An Official Publication of
The Marin County Bar Association
EDITOR: Robert Rosborough
GUEST EDITOR: Anna Pletcher
Special March Edition
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Wed | Mar 27 | 11:45A-1:30P
General | 2019 MCBA and Legal Aid of Marin Luncheon
Honoring Pro Bono Volunteers and Leadership
Co-hosted by MCBA and Legal Aid of Marin

The Annual Pro Bono Awards Luncheon honors our community’s outstanding pro bono legal providers of the past year. This year, we celebrate our many attorney and community volunteers. Seven are recipients of the Wiley W. Manuel Award, issued by the State Bar of California for 50 or more hours of pro bono services.

Honoring Marin County Superior Court Judge Paul M. Haakenson
Judge Haakenson has been supervising the Unlawful Detainer Mandatory Settlement Conferences and working with and encouraging the pro bono lawyers who assisted unrepresented litigants at those MSCs (years: 2013 – 2018)

Award presentations by: Jonathan Gertler
Founding partner, Chavez & Gertler, LLP and President, Board of Directors, Legal Aid of Marin.

Speakers include:
Hon. Beverly K. Wood, Presiding Judge Marin County Superior Court
Charles Dresow, Ragghianti Freitas, LLP and President, Marin County Bar Association

Legal Aid of Marin has been serving the community for 60 years. What started as a group of Marin County Bar Association volunteers now has a staff of eight serving over 2,000 households each year.
Plated lunch included with registration
Location: McInnis Club Restaurant
Members: $50
Non-Members: $55
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By The Marin Lawyer
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Tue | Mar 12 | 12-1P
Labor and Employment Law | Section Meeting: Labor & Employment Brown Bag Series
The Top 10 Ethics Rule Changes That May Affect Your Practice
Joanna Storey | Attorney, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
Sarah Banola | Partner, Cooper White & Cooper
1.0 CLE | Ethics
Tue | Mar 19 | 12-1:30P
Family Law | Section Meeting: Family Law
Pension Division Malpractice and QDROs
John Madden | Moon, Schwartz & Madden
Louis Nixon, Esq. | QDRO Benefits Law Group
John Newmarker | QDRO Counsel
1.0 CLE | Ethics
Wed | Mar 20 | 12-1:30P
Probate and Estate Planning | Probate & Estate Planning Section Meeting
Anticipating and Addressing the Dilemma Posed by a “Fading” Trustee
Andrew R Verriere | Hartog Baer Hand, APC
Brian G. Fredkin | Hartog Baer Hand, APC
1.0 CLE | General
Wed | Mar 27 | 11:45A-1:30P
General | 2019 MCBA and Legal Aid of Marin Luncheon
Honoring Pro Bono Volunteers and Leadership
Plated lunch included with registration
Wed | Apr 24 | 11:30-1:30P
General | Member Luncheon
Cash Bail Bond Reform
Alisha Krupinsky | Marin County Probation Department
Marisa Lagos | KQED News
Dorilyn Ahana | Chief Deputy District Attorney, Marin County
Tunisia Owens | Policy Manager, Ella Baker Center for Human Rights
Buffet Lunch
1.0 CLE | General
Office Space, Employment Opportunities, Services and More...
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