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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..

OCBA Spring Beach Clean-Up - 4/17/2014

Saturday, May 10, 2014
Huntington State Beach, Huntington Beach

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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..

OCBA Releases Ethics Opinion Regarding Ghostwriting By Contract, Out-of-State Lawyers - 4/3/2014

What ethical issues are raised when (1) a lawyer licensed to practice law only outside of California and who resides outside of California, or (2) a contract lawyer licensed to practice law in California, ghostwrites documents submitted to the court by another California lawyer? Read More..

OCBA Members Gary L. Moorhead and Fred W. Slaughter Appointed to Orange County Superior Court - 12/30/2013

Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced the appointment of Gary L. Moorhead and Fred W. Slaughter to judgeships in the Orange County Superior Court. Read More..

Governor Brown Appoints Three to Orange County Superior Court - 12/13/2013


Governor Edmund G. Brown Jr. announced the appointments of Thomas A. Glazier, Martha K. Gooding and Robert A. Knox to judgeships in the Orange County Superior Court. Read More..

OCBA Election Results - 10/23/2013


In accordance with the OCBA bylaws, 2013 President-Elect Thomas H. Bienert, Jr., will succeed to the Presidency in 2014. He will be sworn in at the OCBA Judges Night & Annual Meeting on Thursday, Jan. 16, 2014.

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OCBA Election Results - 10/23/2013

 

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OCBA Welcomes Students from Whittier Law School and Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law - 10/16/2013


Whittier Law School and Chapman University Dale E. Fowler School of Law have both formed strategic partnerships that provide OCBA membership to their entire student bodies. Read More..

Hon. Glenda Sanders elected 2014 Presiding Judge - 10/16/2013


The judges of the Orange County Superior Court have elected Hon. Glenda Sanders as Presiding Judge for a two-year term beginning January 1, 2014. Read More..

OCBA President Addresses Chapman Law School’s New Student Orientation - 9/4/2013

 OCBA President Wayne Gross joined Dean Tom Campbell in welcoming the incoming students at Chapman Law School. 

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OCBA Members Sherri L. Honer and Joanne Motoike Appointed to Judgeships - 9/4/2013

Governor Edmund G. Brown, Jr. announced the appointment ofSherri L. Honer and Joanne Motoike to judgeships in the Orange County Superior Court. 

 

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Members of the Public: Need Emergency Legal Assistance? Call OCBA's Lawyer Referral & Information Service 24/7 - 8/20/2013


The Orange County Bar Association Lawyer Referral and Information Service has launched an After Hours Program, which provides emergency referrals in the areas of criminal law, family law, and personal injury law. Read More..

OCBA Nominating Committee Announces Slate of Candidates - 7/29/2013


This online election will open for voting on Tuesday, Oct. 1, until 2:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013. Only active attorney members will be eligible to vote (no law students, retired, or honorary members).

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Judicial Council Approves Budget Allocations to Trial Courts - 7/26/2013


At its public meeting on Friday, July 26, 2013, the Judicial Council approved recommendations from its Trial Court Budget Advisory Committee on allocating funds to the trial courts for fiscal year 2013−2014. Read More..

Post Your Jobs with the OCBA - 7/18/2013


As a service to our members, the OCBA is always happy to post attorney job openings on our website. Read More..

Judicial Council to Consider Budget Allocations to Trial Courts - 7/18/2013


At its public meeting on Thursday, July 25, 2013, the Judical Council will consider recommendations from its Trial Court Budget Advisory Committee on the allocation of funds to the trial funds for fiscal year 2013-14. Read More..

OCBA Charitable Fund Announces 29th Annual Judge Kenneth Lae Charity Golf Tournament Winners - 6/7/2013


The OCBA and its Charitable Fund would like to extend our sincere thanks to all of the participants, sponsors, and the OCBA Charitable Fund Golf Tournament Committee for ensuring the continued success of this unique event. Read More..

OCBA Members to Receive Discounted Pricing for Corporate Counsel Panel - 5/1/2013


One of the Legal Marketing Association, Southern California Chapter's most popular programs, "Corporate Counsel Panel: The Client Experience" will provide OCBA members with the opportunity to develop a better understanding of what clients value in a relationship with outside counsel and how they define a successful law firm relationship. Read More..

OCBA Charitable Fund Announces 2013 Scholarship Recipients - 4/30/2013


Congratulations to the successful applications, each of whom received a scholarship for a complimentary BAR/BRI Bar Review Course valued at over $3,500. Read More..

May Issue of OC Lawyer Focuses on Trial Court Funding - 4/22/2013


Hot off the presses, the May 2013 issue of Orange County Lawyer magazine spotlights the trial court funding crisis, with timely pieces by Orange County Presiding Judge Thomas Borris and Assistant Presiding Judge Glenda Sanders, ABOTA Foundation Vice President Read More..

Orange County's Super Lawyers Recognition Reception - 4/18/2013


Thursday, May 30, 2013
The Westin South Coast Plaza, Costa Mesa

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Updated CLE "Buy the Hour" Available - 4/9/2013


Earn general CLE and Specialty Credits on your own schedule with self-study CDs and DVDs. Read More..

Commission on Judicial Performance Annual Report Now Available - 3/29/2013


The State of California Commission on Judicial Performance has made its Annual Report available online. To request a hard copy, please Read More..

OCBA Charitable Fund Presents 2013 Grants - 3/28/2013


Thanks to the funds raised last year, the OCBA Charitable Fund was able to present 2013 grants totaling nearly $75,000 to benefit nine worthy and celebrated causes Read More..

Required, Modified Notice of Client's Right to Fee Arbitration Form Now Available - 3/26/2013


All attorneys must send this form to their clients prior to or at the time of initiating a lawsuit or other proceeding to collect fees (Bus. & Prof. §6201(a)). Use of any other form, or incorporation of the same or similar language contained in the form on independent stationery or in the body of a letter from the attorney to the client is not legally acceptable as a substitute. To access the revised form, please click hereRead More..

YLD Summer Softball - 3/15/2013


Join the Bad News Bearristers for a fun Summer season! Download the flyer for more information or register onlineRead More..

OC Lawyer March 2013 Sneak Peek: A Song of Justice - 2/27/2013


In his March 2013 President's Page column for Orange County Lawyer magazine, OCBA President Wayne Gross calls on the legal community to echo the refrain of serving others. Read More..

OCBA & the Public Law Center Present Pro Bono Trainings - 2/19/2013


This seminar spotlight focuses on opportunities for current OCBA members to receive MCLE credits at no charge in exchange for taking on a pro bono case through the Public Law Center. Read More..
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