The Bar Association offers its members a variety of means to continue their legal educations and participate in the operation of the Association. Section chairs serve for a calendar year are appointed by the President.
Sections meetings are open to all Bar Association members and explore issues and developments in different areas of the law. The Bar Association is a California State Bar approved provider of Mandatory Continuing Legal Education and many of the Section programs qualify for MCLE credit.
Section dues, $30 per section, include any MCLE costs associated with meetings offered by each section.
To see all upcoming MCLE events provided by the Sections, go to the top of this page and click on the Calendar, or click here.
Are you new to the San Mateo County Community? Is this your first year practicing and would like to get involved? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, click here fore more information on how to become part of the Barristers Section.
Chair: Christopher C. Cooke
President: Joanna M. Wald
|Business/Business Litigation Section
Chair: Marc D. Bender
|Corporate In-House Counsel Section
Chair: Carolyn R. Adler
|Criminal Law Section
Chair: Ariel Rief
|Estate Planning & Probate Section
Chair: Heather Boshears
|Family Law Section
Chair: Robert Cashen
|Government/Municipal Law Section
Chair: Jean Savaree
|Intellectual Property Section
Chair: Mark Punzalan
|Labor & Employment Section
Chair: April S. Glatt
|Real Estate Section
Chair: Grant Baker
|Women Lawyers’ Section
Chair: Debra Vernon