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

REX SATER AWARD

The Family Law Section of the Sonoma County Bar Association accepts the Nominations for “The Rex Sater Award” for Excellence in Family Law. Each year, this award is given to an individual or group who has contributed to improving the practice of Family Law in Sonoma County.

The plaque commemorating the award states: “Judge Sater’s legacy to Sonoma County is his belief that people hold the answers to their family conflict locked in their own hearts….The ‘Systems’ primary duty should be to help those people find their own answers….”

Previous Honorees:

Michael Lentz (1997)
Commissioner Jeanne Buckley (1998)
Steven Neustadter (1999)
Patricia Lansdowne (2000)
Kids’ Turn (2001)
Amy Rodney (2002)
Catherine Conner (2003)
Peggy Schmeck (2004)
Commissioner Cynthia Denenholz (2005)
No Award (2006)
Debbie Lamb (2007)
Judge Arnold Rosenfield (2008)
Commissioner Louise Bayles-Fightmaster (2009)
No Award (2010)
Jeanne Miskel (2011)
Dana Schneider (2012)
Judge James Bertoli (2013)
John Johnson (2014)
William Doty (2015)
Judge Cerena Wong (Ret.) (2016)
No Award (2017)
Justice Donald B. King (2018)