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Call for Board Nominations

Call for Board Nominations

You can be a leader within our legal community as a Director on the Contra Costa County Bar Association Board. The Board seeks candidates who agree to meet the following expectations: To possess or acquire a basic understanding of the Contra Costa County Bar Association (CCCBA) and its activities. To commit to the mission and […]

Food From the Bar - Comedy Night

Food From the Bar – Comedy Night

2017 Member Information Series

2017 Member Information Series

Bar Fund Benefit - September 28

Bar Fund Benefit – September 28

Thank You to the 2017 Mock Trial Volunteers

Thank You to the 2017 Mock Trial Volunteers

The Contra Costa County Office of Education produced another successful Mock Trial during February 2017. Teams from local high schools work with teacher- and attorney-coaches to prepare their version of the criminal case from both the prosecution and defense perspective. Students assume the roles of trial attorneys, pretrial motion attorneys, witnesses, clerks and bailiffs. In […]

Installation Luncheon January 27, 2017 [photos]

Installation Luncheon January 27, 2017 [photos]

Members of the Contra Costa County Bar Association came to celebrate the installation of new Board President Philip Andersen, a new Board of Directors, new Section Leaders and to honor two retiring judges and celebrate their service. It as a beautiful day and there was a festive vibe in the air as new leaders took […]

Food from the Bar - Comedy Night, May 18, 2017

Food from the Bar – Comedy Night, May 18, 2017

Holiday Party Photos

Holiday Party Photos

It was a dark and stormy night (really!) but that did not deter the jovial members of the Contra Costa County Bar Association from sharing a bit of cheer with their friends and associates. Thank you to all who attended. We at the CCCBA really enjoyed seeing you!

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 […]

Women’s Scholarship Awards Dinner October 27 2016

Hastings Contra Costa Alumnus of the Year: Judge Steven K. Austin

Hastings Contra Costa Alumnus of the Year: Judge Steven K. Austin

Judge Steven K. Austin was honored November 1, 2016 by the U.C. Hastings College of the Law as Contra Costa Alumnus of the Year at Round Hill Country Club in Alamo. The reception included U.C. Hastings Acting Chancellor and Dean: David L. Faigman. CCCBA extends its enthusiastic congratulations to Judge Austin.

Try it, you'll like it!

Try it, you’ll like it!

Yes, it’s true, the Court has completely upgraded its phone systems, including new phone numbers and a new Auto-Attendant system. Our goal was to get users where they want to go in less than a minute and we believe we’ve accomplished that. Call 925-608-1000 and try it out.  If you have comments or suggestions, please […]