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
KARL FENSKE $226724.39 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
KENDI RAVSTEN $191903.37 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JA HEE YIN $152302.87 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
RHONDA HAYMON $188242.08 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
MICHAEL TANNER $197220.40 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
MALIKA DJAFAR $190947.22 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Alternate Public Defender
DIANE WISEMAN $195651.94 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
LESLIE ALLENBY $216399.48 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
DANIEL MARSHALL $217408.13 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
LINDA TONAI $209742.28 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
CELIA BENITEZ-BALDERRAMA $209766.19 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
LOWYNN YOUNG $211329.90 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
LESLIE RINGOLD $192262.78 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
KATHY MENDEZ $206473.10 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
TYREE CAMPBELL IV $208055.52 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JACQUELINE GIEDZINSKI $189729.64 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JESUS DE LA RIVA $204899.18 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
THOMAS SLATTERY $198655.52 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
APARNA VOLETI $206555.21 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
CRAIG OSAKI $208456.11 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender

Public Defender · Employee

Name Total Compensation Position Title Department
LAURA GREEN $173458.48 ASSISTANT PUBLIC DEFENDER (UC) Public Defender
MARCI PANTILIAT $101363.63 SENIOR PARALEGAL Public Defender
DIANA MARTIROSYAN $94285.69 PARALEGAL Public Defender
GLENDY ORTIZ $174478.50 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
WINSTON PETERS $312142.87 ASST PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
CURTIS DAWSON $19411.03 VETERAN INTERN, OFFICE & CLERICAL SUPPORT Public Defender
PETER CHUNG $187376.88 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
TORAL MALIK $199481.32 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
DELORES DANIELS $85143.08 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II Public Defender
IRV RUBIN $200391.33 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
DAVID BAGUMYAN $7716.82 STUDENT PROFESSIONAL WORKER I Public Defender
MONICA VALLEJO $63405.02 LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II Public Defender
BART SEEMEN $146218.88 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER II Public Defender
NEIL SPECTOR $149780.37 INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER Public Defender
JEFFREY MC CAMPBELL $98369.73 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
JOCELYN FLORES $65286.11 INTERMEDIATE CLERK Public Defender
SARAH LANGSTON $211054.49 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ECLASIA WESLEY $4663.51 CAREER DEVELOPMENT INTERN Public Defender
HARRY MCKEE $173340.96 DEPUTY PUBLIC DEFENDER III Public Defender
ADAM SEXTON $154719.26 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
INVESTIGATOR II,PUBLIC DEFENDER 71 $114,925 $169,280 $3,211 REYES DURAN
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT II 71 $75,974 $91,899 $11,148 BERNICE HICKS
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
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
LEGAL OFFICE SUPPORT ASSISTANT I 13 $53,847 $76,068 $18,636 MARIA CONTRERAS
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
SENIOR IT TECHNICAL SUPPORT ANALYST 5 $117,016 $124,189 $95,826 VU DOAN
PSYCHIATRIC SOCIAL WORKER I 5 $90,372 $105,034 $81,337 STACY LUONG
VETERAN INTERN, OFFICE & CLERICAL SUPPORT 4 $18,152 $19,714 $15,303 LONNELL COLE