Toby Rothschild is the General Counsel of the Legal Aid Foundation of Los Angeles, after serving as the executive director of the Legal Aid Foundation of Long Beach for 28 years and Interim Executive Director of LAFLA. He graduated from UCLA School of Law in 1969, and has worked at legal aid programs since graduation. He has been the president of the Long Beach Bar Association and was Vice Chair of the California Commission on Access to Justice. Toby served as Chair of the Professional Responsibility and Ethics Committee of the Los Angeles County Bar, and as liaison on access to justice issues to the commission which drafted the proposed new California Rules of Professional Responsibility. He currently serves as a member of the State Bar Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct. He frequently serves as a trainer on ethics, negotiation and management skills.