Mission Statement

To involve, encourage and support Bar Association members, to serve as a liaison to the Marin County courts, and to educate the community and enhance access to legal services.

Calendar

Wed | Dec 07

5:30-7:30P

Diversity

Wed | Jan 25

11:45-1:30P

General
1.0 CLE | General

Tue | Jan 10

12-1:30P

Labor and Employment Law
Brown Bag Lunch
1.0 CLE | General
News
Dec 01, 2016
By Superior Court of Marin County

Each year the Chief Probation Officers in California select outstanding employees and other persons who make significant contributions to the field of Probation in the State of California. This year, the Chief Probation Officers have selected Judge Beverly Wood as the Judicial Officer of the Year for her work with Marin County’s Community Court.

Nov 30, 2016
By Scott D. Rogers and Caroline R. Djang ©2016

Throughout the not too distant financial crisis and continuing today, real estate project sponsors have sought, and continue to seek, to avoid personal liability on defaulted real estate loans by asserting what has become known as the “sham guaranty defense”.

Director's Profile
Nov 29, 2016
By Nicole Cabalette

Meet Sue Feder. She is a mediator and practices through Judicate West. She mediates cases throughout California. Before she became a mediator, she was a business litigator with Paul, Hastings in Los Angeles, and was an in house litigation attorney at Bank of America in San Francisco..

2017 Board of Directors
Nov 01, 2016
By Mee Mee Wong

The MCBA members affirmed the nomination slate of 2017 Officers and five new board members at the October General Membership meeting. Ret. Judge Michael Dufficy, Shelley Kramer, and Patricia Medina have completed their three-year terms and we thank them for their contributions.

MEMBERS MEETING RECAP
Oct 31, 2016
By Caroline Joachim

Another sold out crowd attended MCBA’s 2016 Annual Judges Luncheon honoring our Marin County Judges. MCBA President Larry Strick kicked off the luncheon with announcements and the election of the 2017 slate of MCBA Executive Officers and five new Board Members. Judges Kelly Simmons and Haakensen, and Court Executive James Kim provided court updates.

President's Message
Oct 30, 2016
By Larry Strick

On behalf of the Marin County Bar Association, it is my privilege to thank Judge Boren for his decades of service to the people of Marin. Best wishes to Judge Boren and his entire family as they enjoy his retirement and new adventures.


Membership

Members who make time to meet with their colleagues at MCBA events gain value from local connections and stay current with updates in the courts. Marin Superior Court Judges often comment that the most skilled lawyers are usually active MCBA members.

Sections

MCBA offers Sections in 12 legal practice areas. Each Section provides continuing legal education (CLE) and offers networking opportunities tailored to its members.

Community

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