Strategic Counsel PLC
Cynthia McClain-Hill is Managing Director of Strategic Counsel PLC, a multidisciplinary law firm that specializes in the management of its client’s complex legal matters, public policy engagements, issue advocacy, and communications.
McClain-Hill leads the public policy development practice at Strategic Counsel Consulting Squared, a companion firm specializing in strategic planning and growth management for public and private organizations, emphasizing public policy development and implementation strategies to achieve large-scale systems change.
McClain-Hill was named one of Southern California’s “Super Lawyers” in a recent survey of 65,000 Los Angeles area attorneys, ranking her among the top five percent of the state’s practicing attorneys. McClain-Hill serves on the Advisory Board to the Luskin UCLA School of Public Affairs and is a past president of the National Association of Women Business Owners, both National and LA Chapter. She was an appointee to the California Coastal Commission, California Fair Political Practices Commission (FPPC), CalEPA Environmental Justice Advisory Working Group, Community Redevelopment Agency of the City of Los Angeles (CRA) and Los Angeles City Small and Local Business Advisory Commission. McClain-Hill is the proud product of California’s public school system earning her Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from UCLA in 1998 and Juris Doctorate from UCLA School of Law in 2001. She is a wife and mother with two adult children.