Court services team
Seth Zajac serves as general counsel for Sovereign Health, overseeing the legal affairs of the company. Seth regularly advises senior management on regulatory compliance, labor and employment matters, and litigation. Seth is responsible for all legal matters related to the business, including lease and contract negotiation, dispute resolution, management of the legal department budget and staff, and oversight of outside counsel. Seth also oversees Sovereign’s court services program.
Prior to Sovereign, Seth was with Michel and Associates, where he worked on constitutional law and civil rights litigation. Seth received his B.A. from Brigham Young University and received his law degree, magna cum laude, from Whittier Law School. During law school, Seth was a member of Law Review and externed for the Honorable Mark A. Borenstein of the Los Angeles County Superior Court.
Chris McEachern is a corporate paralegal working in Sovereign Health’s legal department. Chris received his bachelor’s degree in legal studies from California State University, Chico, in May 2014. He holds both a paralegal certificate and an alternative dispute resolution certificate. Prior to his work with Sovereign Health, Chris accumulated 3 years of paralegal experience working for a nonprofit legal clinic, while obtaining his undergraduate degree. He spent a year as program director of the student legal services department, where he hired, trained, supervised and mentored his own team of paralegal interns. He then spent a year as administrative director, where he supervised all 12 of the organization’s legal departments. He managed the day-to-day operations of the office, while supervising and mentoring a staff of more than 100 paralegal interns as well as program directors. Chris is very proud to be part of Sovereign Health’s corporate team by assisting with the company’s legal needs.
Sovereign Health provides behavioral health treatment programs for substance abuse, mental health and co-occurring disorders. For more information about Sovereign Health, please call 888-530-4614 to speak with a member of our team.