About US

©2014 - Allport Productions-9089Bonnie Lane is a California licensed attorney in practice for over 25 years. Before specializing in employment law and labor law, she worked for a plaintiffs’ litigation firm with a focus on complex litigation and jury trials, and worked at the Los Angeles County Children’s Court representing the Department of Children and Family Services. For five years, Bonnie Lane was the house counsel for the Los Angeles County Probation Officers’ Union, AFSCME Local 685. As an associate attorney at the Law Office of Green & Shinee, Ms. Lane represented the Association of Los Angeles County Deputy Sherifs (ALADS) and its employee members, during Internal Affairs Bureau investigations, shooting and force reviews, Skelly hearings, Civil Service hearings, and ERCOM Unfair Labor Practice hearings.

For over fifteen years, the Law Office of Bonnie Lane has primarily represented employees of the Los Angeles County, including the departments of Children and Family Services, Community and Senior Services, District Attorney, Fire (including Lifeguard Division), Health Services, Internal Services, Mental Health, Public Defender and County Counsel, Public Social Services, Public Works and Sheriffs.

Ms. Lane takes pride in being attentive and compassionate to clients and their families while providing tenacious and aggressive legal representation.

Carla Tourin is an influential legal professional with a passion for the law, as well as a skilled communicator and trusted consultant. She is a consensus builder who is able to unite disparate parties around common goals. In addition to her legal experience, Carla’s career has encompassed human resources and business administration.

For a number of years, Carla represented immigration clients in the state of Minnesota, where she provided a broad range of legal services serving victims of human trafficking and other immigrant crime victims. She served clients who were seeking US visa status, permanent residents seeking US citizenship, and client-victims seeking marital dissolution. Additionally, she represented clients at paternity and unemployment hearings.

Carla is an experienced mediator who has been involved in a number of successful mediations and arbitrations in private practice as well as through her volunteer services for the Conflict Resolution Center in Minneapolis. She also served as a community liaison for victims of the devastating 2012 Minneapolis tornado and was instrumental in creating a partnership with the international group, Mediators Beyond Borders.

These skills and her passion, combined with her extensive background helping the underserved, result in a well-rounded and zealous legal advocate working on your behalf.