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OCWLA Offers July Bar Stipends - 3/24/2017

Application Deadline: Thursday, April 20, 2017

The Orange County Women Lawyers Association will offer stipend awards to two law school students who are preparing to take the bar exam.

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OCBA & WHW Spring Quarterly Sale - 3/23/2017

Saturday, April 22, 2017
1800 East McFadden Avenue, Santa Ana
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Harvesting Event - 3/23/2017

Saturday, April 8, 2017
The Incredible Edible Farm at the Great Park, Irvine
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John Early Appointed as United States Magistrate Judge for the Central District of California - 3/16/2017

The United States District Court for the Central District of California announces the appointment of John Early as a United States Magistrate Judge. Read More..

ABA Diversity and Inclusion Portal - 3/6/2017

The ABA launched a new Diverse Speaker's Directory.  Read More..

New Volunteer Arbitrator Orientation & Training - 3/3/2017

*For members of the OCBA Mandatory Fee Arbitration Committee*
Thursday, April 6, 2017
OCBA Headquarters, Newport Beach

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OCBA Board Member Christina Zabat-Fran Published in Orange County Business Journal - 3/3/2017

The OCBA is pleased to share that the Orange County Business Journal published an article last week by OCBA Board Member Christina Zabat-Fran . Read More..

OC Women2Women Honors OCBA Executive Director - 3/2/2017

The OCBA is proud to share that OC Women2Women will honor OCBA Executive Director Trudy Levindofske at its 4th Annual Driving Forward In Style Dinner & Auction. Read More..

Diverse Women in the Law Panel Featured OCBA Board Member - 2/23/2017

For Chapman University Fowler School of Law’s Diverse Women in the Law Panel Discussion, Professor Marisa Cianciarulo moderated a panel with three diverse female attorneys from different legal fields. Read More..

Orange County Coalition for Diversity in the Law Hosted Career Panel - 2/23/2017

The Orange County Coalition for Diversity in the Law celebrated diversity in the Orange County legal community at its annual Career Panel & Networking Reception for Los Angeles and Orange County law students.  Read More..

Call for Nominations: ABA Pro Bono Publico Awards - 2/23/2017

Nomination Deadline: Friday, March 3, 2017

The American Bar Association is accepting nominations for the 2017 ABA Pro Bono Publico Awards.  Read More..

Orange County Bar Association Charitable Fund Announces Grants To Law-related Charities throughout Orange County - 2/17/2017

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (February 17, 2017) – The Orange County Bar Association Charitable Fund awarded $179,600 in grants to 12 law-related organizations and programs in Orange County. The programs provide critically needed services to a broad range of clients including victims of domestic violence, legal services for low-income residents of Orange County and foster youth, diversity pipe-line efforts and assistance for homeless residents. Read More..

State Bar Encourages Pro Bono Service and Legal Aid - 2/17/2017

The California State Bar encouraged licensed attorneys in California "to provide pro bono support to help bridge the gap in access to justice. While upholding ethical standards for attorneys and regulating the legal profession is a core focus of the State Bar’s work, it’s equally critical to ensure that all of California’s residents have access to high-quality attorneys when the need arises." Read More..

Legal Resources for Immigrants to Prevent Fraud - 2/16/2017

A list of resources to aid immigrants in preventing fraud while seeking legal assistance Read More..

New State Bar Admittees Bridging the Gap - 2/14/2017

On February 11, the OCBA helped new admittees of the California State Bar bridge the gap between law school and law practice with valuable tips and insight from experienced attorneys and judges. Read More..

OCBA Board of Directors Letter to Members - 2/9/2017

A message from the OCBA Board of Directors addressing OC Lawyer magazine's January 2017 President's Page written by Michael Baroni. Read More..

Kicking Off A New Year with Fellow OCBA YLD Members - 2/7/2017

OCBA YLD members met this past Thursday to install new officers and committee chairs, as well as kick off another year of YLD networking events and learning. Read More..

OCBA Family Law Section Honors Judge Erick Larsh and Richard Moss - 2/7/2017

Judge Lon Hurwitz recently addressed the OCBA Family Law Section on the "State of the Union" and presided over the swearing in of the new 2017 Family Law Section Officers and Executive Committee. Read More..

Suits For A Cause - 2/3/2017

March 1-31, 2017
Donations can be dropped off at OCBA Headquarters between 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday to Friday.

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TMBA Installs Three OCBA Members as 2017 Officers - 1/31/2017

The OCBA is pleased to share that the Thurgood Marshall Bar Association installed three OCBA members as 2017 officers. Read More..

Message from OCBA President Michael L. Baroni - Moving Forward Together - 1/30/2017

OCBA President Michael Baroni has issued a statement of apology regarding the recent President’s column. Read More..

Newly Appointed Board Members Appointed for Three-Year Board Terms - 1/20/2017

The OCBA is proud to announce two newly appointed Directors at Large. Jordon P. Steinberg was appointed as a board member for a consecutive term, and Jennifer L. Tennant was newly appointed.  Read More..

OCBA Member Mohammed Ghods Elected President of LASOC - 1/20/2017

The OCBA is pleased to share that OCBA member Mohammed K. Ghods was elected as this year's president for the Legal Aid Society of Orange County.  Read More..

Gov. Brown Appoints Three Members to Orange County Superior Court - 12/27/2016

Last week, Gov. Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced the appointment of OCBA Board Member Bradley S. ErdosiRichard E. Pacheco, and Michael J. Strickroth to judgeships in the Orange County Superior Court. Read More..

OCBA Charitable Fund Annual Judge Kenneth Lae Charity Golf Scramble - 12/20/2016

Monday, April 24, 2017
Coto de Caza Golf & Racquet Club, Coto de Caza

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Katrina Foley and John Stephens Elected to Costa Mesa City Council - 12/15/2016

The OCBA is pleased to share that members Katrina FoleyThe Foley Group, PLC, and John Stephens, partner at Stephens Friedland LLP, were elected to the city council of Costa Mesa.  Read More..

Kate Marr Named New Executive Director of LASOC - 12/4/2016

Legal Aid Society of Orange County announced Kate Marr as its incoming executive director. Read More..

OCBA Board Member Dan Robinson To Be Installed As 2017 OCBF President - 12/4/2016

The OCBA is pleased to share that Board Member Daniel Robinson will be installed as president of the Orange County Bar Foundation for 2017 after serving as president-elect this year. Read More..

Twelve OCBA Members Announced as 2017 OCWLA Officers & Directors - 12/4/2016

The Orange County Women Lawyers Association announced twelve OCBA members as its officers and directors for 2017. Read More..

OCBA To Honor Dean J. Zipser With Franklin G. West Award - 11/18/2016

The OCBA is pleased to announce attorney Dean J. Zipser as the 2017 Franklin G. West Award recipient. Read More..
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