Romina R. Aghai Deputy Public Defender IIi · Public Defender


Romina R. Aghai holds the position title DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III, employed in the department of Public Defender in Los Angeles County. The total compensation in 2016 is $223699.00.

For the position title DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III, the number of employees is 338; the average compensation is $194,302; the minimum compensation is $22,614; the maximum compensation is $244,868.

For the department Public Defender, the number of employees is 1098; the average compensation is $154,217; the minimum compensation is $318; the maximum compensation is $445,350.


Romina R. Aghai · DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III · Public Defender

Last Name AGHAI
First Name ROMINA
Middle Initial R
Position Title DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III
Department Public Defender
Base Earnings $145568.00
Overtime Earnings $0.00
Other Earnings $3729.00
Leave Time Payouts $4526.00
Total Earnings $153824.00
Medical Dental Vision $20932.00
Retirement Surcharge $0.00
Pension Contributions $24947.00
Deferred Contributons $12415.00
LTD Life Medical Tax $3082.00
Other Benefits $8499.00
Total Benefits $69875.00
Total Compensation $223699.00
Year 2016

Deputy Public Defender IIi · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
JOVAN BLACKNELL $121126.06 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
HOWARD MILLER $208610.40 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
NAOMI FALK $202075.30 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
SHERRI LIRA $84142.09 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ROBERT CHU $215402.99 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
LYALL BEGGS $209034.64 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
MARK CARRILLO $187737.30 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
GRACIELA VALENZUELA $190850.42 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
COLLEEN CHIKAHISA $201548.65 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ABIHAIL GARCIA $157958.83 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
MICHAEL MANY $210151.73 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
WALTER MUNOZ $210845.21 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ALEXANDRA VIKSMAN $221063.35 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
SYLVIA DELGADO $206854.02 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
KARL FENSKE $226724.39 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JOE GUALANO $207048.41 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JUAN PEREZ $198897.31 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ERIKA DOWDELL $167036.31 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
DENNIS JONES $123134.01 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
LINDA TONAI $209742.28 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender

Public Defender · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
HOPE VANNORSDALL $216772.05 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
LOLISE ANDERSON $67745.88 INTERMEDIATE CLERK Public Defender
ELLEN COLEMAN $229229.67 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ROBIN GOMEZ $78362.10 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II Public Defender
SYLVIA DELGADO $206854.02 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
KELLY O'BRIEN $211654.33 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Public Defender
DANIEL IM $175538.53 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JACQUES NEPTUNE $174095.12 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
STEPHANIE FREIDENREICH $238633.38 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Public Defender
ELIZABETH LANDGRAF $146752.53 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
LINDA TONAI $209742.28 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
SUMITA DALAL $167511.83 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
DELLIA-CHANTE LEMAIRE $143210.29 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
DANA FLAUM $204999.91 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
NENA RAHMAN $45764.94 INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK Public Defender
LONNELL COLE $15302.81 VETERAN INTERN, OFFICE & CLERICAL SUPPORT Public Defender
ANOUSHEH ELMI $159269.35 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
ROSARIO CORONA $198720.48 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
PATRICIA GREEN $223808.92 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV Public Defender
MARK CORTI $172753.52 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender

Public Defender · Employee by Position_Title

Position Number of Employees Average Salary Maximum Salary Minimum Salary Employee
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III 279 $196,866 $229,230 $42,097 DIANE LINK
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II 239 $144,141 $192,467 $5,024 MELVIN HIGASHI
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV 143 $232,605 $266,730 $54,621 STEVEN FISHER
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II 71 $75,974 $91,899 $11,148 BERNICE HICKS
INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER 71 $114,925 $169,280 $3,211 REYES DURAN
PARALEGAL 33 $89,916 $121,457 $5,602 AUDREY ANDERSON
HEAD DEPUTY,PUBLIC DEFENDER 28 $264,082 $308,573 $95,596 RITA SMITH
SENIOR PARALEGAL 27 $102,367 $120,079 $21,888 GENEVA BROUSSARD
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER I 25 $43,556 $114,608 $318 CHRISTINA LOPEZ
SUPVG LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASST. 19 $79,224 $97,192 $23,475 LETICIA FONSECA
INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK 14 $51,645 $63,119 $33,924 BONISHA SCHENCK
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT I 13 $53,847 $76,068 $18,636 MARIA CONTRERAS
INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER 13 $161,428 $176,626 $146,258 THEODORE BRAGA JR
PSYCHIATRIC SOCIAL WORKER II 13 $107,724 $120,063 $90,499 MARIA SIM
STUDENT PROFESSIONAL WORKER I 10 $8,021 $11,809 $4,440 RONI MANOUKI
DIV CHF,PUBLIC DEF 8 $263,573 $310,540 $49,442 JOANNE ROTSTEIN
INTERMEDIATE CLERK 7 $64,377 $68,730 $53,154 AIDE ACOSTA
PSYCHIATRIC SOCIAL WORKER I 5 $90,372 $105,034 $81,337 STACY LUONG
SENIOR IT TECHNICAL SUPPORT ANALYST 5 $117,016 $124,189 $95,826 VU DOAN
SUPERVISING PARALEGAL 4 $122,514 $124,467 $119,326 JOHN GONZALES