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Senior Santa and Friends - 12/19/2014

A great way to bring holiday cheer to the abused, neglected, elderly and disabled adults of Orange County. Download the flyer for more information. Read More..

Michelle Philo Named OCBA Young Lawyers Division 2015 Chair-Elect - 12/16/2014

Kring & Chung LLP's Michelle Philo has been named OCBA Young Lawyers Division 2015 Chair-Elect. In accordance with the OCBA YLD Bylaws, 2014 Chair-Elect Jesse K. Bolling of Greenberg Gross LLP will succeed to OCBA Young Lawyers Division Chair in January 2015. Read More..

Spark of Love Toy Drive - 11/20/2014

Deadline: Friday, Dec. 19, 2014
Join us this holiday season in making a child’s holiday special, by donating new, unwrapped toys or sports equipment in the 22nd Annual Spark of Love Toy Drive! Download the flyer for more information. Read More..

OCBA Mercy House Armory Community Outreach Activity - 11/20/2014

Friday, Jan. 16, 2015
Mercy House Armory, Fullerton

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Governor Brown Appoints OCBA Members Apkarian and Arthur to Orange County Superior Court - 11/14/2014

On Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014, Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. announced the appointment of OCBA members Gassia Apkarian and Craig E. Arthur to judgeships in the Orange County Superior Court. Read More..

Court Launches Appeals Webpage - 11/6/2014

The Orange County Superior Court has launched a new webpage that provides information about the appeals process for each type of court case. Read More..

Judges Needed for National Moot Court Competition - 10/23/2014

The Orange County Bar Association is working this year with local law schools, the American College of Trial Lawyers, and the Bar of the City of New York to stage the National Moot Court Competition. The Southern California Regional is being held locally, at the Fowler School of Law at Chapman University. Read More..

Appointments Committee Announced - 10/23/2014

In accordance with Orange County Bar Association (OCBA) bylaws, the OCBA Appointments Committee will be making recommendations to appoint OCBA members to fill three open seats on the OCBA Board of Directors for terms beginning in January 2015. Read More..

OCBA Announces Election Results - 10/21/2014

The OCBA's annual Board of Directors Election closed at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014. In accordance with the OCBA bylaws, 2014 President-Elect Ashleigh E. Aitken will succeed to the Presidency in 2015. Read More..

Serve Your Community as an Orange County Grand Juror - 10/14/2014

Deadline: Friday, Jan. 23, 2015
The Orange County Superior Court is now accepting applications for the 2015-2016 Orange County Grand Jury. A new 19-member Grand Jury will be empaneled for a one-year term that begins July 1. Read More..

OCBA Releases New Mentor On Demand Videos - 10/10/2014

The OCBA is pleased to announce that three new resources are now available on the OCBA Mentor On Demand website. Read More..

Associate Justice Ming Chin Addresses OCBA Appellate Law Section - 9/11/2014

On Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, the OCBA Appellate Law Section hosted a salon-style discussion, during which California Supreme Court Associate Justice Ming Chin shared his experiences on the Supreme Court and perspective on oral advocacy and brief writing. Read More..

Robert E. Palmer Passes at Age 57 - 9/8/2014

Attorney Robert E. Palmer of Gibson, Dunn and Crutcher passed away on Thursday, Sept. 4, 2014, at Mission Hospital in Mission Viejo. Services were held on Monday, Sept. 8.

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Superior Court Launches Civil Court Reporter Pooling Pilot Project - 8/19/2014

Effective Monday, Aug. 25, 2014, Departments C6, C10, C12, C13, C14, C15, C17, C18, C21, C23, C25, C26, C31, and C32 of the Orange County Superior Court will be participating in a Court Reporter Pooling Pilot Project. Read More..

OCBA Sections 2014 Nomination & Election Dates - 8/18/2014

This fall, for the first time ever, all OCBA Sections will conduct online elections for open leadership positions. Section leadership is of vital importance, given the significance of Sections in continuing education and business networking in particular areas of the law, which is a core focus of our bar. Read More..

