SCBA Office Closed:

Monday, May 25, 2020 in honor of Memorial Day. .~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.~.

MCLE Classes & Events

Thursday, February 20: The Nuts and Bolts of the Sale of a Business

Friday, February 21: Legislation “ABCs” and Carve-Outs to Employment After Dynamex and AB5

Tuesday, February 25, 2020: New Housing Laws for 2020

EVENT - Tuesday, March 3, 2020: 2020 Family Law Judicial Officers’ Luncheon

EVENT -Tuesday, March 10, 2020: NIGHT At The MUSEUM Tour and Mixer

NEW DATE: Tuesday, March 24: Cal-OSHA Update

Monday, March 30, 2020: Understanding Undue Influence Through the Eyes of the Victimizer

Tuesday, April 2, 2020: Hemp Law 101

Tuesday, April 7, 2020: Family Law Disclosure Overview

Wednesday, April 15, 2020: Pension, Division, Malpractice & QDROs

Friday, April 17, 2020: LPS Conservatorships

Monday, April 27, 2020: Sports Law

Thursday, April 30, 2020: Qualified Opportunity Zones

EVENT -Friday, May 1, 2020: Rex Sater Award Dinner

Monday, May 4, 2020: Sexual Harassment Training for Law Firms

EVENT -Friday, May 15, 2020: Judges’ Jubilee

Tuesday, May 19, 2020: Divorce & Taxes

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Rex Sater Award Dinner

The Sonoma County Bar Association along with the Family Law Section Invite you To Attend the 21st Annual Rex Sater Award Ceremony to Honor:

Averill, Hon. Shelly (2)
The Honorable Shelly Averill

The Rex Sater Award for Excellence in Family Law is given each year to an individual or group who has contributed to improving the practice of family law in Sonoma County. The plaque commemorating this 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 heart. The ‘System’s’ primary duty should be to help those people find their own answers….”

Date: Friday, May 1, 2020

Time: Check-In & Reception with No-Host Bar 5:00 pm | Dinner & Program 6:00 pm

Honoree(s): Hon. Shelly Averill

Place: Santa Rosa Golf & Country Club, 333 Country Club Dr., Santa Rosa

Registration Fee:
$85—per Person
Please RSVP by April 24, 2020

Please Click Here to Download the RSVP Form and Include Your Meal Preference


Judges’ Jubilee

Celebrating Sonoma County’s Judicial Officers

Averill, Hon. Shelly (2) Bertoli, James (Hon.) Hon. Patrick Broderick DeMeo, Brad WEB
Dollard, Jennifer English, Kenneth (3) Gnoss, Hon. Kenneth Allan Hardcastle
Honigberg, Christopher M. LaForge, Robert Hon. Marcoida, Hon. Virginia nadler-gary-hon
Ornell, Hon. Lawrence Ottenweller, Hon. Peter Phelan, Hon. Barbara Rasmason, Commissioner Becky
Case Shaffer, Nancy (Hon.) WEB VERSION Shaffer, Hon. Troye Simonds, Hon. Dana Thistlethwaite, Hon. Jaime
wheeldin-anthony-hon-2012-directory Wick, Andy Urioste, Mark Hon. (Commissioner 2018)

Wine, Appetizers, and Good Company!

Date: Friday, May 15, 2020

Time: 5:30 – 8:30 pm

Place: Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate & Gardens | 5007 Fulton Road, Santa Rosa

Registration Fee:
$70– per person | Spouses and Friends Welcome

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Come Help Us Honor Sonoma County’s Judicial Officers, Past and Present!

General Law

Sports Law

A Discussion with Roy Eisenhardt, Attorney and Former President of the Oakland A’s

Eisenhardt, Roy

Roy Eisenhardt

Mr. Eisenhardt graduated from Boalt in 1965, where he was Managing Editor of the California Law Review and Order of the Coif. He had previously attended Dartmouth College and served in the United States Marine Corps before law school. After practicing business law for 12 years with Farella Braun + Martel in San Francisco, he returned to Boalt in 1978 as a Visiting Professor, teaching Real Property, Commercial Transactions, and Corporations. He left this position in 1982 to become the President of the Oakland Athletics. During that period, he was also a director of the Women’s Tennis Association. In 1989, he changed careers to become the Executive Director of the California Academy of Sciences. In 1995 he left that position to serve as a consultant, and member of several non-profit and corporate Boards.

Date: Monday, April 27, 2020

Time: Check-In: 11:45 am; Presentation: 12:00—1:30 pm

Presenter(s): Roy Eisenhardt

SCBA Office
111 Santa Rosa Ave., Ste.222
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

555 First Street
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

MCLE: 1.5 Units Participatory MCLE Credit in General Law

Registration Fee:
$70–SCBA Members
$55–SCBA Barristers Club Members in First 5 Years of Practice
$20–Students (with proof of current enrollment)

NOTE: Section Discounts are only available by Phone, Fax, USPS Mail, or In-Person.
We apologize for inconveniences caused.

Student: $20 (The student discount is now available online for SCBA Student Members. Students who are not members of SCBA may utilize the student discount by downloading the registration form and submitting it with proof of current enrollment to the SCBA Offices. For more information on becoming a member of SCBA, please contact Susan Demers at (707) 542-1190 ext. 18.)

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