legislativecounsel.ca.gov

Alyssa Kaplan

925 L Street

Sacramento, California 95814

Office: 916-341-8307

Alyssa.Kaplan@legislativecounsel.ca.gov

Alyssa Kaplan is a deputy legislative counsel. She joined the office in 2014.

Ms. Kaplan is assigned to the Legislative Services Branch. This branch is responsible for advising the Members and legislative staff on legislature procedure, appropriations and the state budget, the Political Reform Act of 1974, election law, litigation, personnel issues, and other legislative matters, and for drafting contracts and leases.

Prior to joining the office, Ms. Kaplan served as an Attorney Advisor in the U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Administrative Law Judges (Pittsburgh District Office).

Ms. Kaplan received her J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, from which she graduated magna cum laude. While at Cardozo, she served as a Notes Editor on the Cardozo Law Review and was elected to the Order of the Coif. Ms. Kaplan earned her undergraduate degree in English from Tulane University, from which she graduated summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa.

Ms. Kaplan is a member of the California State Bar.