MCLE Classes & Events

Thursday, October 12, 2017 POSTPONED; Date TBA: Restraining Orders

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 POSTPONED; Date TBA: Helping Your Client Help Themselves

Friday, October 20, 2017: Careers-of-Distinction-Awards-Dinner

Thursday, October 26, 2017: How to Manage a Law Practice

Friday, November 3, 2017: Wine, Beer, & Spirits Law

Monday, November 6, 2017: Settlement of Employment Claims

Thursday, November 16, 2017: Enforcement of Judgments

Thursday, November 30, 2017: Avoiding Common Mistakes When Drafting and Administering Special Needs Trusts

Friday, December 1, 2017: Pro Bono Awards Luncheon & General Membership Meeting

Wednesday, December 6, 2017: The Best Use of a Forensic CPA in a Divorce

Tuesday, December 12, 2017: State and Local Cannabis Regulations under the Medicinal and Adult Use Cannabis Regulation and Safety Act (MAUCRSA)

Wednesday, December 13, 2017: Legislative Updates in Labor & Employment

Thursday, December 14, 2017: Winter CEQA Update

Civil Bench Bar


Chair:
Vice Chair & Board Representative:
Freeman, Bonnie
Bonnie Freeman
Senneff Freeman & Bluestone, LLP
50 Old Courthouse Square, Ste 401
P.O. Box 3729
Santa Rosa, CA 95402
Phone: (707) 526-4250
Fax: (707) 526-0347
lilligren-matt-attorney
Matthew Lilligren
Abbey, Weitzenberg, Warren & Emery, P.C
100 Stony Point Road, Ste. 200
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
Phone: (707) 542-5050
Fax: (707) 542-2589

Section Committees:

Civil Clerk’s Office Liaison Committee
– Steve Finell
– Joshua Katz
– Michael Wanser

Education Committee
-Michael Shklovsky

Our mission is to facilitate the exchange of information between the Bench and the Bar, 
 to improve access to the courts through programs and services by the members, and
to cooperate in the effective administration of justice for litigants and counsel.


Our members include attorneys, judges and court administrative staff.
 We co-sponsor educational events throughout the year, and cooperate with the
Court in periodically reviewing, updating and amending the Civil Local Rules as needed.