Rochelle Karr


Director of Corporate Social Responsibility and Alumni Relations 
O'Melveny

Rochelle Karr is the firmwide Director of Corporate Social Responsibility (“CSR”) and Alumni Relations at O'Melveny. In her CSR role, she aligns and integrates the firm's business strategy with its pro bono, philanthropic, veteran support, volunteerism, environmental sustainability, and scholarship initiatives. In her alumni role, she drives O’Melveny’s engagement with its global network of over 5,000 alumni. Prior to creating her current role at the firm, she practiced as a labor and employment associate, then as the firmwide Director of Professional Development at O’Melveny.

Ms. Karr is a graduate of UC Berkeley’s Boalt Hall and has a degree in Mass Communications, summa cum laude, Phi Beta Kappa, from UC Berkeley. She is a member of the Los Angeles Community Leaders Group and the Association of Corporate Contributions Professionals. Ms. Karr chairs the Board of Directors for the American Heart Association - Orange County and is a member of the Women’s Philanthropy Fund with the United Way. Her passions include soccer, snowboarding and racquetball and, most importantly, spending time with her husband, her four children, and two golden retrievers.