitive and non-partisan national award recognizes an exemplary level of volunteerism to build a stronger nation through volunteer service, including the investment of thousands of hours of personal time and professional expertise. PHILIP LEWIS (CLASS OF 1992) is now focusing full-time on his psychotherapy practice in Beverly Hills/West Hollywood where he treats lawyers and other professionals who are struggling with anxiety, depression, anger issues, and career stress. www.MyTherapistPhil.com. WHIT ROBERTS (CLASS OF 1992) joined O’Melveny as Partner in the Dallas office, where he serves as Regional Head of our Corporate Department. He was named to D Magazine’s 2022 list of “Best Lawyers in Dallas,” which honors the top lawyers in Dallas as chosen by their peers. 1993 DAVID MAKARECHIAN (CLASS OF 1993) joined O’Melveny’s Partner Admissions Committee. DARYN E. RUSH (CLASS OF 1993) joined O’Melveny as Senior Counsel in the Washington, DC office. footing in their careers. He was a model citizen in the Los Angeles office, a constant force in improving morale, and passionate about community and pro bono service. He has been our go-to Partner on the West Coast for pro bono environmental matters. He was also a longtime member of our Green Office Committee and the Los Angeles Green Committee. Kelly will remain with O’Melveny as Of Counsel. 1990 STEPHANIE PARR (CLASS OF 1990) joined Meritech Capital as General Counsel. 1991 ROBERT PLESNARSKI (CLASS OF 1991) joined Shelly Heyduk as Co-Head of O’Melveny’s new, interdisciplinary Public Company Advisory Group. LAURA PRATHER (CLASS OF 1991) was named a 2022 Fulbright Scholar. Laura spent the fall of 2022 in Paris working with Reporters Without Borders to research how Strategic Lawsuits Against Public Participation have impacted core human rights in the European Union — and to help advocate for solutions to the problem. 1992 APALLA CHOPRA (CLASS OF 1992) was named among the Daily Journal’s 2022 “Top Women Lawyers” and “Top Labor & Employment Lawyers.” Classes