Manny Medrano

Your best Criminal Defense Attorney

A Harvard Law School graduate and former federal prosecutor, Manny is a state and federal criminal defense attorney.

Manny Medrano is an Emmy award-winning broadcast journalist and accomplished trial attorney.  He represents and advises clients in a broad range of state and federal white collar criminal investigations and trials.  Previously, Mr. Medrano was a complex business litigator, and also served as a federal prosecutor in the Los Angeles U.S. Attorney's Office.  He has tried 60 cases to verdict, never losing a jury trial, including the successful prosecution of the drug cartel leaders responsible for the 1985 kidnapping, torture and murder of DEA Special Agent Enrique Camarena in Mexico.  An adjunct law professor, Mr. Medrano is a graduate of Harvard College and Harvard Law School.  He appears regularly as a legal commentator on network and local television and radio programs, including CNN, NBC, MSNBC, KTLA and NPR.  

Sport: Tennis
College/Pro Team: Harvard
Chapter: Pasadena (CrossBiz)
Profession: Attorney
Specialty: Criminal
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    SEAN FARNHAM joined ESPN in 2010 as a college basketball analyst. He calls games across ESPN, ESPN2 and ESPNU from various conferences, including SEC, Pac-12. and West Coast Conference.

    In 2008, Farnham began working for CBS College Sports as a basketball analyst covering the Mountain West Conference, Atlantic-10 and Conference USA.

    Farnham co-hosted the afternoon drive show with Chris Meyers on Fox Sports Radio. He originally began with the network in 2004 as their lead college basketball analyst and weekend host. Farnham started his radio career in 2003 with ESPN 710 Los Angeles, where he hosted postgame shows on the Lakers, UCLA and USC and also filled in on weekday programming.

    Starting in the fall of 2001 Farnham worked at Fox Sports Net/West covering everything from the Pac-10, Big West and WCC basketball, as well as NBA, MLB and college football. During his ten year run at Fox Sports Net, he won two Los Angeles based Emmy’s.

    After graduating from UCLA, Farnham was an assistant coach at Pepperdine University under the guidance of Jan van Breda Kolff. The Waves finished with a 22-9 record and advanced to the NIT second round.

    Farnham was a student-athlete at UCLA where he was a freshman on the 1997 Pac-10 Championship team that advanced to the NCAA Elite Eight. He was named UCLA’s Freshman of the Year in 1997, Most Improved Player in 1999 and was the 1999-2000 co-captain with Earl Watson. In his final two seasons at UCLA, the Bruins were 16-2 in games Farnham started (14-0 in the regular season, both losses came in the NCAA Championship). Farnham was also the Chairman of the Bruins Athletic Council, and represented UCLA at the Pac-10 leadership forum both of his final two years on campus.

    Farnham graduated from UCLA in 2000 with a bachelors degree in history. He played high school basketball at De La Salle, the same high school as ESPN’s NBA analyst Jon Barry, in Concord, Calif. Farnham was the first to lead the Spartans to the California State Championship.

    During the summer of 2011 Farnham developed a non-profit charity, Hoops from Home, which provides basketball camps and academic scholarships to service member’s children.

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    May 28, 2020 at 7:30am
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    With 15 years of non-profit management and humanitarian experience, DANIELLE GRAM joined Founders Pledge to transform philanthropy through an evidence-led approach. She was formerly the Head of the Tony Blair Foundation-US, and has founded successful non-profit and political initiatives, the largest of which, Kids for Peace, engaged 13 million children in 2018. Danielle has traveled to more than 60 countries and worked as a humanitarian in Africa, Asia, the Middle East, and South America. She received an A.B. in Religion and Sociology from Harvard College.

    Outside of the office, Danielle enjoys adventures in the Great Outdoors, political activism, community-building, and is an avid reader.




    ALLYSON KAPIN has been named one of the "Most Influential Women in Tech" by Fast Company, a "Tech Titan" by the Washingtonian, and "one of the top 30 women entrepreneurs to follow on Twitter" by Forbes for her leadership roles in technology and social media. Allyson is the Co-Founder of Rad Campaign, and has helped the largest and smallest nonprofits, foundations, and philanthropists build websites, apps, and national campaigns to power fundraising and grassroots movements.

    Her campaigns have been recognized with several prestigious web awards and featured on several top media networks ranging from CNN to NPR to The Daily Show with Jon Stewart. She is passionate about the intersection of social change with online technologies and social communities, a topic she deeply explores in her nonprofit bestselling book Social Change Anytime Everywhere, co-authored by Amy Sample Ward of NTEN. The book is an action-oriented guide that shows nonprofits how to build and mobilize their communities through multifaceted campaigns, and by integrating online channels with offline tactics.

    As the Founder of Women Who Tech, she launched one of the largest global programs, the Women Startup Challenge, in partnership with Craig Newmark of craigslist and Craig Newmark Philanthropies to disrupt up a culture and economy that has made it exceedingly difficult for women entrepreneurs to raise capital. She's on a mission to close the funding gap. 

    Allyson sits on the Board of Directors for the Women League of Voters. She's also been on the Advisory Board for the Anita Borg Institute and NTEN's Nonprofit Technology Conference Planning Committee. She's a jury member for the Webby Awards and speaks at conferences across the U.S. ranging from SXSW to Personal Democracy Forum, NTEN, and BBCON. Allyson is a contributor to Fast Company and Forbes focusing on trends in technology.  

    AMIR NATHOO leads growth, trust and safety. He previously worked at Square founding the Square Payroll product. Before that he was CEO and co-founder of, having started his career at IBM. Amir holds an MEng from Cambridge. Mass school closures are now a reality, and many parents are scrambling to find affordable online learning options for their children. Outschool can help. Outschool​ is a marketplace of live online classes for kids ages 3-18. Classes meet in small groups over live video chat where students are safely connected with teachers and classmates who share their interests. Outschool is making $1,000,000 worth of classes available for free to families in the U.S. who have been impacted by school closures and are facing financial hardship.

    PhilanthropyTouch is an industry specific group within our larger AthletesTouch network, which is an exclusive, transformative, membership community of individuals and organizations who are changing the world through charitable and social enterprise. Members share the same mentality: that charity is enterprise and must see itself as such to perform and accomplish the most good. We share best practices, resources, contacts, successes and failures through a speaker driven environment. The PhilanthropyTouch community is comprised of philanthropists, funders, c-Level staff, donors, board members, development staff, trusted advisors and founders.




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