Upcoming Events

 

California’s New Rules of Professional Conduct: What You Need to Know

1.5 Hours Ethics CLE
October 18, 2018
11:45 A.M. to 1:30 P.M. at
Jason’s Restaurant
300 Drakes Landing Rd, Greenbrae, CA 94904
Registration (includes lunch): $55.00

Speakers:
Joanna Storey, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP
Sarah Banola, Cooper, White & Cooper LLP
Kendra Basner, Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP

Starting November 1, 2018, California attorneys will be governed by a new set of Rules of Professional Conduct. Join us to learn about the key changes and how they may affect your practice. Topics include:
What is New (and not so new) in Conflicts?
What is a “True Retainer” and Can You Demand One?
What Are Your Duties to Prospective Clients?
How Do the New Rules Address Discrimination in the Law Practice?
Can You Have Sexual Relations with A Client?
How Other Changes to the Rules May Affect Your Practice

To register, click the Pay Now button below.

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MCWL Social Lunch

November 9, 2018
12:00 to 1:00 PM
Taj of Marin Restaurant, in the back room
909 4th Street, San Rafael
  No-host buffet

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MCBA 11th Annual MCLE Fair

Presented by:
Marin County Bar Association

Marin County Women Lawyers
Marin County Legal Professionals Associations 

Thursday, November 29, 2018
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM

Embassy Suites, San Rafael
Registration includes a continental breakfast and buffet lunch.

Early Bird Registration (ends 11/9/18)
$250 Members
$300 Non-Members
$125 Non-Attorney Legal Professionals

General Registration (after 11/9/18)
$325 Members
$375 Non-Members
$150 Non-Attorney Legal Professionals

Keynote Speaker:  Ann O’Leary
Lawyering in Age of #MeToo, #TheResistance, #IncomeInequality

FULL DAY. SINGLE TRACK PROGRAMS.
7 MCLE CREDITS with Bias, Ethics, and Substance Abuse

Intriguing topics include: Media, Pop Culture, & Crime | Rules of Professional Conduct Update | Navigating the California Legal Landscape for Cannabis Businesses | Breakout Workshops for Legal Professionals | Lawyers and Addiction | Do’s & Don’ts before the Marin Superior Court, and More…

Deadline for California State Bar MCLE (A-G) February 1, 2019.
Period: 2/1/16 – 1/31/19

To register and for more information, click 2018 MCLE Fair Flyer or visit https://marinbar.org/mcle-fair/?id=3 

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MCWL Holiday Party

December 6, 2018
Details to follow.

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Status of Reproductive Rights

Speaker: Amy Everitt
State Director

NARAL Pro-Choice California

Wednesday, January 30, 2019
11:45 AM – 1:30 PM
Piatti Restaurant

625 Redwood Highway, Mill Valley

Member Price: $45
Non-Member Price: $55

1 Hour MCLE Credit
Elimination of Bias

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PAST EVENTS

MCWL Family BBQ

Sunday, July 15, 2018
Piper Park
250 Doherty Drive, Larkspur
1:00-4:00 PM

Please join MCWL in celebrating summer by gathering with family and friends for a BBQ.

MCWL will provide gourmet BBQ for the grill (meat and veggie burgers, hot dogs and vegetables) and beverages, and we welcome guests to bring sides and snacks to share.

Click here to view the map of the park. We will have tables 26-28.

 To RSVP, email Claudia Brisson at cwbrisson@gmail.com

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The Conversation Series: Wanden Treanor & Judge Faye D’Opal

(Open to members of Queen’s Bench and Marin County Women Lawyers only)

August 30, 2018
6:30 PM – 8:15 PM

Greenbrae (address provided upon registration) 
 
Join Wanden Treanor and the Hon. Faye D’Opal (Ret.) in Greenbrae for a unique, intimate conversation with the women of Queen’s Bench and Marin County Women Lawyers in our first inter-organizational Conversation Series! Ms. Treanor and Judge D’Opal will share experiences and insights about how they became leaders in their community, and discussion will focus on how Queen’s Bench and Marin County Women Lawyers can support, equip and assist their members to reach for, attain and excel in positions of public leadership and influence. This event is for lawyers early in their career. If you’re further along in your career, please refrain from registering at this time, but drop us a line letting us know you’re interested in a similar event and we’ll do our best to develop programs based on interest and demand.
 
Registration fee: $10 
Registration is limited to 12 participants
Wine, sparkling water, and heavy appetizers will be served. 

 

 

Annual Business and Professional Women’s Dinner

Thursday, June 21, 2018
6:00-9:00 PM
The Spinnaker Restaurant, Sausalito

Guest Speaker: Vicki Trapalis 

Vicki Trapalis is a San Francisco attorney who devoted the past two and one half years volunteering in refugee camps in Greece and collaborates with Love Without Borders for Refugees in Need, which is dedicated to supporting, educating, sheltering, and showing compassion to all refugees. 

To learn more about Love Without Borders for Refugees in Need, visit http://lovewithoutborders4refugees.com.

 

MCWL May Social – RBG Documentary

Wednesday, May 9, 2018
Meet at the State Room at 5:00 PM

(1132 4th Street, San Rafael)
Walk to Smith Rafael Film Center at 6:00 PM
(1118 4th Street, San Rafael)

Join us for a showing of the new documentary “RBG” in celebrating the legacy of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

For more information on the film or to purchase tickets in advance please visit: https://rafaelfilm.cafilm.org/rbg

 

Meet the Candidates for Marin County District Attorney

Thursday, April 26, 2018
5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
La Toscana, 3751 Redwood Hwy, San Rafael

Come mix and mingle with the three candidates for Marin County District Attorney: A.J. Brady, Lori Frugoli, and Anna Pletcher.

Appetizers and drinks will be provided, and the event is open to the public!

 

 

MCWL Holiday Party

Thursday, December 7, 2017
6:00-9:30 PM
At the home of the Honorable Commissioner Mary Grove

Ticket Prices:
2018 MCWL Membership + Holiday Party + 2018 CWL Membership = $200 (value of $300)
 2018 MCWL Membership + Holiday Party = $115
Holiday Party only for Members = $50
Holiday Party only for Non-Members = $60
Membership Renewal only = $65

To register, click here and follow the simple steps. 
If you are experiencing any issues, please call Jasmine Davaloo at 415-226-4046

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MCWL Social Lunch 12:00 pm
MCWL Social Lunch @ Taj of Marin Restaurant
Nov 9 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
MCWL Social Lunch November 9, 2018 12:00 to 1:00 PM Taj of Marin Restaurant, in the back room 909 4th Street, San Rafael No-host buffet
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MCBA 11th Annual MCLE Fair 8:00 am
MCBA 11th Annual MCLE Fair @ Embassy Suites
Nov 29 @ 8:00 am – 5:00 pm
MCBA 11th Annual MCLE Fair Presented by: Marin County Bar Association Marin County Women Lawyers Marin County Legal Professionals Associations  Thursday, November 29, 2018 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM Embassy Suites, San Rafael Registration includes a continental breakfast and buffet lunch. Early Bird Registration (ends 11/9/18) $250 Members  $300 Non-Members  $125 Non-Attorney Legal Professionals General Read More
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