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Lunar New Year

Lunar New Year

Join your CCCBA colleagues for a brand new event for 2018.

Contra Costa Lawyer Magazine Wins Award from the National Association of Bar Executives

In early October, the Contra Costa Lawyer magazine was named winner of the Luminary Award for excellence in regular publications among small bar associations by the Communications Section of the National Association of Bar Executives. The Luminary Awards program recognizes excellence in bar association communications projects. CCCBA Communications Director Carole Lucido said, “I am very […]

2017-18 Sustaining Law Firms

We are grateful for the following firms that generously support the CCCBA.

2017 Year-End Financial Report

2017 Year-End Financial Report

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2018 Installation Lunch & Diversity Awards

2018 Installation Lunch & Diversity Awards

Make sure you are available for this year’s Installation Luncheon on January 26. This year we will present CCCBA’s first Diversity Awards.

Robert G. McGrath American Inn of Court 20th Anniversary

Robert G. McGrath American Inn of Court 20th Anniversary

On November 2, 2017, the Robert G. McGrath American Inns of Court held its 20th Anniversary celebration with a sit down dinner at Zio Fraedo’s in Pleasant Hill. The Inn was formed by a group of judges and senior trial attorneys in Contra Costa and was originally called the Contra Costa County American Inn of […]

2018 Judicial Assignments

2018 Judicial Assignments

PHOTOS: Bar Fund Benefit

Members of the Contra Costa County Bar Association came together to support the Social Justice Collaborative on September 28. Thank you to all of the sponsors, donors and attendees who contributed over $42,000 for this worthy cause. The Social Justice Collaborative provides full-scope legal representation for victims of crime, unaccompanied minors and refugees and asylum […]

PHOTOS: Hastings Alum of the Year

Congratulations to Presiding Judge Jill Fannin, who was named UC Hastings Contra Costa Alum of the Year on October 4, 2017.

PHOTOS: Women’s Scholarship Awards Dinner

On Thursday October 11, 2017 the Women’s Section of the CCCBA honored the 2017 recipients of the Honorable Patricia Herron and the Honorable Ellen James Scholarship, pictured in the slideshow above. The Women’s Section also hosted Suzanne Wertheim who spoke on the topic, “The American Bias Towards Explicit “No.”

Register Now for the MCLE Spectacular

Register Now for the MCLE Spectacular

Sign up NOW to get the best pricing for the CCCBA’s 23rd Annual MCLE Spectacular, on Friday, November 17, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm at the Walnut Creek Marriott Hotel. Attending is one of the best ways to earn up to 8 MCLE credits in one day, hear fantastic main session speakers and learn […]

Moot Court - Thank You

Moot Court – Thank You

Teaching Teenagers to Argue in Court, that is! 13th Annual Moot Court Competition Moot Court is an appellate argument activity and competition put on by the Center for Economic and Civic Education (CESQD) and CCCBA. On Saturday October 14, 2017 about 75 students will come to the Bray Courthouse and present their oral arguments on […]

Board-Member Athletes

Board-Member Athletes

This month, the Contra Costa Lawyer is offering a lighter look at our members– focusing on our members who are also athletes, but did you know that some of your Board members are also athletes… or at least athletic? Mika Domingo and Nicole Mills are two of the newest members of the Board.  Mika has […]

All Section Summer Mixer

Thank you to the Barristers Section for hosting the annual All Section Summer mixer this year at Sauced on June 21st.

CCCBA Diversity Award Program Announced

Diversity and inclusion in the law is something the Contra Costa County Bar Association values greatly and has worked hard to promote. To that end, we are pleased to announce the Bar Association has decided to recognize and present awards to law firms that embrace and implement diversity awareness and inclusiveness in their firms. A […]