On August 19, 2015, Kopple & Klinger attorney Ryan Nowicki was appointed to the Hermosa Beach Community Police Advisory Board, which serves as a liaison between the Hermosa Beach Police Department and the local community at large. Shortly after being appointed by Police Chief Sharon Papa, Ryan was elected by the Board as its Co-Chairperson. Ryan has assisted law enforcement departments in many capacities for a number of years, including representing on a pro bono basis the largest fundraising foundation for the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department.