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Orange County Business Council Installs Snell & Wilmer Partner to Board of Directors
Jon Frank, real estate, environmental, energy & finance partner at Snell & Wilmer’s Orange County office, was appointed to the Board of Directors of the Orange County Business Council (OCBC) at the annual installation dinner on February 9th, 2012.
OCBC represents and promotes the business community, working with government and academia to enhance Orange County’s economic development and prosperity in order to preserve a high quality of life. Through pro-active advocacy programs at the county, state, federal and national levels, OCBC focuses on achieving core initiatives such as improving infrastructure, enhancing workforce development, increasing the supply of workforce housing and maintaining robust economic development. The Board of Directors work to ensure that OCBC is in alignment with their goal to make Orange County a better place to live, work and raise a family.
“From leading coalitions to promote vital infrastructure, successfully advocating critical pro-business legislation, and helping make it possible for folks to find jobs and obtain affordable housing, OCBC is a critical component to the advancement of business in Orange County,” Frank said. “I am honored to be involved with the organization.”
Frank’s practice is concentrated in general real estate, including purchase, sale and development and commercial leasing transactions involving income producing property, hotels and resorts, retail, residential, vacant land, solar, alternative energy and other uses; commercial leasing; Mexico real estate law; and zoning and land use. Frank is the founder of Magical Builders, a non-profit organization that partners with community children, local and national businesses and volunteers to renovate and improve facilities of children’s non-profit organizations across the country. In Orange County, Magical Builders partnered with the Angels Baseball Foundation to build youth ball-fields during the 2010 Major League Baseball All-Star Week. Frank also sits on the board of the Boys & Girls Club of Santa Ana.
About Snell & Wilmer L.L.P.
Founded in 1938, Snell & Wilmer is a full-service business law firm with more than 400 attorneys practicing in nine locations throughout the western United States and in Mexico, including Los Angeles and Orange County, California; Phoenix and Tucson, Arizona; Denver, Colorado; Las Vegas and Reno, Nevada; Salt Lake City, Utah; and Los Cabos, Mexico. The firm represents clients ranging from large, publicly traded corporations to small businesses, individuals and entrepreneurs. For more information, visit www.swlaw.com.