RSSArchive for January, 2017

January 2017 – The Bar Association Issue

Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine: The Bar Association Issue Download the e-version of the January magazine here (pdf) View the January issue online Visit the January archive TABLE OF CONTENTS Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine, January issue, guest-edited by Theresa Hurley: Features: Meet CCCBA’s New  Board President: Philip  Andersen, Sr. Meet  CCCBA’s New Board Members: Mika Domingo, Nicole Mills and Craig Nevin Meet CCCBA’s  2017 Section […]

New CCCBA Board President, Philip Andersen, Sr.

New CCCBA Board President, Philip Andersen, Sr.

Hello, I am Phil Andersen and I am very excited to be serving as your next Board President. I have had the pleasure of working on the Board for the last seven years, and have met many of you, but for those who don’t know me, let me tell you a little about myself. I […]

New members of the CCCBA Board

Meet CCCBA’s New Board Members

With three openings on the board of Directors, the Contra Costa County Bar Association was pleased to receive ten letters of interest. This is a sign of a very healthy and active membership!

Meet CCCBA's 2017 Section Leaders

Meet CCCBA’s 2017 Section Leaders

Introducing an amazing group of hardworking and dedicated individuals who are the backbone of the Contra Costa County Bar Association – the Section Leaders!

The Benefits of Membership

The Benefits of Membership

CCCBA members save on things like air travel, airport parking, insurance, IT consulting, legal research, meeting facilities, polygraph services and much more.

The Lawyer Referral and Information Service

The Lawyer Referral and Information Service

Barbara Arsedo, Jenny Comages and Emily Day handle over 12,000 calls and online requests each year from members of the public who contact them with legal-related problems covering everything from family law, criminal defense, personal injury, probate and estate planning to real estate, business law, landlord-tenant, bankruptcy, consumer law and labor/employment law.

CCCBA Accomplishments 2016

2016 CCCBA Accomplishments

In collaboration with the CCCBA’s 20 sections, the Bar offered more than 100 programs. This year’s events included a four-part MCLE series on Legal Ethics along with numerous Happy Hour networking mixers and other social events. The CCCBA also added an Immigration Section with 25+ members. The CCCBA’s Lawyer Referral & Information Service (LRIS) has […]

CCCBA’s New Communications Coordinator, Carole Lucido

CCCBA’s New Communications Coordinator, Carole Lucido

New CCCBA Communications Coordinator, Carole Lucido produces Contra Costa Lawyer, magazine, CCCBA websites and social media presence and takes photos and videos at CCCBA events.

Sustaining Firms 2016

Coffee Talk

Coffee Talk – Your CCCBA Membership

Coffee Talk is a regular feature of the Contra Costa Lawyer magazine. We ask a short question related to an upcoming theme and responses are then published in the Contra Costa Lawyer magazine. This month we ask, “What do you value most about your CCCBA membership?” The professional development programs. I’m a member of the […]

Year End Financial Report

Year End Financial Report

Annual Officer Installation Luncheon, January 27, 2017

You are invited to the CCCBA’s annual Officer Installation Luncheon at Contra Costa Country Club, 801 Golf Club Road, Pleasant Hill. We will honor Judge Trevor White and Judge Thomas Maddock for their many years of service as they hang up their robes and retire from the bench. OFFICERS TO BE INSTALLED BOARD MEMBERS: Philip […]

2016 What a Year it Was! [photos]

The calendar was packed for 2016, with events every month for the Bar, the courts, and section activities. CCCBA members were generous this year, raising funds for a memorial service for Judge Richard Arnason, for Food from the Bar with Comedy Night and the Walk-a-thon in the spring, followed by the Bar Fund Benefit in […]

Bar Babies

We admit it. We (the CCCBA staff) are obsessed with babies – but there is an extra special place in our hearts for CCCBA Bar Babies. It started out this summer when Lisa Mendes and Christina Weed dropped in out of the blue with their adorable babies. Theresa called it #BestFridayEver on Facebook and since […]