Mona Tawatao is a Senior Litigator with 23 years of legal services experience pursuing health, housing, land use and civil rights litigation and advocacy throughout California. She was a regional counsel for housing and land use for 12 years with LSNC where she also co-founded its Race Equity Project and has also taught housing law as a visiting professor at UC Davis School of Law. Mona received her J.D. from UCLA School of Law after which she clerked for the Honorable Consuelo B. Marshall in U.S. District Court in Los Angeles. She serves on the boards of the Equal Justice Society and the Advisory Editorial Board of the Clearinghouse Review, among others.