Governor Brown Appoints LCW Attorney Erich Shiners to PERB Board

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Date: Mar 1, 2018 11:33 AM
Governor Brown Appoints LCW Attorney  Erich Shiners to PERB Board

Governor Brown on Tuesday announced the appointment of Erich Shiners to the California Public Employment Relations Board (PERB). Erich Shiners is an attorney in the Sacramento office of Liebert Cassidy Whitmore where he serves the firm’s public agency clients including cities, counties and special districts.

“I am extremely honored and proud to accept this appointment and serve on PERB. I have enjoyed working with the outstanding attorneys at LCW and appreciate the opportunity to be part of it. The firm’s reputation as a leader in its fields of practice is well deserved,” Erich said.

Erich served as a legal advisor to PERB from 2008-2011. He is a member of the California Lawyers Association, Sacramento County Bar Association and the American Bar Association. He earned a Juris Doctor degree from the University of the Pacific, McGeorge School of Law.

The firm’s Managing Partner, J. Scott Tiedemann, remarked, “This is a prestigious appointment and we are very excited for Erich. While we are sad to say goodbye to him as a member of the firm, we wish him the best in this role.”


Liebert Cassidy Whitmore provides comprehensive, responsive, and highly skilled legal advice, representation, litigation services, negotiations and training to California’s public employers, private schools and non-profits. The firm serves more than 60% of its cities and counties and 80% of its community college districts. The Firm has offices in Los Angeles, San Francisco, Fresno, San Diego, and Sacramento.

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