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OCBA Mommy Esquire Committee Donations Drive - 10/8/2015

Join us for an October Donations Drive benefitting Orange County's foster children. Please download the flyer for more information, including a list of needed items. Read More..

Someone Cares Soup Kitchen - 10/7/2015

Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015
Someone Cares Soup Kitchen, Costa Mesa

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Orange County Stand Down Hygiene Kit Assembly Event - 9/28/2015

Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015
Squar Milner, Newport Beach

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OCBA Announces Election Results - 9/23/2015

The OCBA's annual Board of Directors Election closed at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sep. 22, 2015. In accordance with the OCBA bylaws, 2015 President-Elect Todd G. Friedland will succeed to the Presidency in 2016. Read More..

Call for Nominations: 2016 CLAY Awards - 9/14/2015

Deadline: Monday, Nov. 2, 2015
Click here to submit a nomination. Read More..

Call for Applications: California Bar Foundation Board of Directors - 8/28/2015

Deadline: Thursday, Oct. 15, 2015
The California Bar Foundation invites applications for open positions on its Board of Directors with terms beginning on Friday, Jan. 1, 2016. Read More..

CRF-OC Seeks Mock Trial Attorney Scorer Volunteers - 8/24/2015

Constitutional Rights Foundation, Orange County is recruiting attorney volunteers for its 35th Annual Orange County High School Mock Trial Competition, which will be held at Central Justice Center in Santa Ana on Tuesdays and Thursdays from Nov. 10 through Dec. 8, 2015. Please click here for more information and to download a registration form or register onlineRead More..

OCBA Co-Sponsors End of Summer Mixer - 8/17/2015

Thursday, Aug. 20, 2015
The Yost Theater, Santa Ana

Please click here for more information or to register online. Read More..

OCBA Fall Food Packaging Event - 8/17/2015

Saturday, Oct. 17, 2015
The Community Action Partnership of Orange County Food Bank, Garden Grove
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OCBA Fall Member Mixer - 8/17/2015

Thursday, Nov. 12, 2015
Morton's Steakhouse, Santa Ana

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Temporary Judge Applications Are Now Available Online - 8/17/2015

Application Deadline: Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015
The Orange County Superior Court is pleased to announce the opening of the recruitment and application process for Temporary Judges. Read More..

Karen L. Stevenson Appointed as United States Magistrate Judge - 8/14/2015

The United States District Court for the Central District of California recently announced the appointment of Karen L. Stevenson as a United States Magistrate Judge. Read More..

Connect Your Colleagues - 8/7/2015

First-time members of the OCBA receive 50% off of membership dues for the balance of 2015! Make sure you refer a colleague today. Read More..

OCBA Proposes the Formation of a Criminal Law Section - 7/29/2015

The Orange County Bar Association is considering the formation of a section dedicated to the practice of criminal law. It is contemplated that the section would be open for both public and private attorneys—prosecutors and defense. Read More..

OCBA Nominating Committee Announces Slate of Candidates - 7/24/2015

The online election will open for voting on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2015, and close at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 22. Only active attorney members will be eligible to vote (no law students, retired, or honorary members). Read More..

Call for OCBA Mentor Applications - 7/24/2015

The Orange County Bar Association is now accepting Mentor applications for its 2015 Mentoring Program. Read More..

Governor Brown Announces Orange County Judicial Appointments - 7/17/2015

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. recently announced the appointment of Melissa R. McCormick and Julie A. Palafox to judgeships in the Orange County Superior Court. Read More..

OCBA Members Invited to Attend Complimentary LexisNexis Webinar - 7/13/2015

OCBA Members are invited to attend a new non-CLE LexisNexis webinar focusing on law firm marketing. Read More..

OCBA Launches Veterans Legal Resources Website - 7/8/2015

The OCBA is pleased to announce the launch of, a one-stop shop providing easy access to Orange County veterans in need of legal information. Read More..

OC-ALA Posts Introductory Video Featuring OCBA Members Wesierski, Armstrong - 7/8/2015

The Orange County Chapter of the Association of Legal Administrators (OC-ALA) recently posted a video featuring the following members of the Orange County Bar Association, in order to introduce prospective members to the benefits of membership: Read More..

New Family Law Courtroom and Evidence Presentation Equipment - 7/1/2015

On Wednesday, July 1, 2015, Lamoreaux Justice Center opened a new Family Law courtroom, Department L611, which is located on the 6th floor in the area previously occupied by the Domestic Violence Assistance Program (now located on the 7th floor in room 705). Read More..

ABA Seeks Spirit of Excellence Nominees - 6/30/2015

Deadline: Friday, July 3, 2015
The American Bar Association Commission on Racial and Ethnic Diversity in the Profession seeks nominees for the 2016 Spirit of Excellence Awards. Read More..

Applications Closed for OCBA Board of Directors, Office of Secretary - 6/29/2015

The application deadline has passed for open seats on the Orange County Bar Association’s Board of Directors, as well as the office of Secretary. Read More..

OCBA Proposes the Formation of a Conservatorship & Guardianship Section - 6/19/2015

The Orange County Bar Association is considering the formation of a section dedicated to dealing primarily with conservatorship and guardianship issues involving both law and procedure, as well as the possible need for legislative action to address issues with no current resolution. Read More..

OCBA Notes the Passing of Two Former OCBA Presidents - 6/19/2015

The Orange County Bar Association notes with sadness the passing of two Past Presidents: William F. Wenke and Arthur W. Gray, Jr. Read More..

Orange County Superior Court Releases Procedural Guidelines for Military Diversion Program - 5/29/2015

Orange County Superior Court has developed procedural guidelines and a resource guide in response to the Penal Code section 1001.80, which went into effect on Jan. 1, 2015 and establishes a pretrial diversion program for current and former members of the U.S. military. Read More..

Orange County Superior Court Announces CourtCall Courtroom Video Conferencing - 5/28/2015

On Monday, June 1, 2015, Central Justice Center and the Civil Complex Center in Santa Ana introduced video conferencing using CourtCall Video services in select courtrooms.

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Request for Public Comment: Proposed Amendments to Library Content Guidelines for Accredited Law School Rules - 5/8/2015

Request for Public Comment: Proposed Amendments to Guideline 8.4 (Library Content), Guidelines for Accredited Law School Rules
Deadline: Thursday, June 18, 2015
Proposed amendments would reduce the hard-copy library expenditures by reducing the number and scope of the hard copy legal authorities currently required by Guideline 8.4. For more information, please click here. Read More..

OCBA Releases New Mentor On Demand Videos - 5/8/2015

The OCBA is pleased to announce that five new videos are now available on the OCBA Mentor On Demand website. Each video provides insights and practical information from leading OCBA members of the Bench and Bar and is around 10 minutes or less. Read More..

Save the Date: OCBA Judges’ Night & Annual Meeting - 5/1/2015

Thursday, Jan. 21, 2016
Irvine Marriott, Irvine

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