Settle Your Case Quickly, Cost Effectively with Orange County Superior Court's Civil Mediation Program - 7/30/2014

The Orange County Superior Court and others offer a variety of Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) processes to help people resolve disputes without going to trial. ADR is usually less formal, less expensive, and less time-consuming than a trial. Through the Orange County Superior Court's Civil Mediation Program, each side in the dispute Read More..

OCBA Nominating Committee Announces Slate of Candidates - 7/25/2014

The Orange County Bar Association Nominating Committee has announced the slate of candidates for its upcoming fall election, which will go live online on Wednesday, Oct. 1, 2014, and close at 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 21. Read More..

OCBA Lawyer Referral & Information Service Launches Social Media Presence - 6/26/2014

To better serve the needs of the Orange County community, the OCBA Lawyer Referral & Information Service (LRIS) has launched a Facebook page, through which members of the public can find out about upcoming LRIS appearances at various community events, view photos, and learn more about this invaluable nonprofit service. Read More..

The passing of Judge Alicemarie Stotler - 6/10/2014

Statement from OCBA President Thomas H. Bienert Jr.
The OCBA suffered a tremendous loss today with the sad news of the passing of Judge Alicemarie Stotler.  She was a legal legend in our community.  No one served Orange County more than did Judge Stotler: Orange County private practitioner, Deputy District Attorney, Municipal Court Judge, Superior Court Judge, and United States District Judge. Read More..

The OCBA marks with sadness the passing of Hon. J.E.T. Rutter. - 6/6/2014

J.E.T. Rutter retired from judicial service after 16 years on the Orange County bench. Read More..

Call for Nominations: General Counsel Awards - 6/6/2014

Deadline: Friday, July 11, 2014
To submit your nomination, please click here or contact Jayne Kennedy at 949.833.8373 ext. 209 or kennedy@ocbj.comRead More..

OCBA Mentoring Program: Mentor Application Deadline Friday, Aug. 8 - 6/5/2014

The OCBA's 2014-2015 Mentoring Program will connect new lawyers with experienced, active OCBA members who will be available to provide guidance in areas such as ethics and professionalism, practice and law office management, general lawyering skills, and business/client development.  Read More..

Superior Court Expands Online Transcript Request Program - 5/29/2014

Effective Tuesday, May 27, 2014, transcripts in family law proceedings where there was a court reporter can be ordered online. Read More..

OCBA Announces 2014 Nominating Committee - 5/23/2014

The OCBA has announced its 2014 Nominating Committee, which will meet in July to determine the slate of candidates for the 2014 election. Please click here to download the announcement. Read More..

2014-2015 Orange County Grand Jury Selected - 5/22/2014

The 19 members and 9 alternates of the 2014-2015 Orange County Grand Jury were selected on Tuesday, May 20, 2014, at the Orange County Superior Court in Santa Ana. Read More..

2015 Judges' Night & Annual Meeting - 5/14/2014

Thursday, Jan. 15, 2015
Irvine Marriott, Irvine

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Law Day 2014 Presidential Proclamation Released - 5/1/2014

The White House has released a proclamation for Law Day 2014, highlighting this year's theme, American Democracy and the Rule of Law: Why Every Vote Matters. Read More..

OCBA Directors, Member on Board of Trustees Ballot - 4/21/2014

OCBA Board members Larisa Dinsmoor and Patricia Lee-Gulley are running alongside OCBA member Babak Samini for the open seat on the California State Bar Board of Trustees representing District 4, which includes Orange County as well as Imperial, Inyo, Riverside, San Bernardino, and San Diego counties. The OCBA strongly encourages its members to vote and ensure that their voices are heard. Read More..

Family Law Adoption Calendar Stuffed Animal Drive - 4/3/2014

Donate a new stuffed animal to a child appearing in court for their adoption. Read More..

OCBA Charitable Fund 30th Annual Golf Tournament Hits Record Attendance - 4/3/2014

Special thanks go out to all of our golf tournament sponsors for their remarkable generosity and dedication to the OCBA Charitable Fund's mission of enhancing the system of justice and promoting equal access to justice for all! To view a list of tournament sponsors, please click hereRead More..
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