Jon H. Epsten, Esq., Susan Hawks McClintic, Esq. and the Shareholders of Epsten Grinnell & Howell, APC are pleased to announce the promotion of Dea C. Franck, Esq. to Shareholder, effective July 1, 2019.
Dea joined the firm in July of 2013, and her contributions to the firm and leadership in our Indian Wells office are unprecedented. In the six years since Dea has been a part of our team, she has maintained and established numerous key relationships and clients throughout the Coachella Valley and is well-known throughout the community association industry. Dea plays an active role in producing the firm’s annual Community Association Law Resource Book, speaks at the firm’s annual Legal Symposia and has developed and taught countless educational programs for community association board members and managers.
As a member of the Coachella Valley Chapter of the Community Associations Institute since 2015 and currently a member of the Chapter’s Board of Directors, Dea is an Educated Business Partner and has received many awards for her commitment to the Chapter. During her free time, Dea is also on the Board of Directors for Animal Samaritans, an animal welfare organization in the Coachella Valley.
As a Shareholder, Dea will lead the firm’s Indian Wells office, with plans for continued growth in the Coachella Valley, while providing the quality legal services for which our firm is known.