Owner & General Counsel
Leslie Lava, a Tiburon resident and attorney specializing in municipal finance, has joined the ownership group of the San Rafael Pacifics Baseball Club as an owner and as the club’s General Counsel. The Pacifics, three-time champions of the Pacific Association of Professional Baseball Clubs, play their home games at Albert Park in San Rafael.
“This is a dream come true for me,” Lava said, “being able to mix my two passions, sports and law. I love that the Pacifics provide fun, low-cost entertainment, are dedicated to community service and play great baseball, too! I’m thrilled to be a part of the team.”
Ms. Lava received her Bachelor of Arts degree, magna cum laude, from Vanderbilt University and her Juris Doctor degree, with honors, from the University of Florida College of Law. She is Chairman of the Citizens Bond Oversight Committee for the Marin Healthcare District. She has served on the boards of The Dolphin Institute, the San Francisco SPCA and the San Francisco Zoo and has volunteered with the SHARE program at Marin Humane Society. Ms. Lava is also an active agility competitor with her canine superstar, Rosie.