Michael A. Graham, in addition to serving on Blue13’s board for many years, is also a board member and performer with the Gay Men’s Chorus of Los Angeles. Graham is a Partner at the law firm of Pond North LLP working out of the firms Los Angeles and San Francisco offices. He has handled numerous civil trials and appeals for toxic tort, products liability, and employment cases on behalf of numerous Fortune 500 corporations in both federal and California courts. In addition, he has counseled private and public employers in matters involving employment-discrimination litigation and provided general labor and employment law advice. Mr. Graham received a Bachelor of Science in Foreign Service from Georgetown University and his law degree from the Georgetown University Law Center. He also attended the University of Vienna, Austria.