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 676; 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 2196; 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
PATRICIA CHARLTON $192795.12 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JEFFREY LEVY $155876.75 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
RHONDA LEONARD-HORWITH $200078.90 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
CHEROL NELLON $213988.84 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ANGELA CHEUNG $210417.47 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
MARY BURTON $206861.11 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
CARLOS BIDO $208717.64 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
VALENTIN RADA $209303.75 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ERICKA WILEY $205446.14 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
NGA TU-MENDOZA $179434.53 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
EDWIN NAJERA $196690.11 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
ALEXIS SALZMAN $168862.07 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
RIGOBERTO ARRECHIGA $204050.24 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
KEISHA HOLLAND $174750.10 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ERICA GRANT $202716.61 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
PHILIP DUBE $208714.58 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ELIZABETH LASHLEY-HAYNES $185994.89 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
RHONDA HAYMON $188242.08 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
LOUISE GULARTIE $209727.45 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
MACEO LEWIS $181428.91 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender

Public Defender · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
MICHAEL COGHLAN $215702.27 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
EMILY ANDRADE $47941.67 INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK Public Defender
MARCO SAENZ $282457.00 HEAD DEPUTY,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
LETICIA ARIAS $77813.21 SENIOR DEPARTMENTAL PERSONNEL TECH Public Defender
KARYNE SERRANO $155928.18 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
ROSA LOPEZ $103624.35 MANAGEMENT SECRETARY III Public Defender
ANNA ARMENTA-RIGOR $205064.52 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
SHERISE FRANCIS $124612.17 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
JANNET PEREZ $156978.13 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
EPIFANIO LLANOS JR $93123.26 PARALEGAL Public Defender
PHILIP DUBE $208714.58 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
MARLENE MC NEILL $192019.37 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
KARLA SARABIA $153781.47 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
SABRINA QUARLES $82960.34 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II Public Defender
RYAN JAY BULOSAN $176593.52 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
OLIVIA WYATT $97192.14 SUPVG LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASST. Public Defender
SHANNON MEADE $110053.83 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
SHANIKA BELL $68034.59 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II Public Defender
WALTEREISE LAMB-STANZELL $39571.84 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
HEENA PATEL $99044.23 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 558 $196,866 $229,230 $42,097 ELSA LEYVA
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II 478 $144,141 $192,467 $5,024 WILLIAM EDWARDS
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER IV 286 $232,605 $266,730 $54,621 KENNETH ERLICH
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II 142 $75,974 $91,899 $11,148 SHERYL FEARS
INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER 142 $114,925 $169,280 $3,211 DERRELL GRIFFITH
PARALEGAL 66 $89,916 $121,457 $5,602 ASHLEY CORMIER
HEAD DEPUTY,PUBLIC DEFENDER 56 $264,082 $308,573 $95,596 RITA SMITH
SENIOR PARALEGAL 54 $102,367 $120,079 $21,888 NORMA LINARES
DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER I 50 $43,556 $114,608 $318 CHRISTINA LOPEZ
SUPVG LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASST. 38 $79,224 $97,192 $23,475 LETICIA FONSECA
INTERMEDIATE TYPIST-CLERK 28 $51,645 $63,119 $33,924 ROXANNE THOMPSON
PSYCHIATRIC SOCIAL WORKER II 26 $107,724 $120,063 $90,499 KAREN RABWIN
INVESTIGATOR III, PUBLIC DEFENDER 26 $161,428 $176,626 $146,258 JAY KOMOSINSKI
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT I 26 $53,847 $76,068 $18,636 PATRICIA ROFFEY
STUDENT PROFESSIONAL WORKER I 20 $8,021 $11,809 $4,440 DAVID ROMERO
DIV CHF,PUBLIC DEF 16 $263,573 $310,540 $49,442 JOANNE ROTSTEIN
INTERMEDIATE CLERK 14 $64,377 $68,730 $53,154 JOCELYN FLORES
PSYCHIATRIC SOCIAL WORKER I 10 $90,372 $105,034 $81,337 LUISA CAMPBELL
SENIOR IT TECHNICAL SUPPORT ANALYST 10 $117,016 $124,189 $95,826 TAI TANG
SUPERVISING PARALEGAL 8 $122,514 $124,467 $119,326 JOHN GONZALES