MCLE Classes & Events

Thursday, July 25, 2019 CANCELLED: Developments in Bail Reform

EVENT - Friday, August 2, 2019: The John F. "Jack" DeMeo Day at the Fair

Tuesday, August 13, 2019: Unlawful Detainers

Thursday, August 15, 2019: Signs and Symptoms of Substance Use and Mental Health Issues Among Attorneys

Tuesday, August 20, 2019: The Art and Science of Jury Selection: Civil and Criminal

Monday, August 26, 2019: Who Let the Dogs In? Access Rights for Service Dogs Under the Americans with Disabilities Act (Title III)

Thursday, August 29, 2019: Habeas Corpus 101

Saturday, September 14, 2019 & Sunday, September 15, 2019: Special Issues in Custody Matters and Representing Minors

Thursday, September 19, 2019: Societal Trends and Legal Changes Brought About by the "#MeToo Movement."

Tuesday, October 1, 2019: Deeds and the Recording Process--Get It Right The First Time

EVENT - October 18, 2019: 2019 Careers of Distinction Awards Dinner

Friday, July 19, 2019 NEW DATE -Friday, December 6, 2019: Mortgage Financing, Strategies in Divorce

Presiding Judge’s Luncheon

The Sonoma County Bar Association along with the Special Events Committee Invite You to Attend the 13th Annual Presiding Judge’s Luncheon

Date: Monday, January 28, 2019

Time: Check-In: 11:30 am; Lunch and Presentation: 12:00 – 1:30 pm

Judges(s): Hon. Gary Nadler, Presiding Judge Hon. Shelly Averill, Supervising Judge, Family Hon. Patrick Broderick, Supervising Judge, Civil Hon. Kenneth J. Gnoss, Presiding Judge of the Juvenile Court Hon. Robert LaForge, Supervising Judge, Criminal

Place: Carsten Cabaret Room, Luther Burbank Center, 50 Mark West Springs Rd, Santa Rosa, CA 95403.

Registration Fee: $85—SCBA Members | $105—Public Student: $45 (The student

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2019 Family Law Judicial Officers’ Luncheon

Join the Family Law Judicial Officers as they share their thoughts and expectations for the coming year!

Date: Friday, March 1, 2019

Time: Check-In: 11:30 am; Lunch and Presentation: 12:00 – 1:30 pm

Judicial Officer(s): Hon. Shelly Averill, Supervising Judge, Sonoma County Superior Court

Hon. Robert S. Boyd, Sonoma County Superior Court

Hon. James G. Bertoli, Sonoma County Superior Court

Hon. Becky Rasmason, Commissioner, Sonoma County Superior Court

Place: Vintners Inn, 4350 Barnes Road, Santa Rosa, CA 95403

Registration Fee: $85—SCBA Members | $105—Public Student: $45 (The student discount is now available online for SCBA Student Members. Students who are

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A Conversation with Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil- Sakauye

SCBA is Accepting Questions for Chief Justice Cantil-Sakauye in Advance of the Program. Please Submit Your Questions to Amy Jarvis by email at Amy@SonomaCountyBar.org or by fax (ATTN: Amy Jarvis) at (707) 542-1195.

Hon. Tani G. Cantil- Sakauye Chief Justice Supreme Court of California

Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye is the leader of the state’s third branch of government, the Judicial Branch. In addition to her leadership role on the California Supreme Court, her constitutional duties include serving as chair of the Judicial Council and chair of the Commission on Judicial Appointments. The Chief Justice was nominated to

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