Office of Communications

The Office of Communications handles a variety of roles for the law school, including news media inquiries, public relations, and marketing.

Please contact the Office of Communications for the following:

    Media relations • External and internal communications • Event publicity and calendars • Websites • Social media • Brochures and other print publications • Photo requests • Direct mail • Newsletters • Advertising • Electronic displays • Bulletin boards • Signage • Videotaping • Branding and graphic identity standards

    Communications Staff

  • Colleen Taricani

    Assistant Dean for Communications
    (949) 824-3063

    Colleen Taricani is responsible for strategic communications, media relations and public relations for University of California, Irvine School of Law. Prior to joining UC Irvine School of Law, Taricani was a media relations and communications manager for Latham & Watkins, a global law firm. In that capacity, she directed the firm’s worldwide media relations and strategic communications to develop and implement brand identity. Taricani also worked as a journalist producing financial news television shows for CNBC and CNN in New York. Taricani practiced law in Orange County and received her J.D. from the University of Notre Dame Law School.

  • Caitlin Bartusick

    Digital Communications Manager

    Caitlin Bartusick manages web projects and implements digital content strategy at University of California, Irvine School of Law. She previously was Deputy Digital Editor for the Voice of OC. Caitlin received her bachelor's degree in journalism and American studies from Cal State University, Fullerton. She's held many positions at the student-run newspaper, the Daily Titan, including managing editor, digital editor and copy editor. 

  • Aditi Mukherji

    Communications & PR Manager