Card Key Access to Courts – Attorneys who have been members of the Bar Association continuously, for at least two years, are eligible to apply for card key access to the San Mateo County Superior Court, which allows them to by-pass the security screening by using the employee entrance. Call the Associate Executive Director, Alma Robles at 650.298.4003 for more information or to schedule an appointment and sign the Card Key Agreement.

The Docket – This annual magazine contains in-depth articles written by and for members of the San Mateo County Bar Association and retired and sitting members of the local judiciary.  It is created by our members for our members!

The Here-Say Newsletter – This bi-monthly publication tracks the activities of the Bar Association’s various committees and sections, the Bench and various county legal departments. It reports professional, MCLE and social events and other developments of importance to the local legal community. Members receive a discounted advertising rate.All SMCBA members use the Take Notice section of the Here-Say to post their address change, firm name change and/or announce new firm members  – assuming those new members have joined the SMCBA, of course!

Law & Motion keeps our members up to-date on SMCBA and section events, MCLE opportunities, and special notices from the San Mateo County Superior

Mailing Labels – Members can purchase mailing labels at a discount over the rate charged to the public.  Labels are available for all Bar Association members, or for members of specific Sections. Call the Associate Executive Director, Alma Robles at 650.298.4003 or e-mail us for more information.

MCLE – The SMCBA is a California State Bar approved provider of MCLE (Provider Number 287). The Bar Association, through a coordinated effort by its MCLE Committee, sponsors various programs to enable its members to fulfill the MCLE requirements of the State Bar of California. Section members pay no additional MCLE costs when attending MCLE events sponsored by that Section. Additionally, each January, the SMCBA sponsors its “Funky Credit Day,” an all day event providing those hard to obtain MCLE credits in Ethics and Bias in the Courtroom. All SMCBA-sponsored MCLE events are noted on our Events Calendar.

Legal Specialization MCLE is also available for Family Law, Criminal Law, and Estate Planning/Probate/Elder Law.

Membership Directory – Released every three years, our full-color directory is used by all our members! This includes attorneys, associate members, and the judiciary.

SMCBA member profile now gives our members the opportunity to view the fully searchable, printable online membership directory; register to attend all SMCBA events; update your profile; view and print the monthly newsletter, and the Here-Say.


We’re happy to work with the following businesses that offer discounts on their products and services to SMCBA members.

Some business may require proof of current membership at the time of your transaction.  If so, please contact Membership Services at membership@smcba.org or call (650) 298-4030.  

*Click on the Company’s logo to view their website.  If there is an email available, click on the company’s name to send them an email.

AAA Insurance offers best-in-class 24/7 roadside assistance, towing, travel, insurance, notary, DMV, and auto insurance.  Members receive exclusive discounts and savings.

California Automobile Association
510 Veterans Blvd., Ste. A
Redwood City, CA 94063

Contact:
Tracy Taylor
(650) 301-1302
www.calstate.aaa.com

The ABA Retirement Funds Program (“the Program”) provides affordable 401(k) plans exclusively to law firms of all sizes, even solo practitioners. The Program offers plan design flexibility, a broad range of investment options, full-service administration, and professional fiduciary services. Call us for a free consultation or visit  our website learn about a different kind of retirement plan built specifically for your law firm.

Contact:

Patrick L. Colon
(866) 812-3580
www.abaretirement.com

BenefitHub provides a full suite of benefits all in one place.

ColorPrint offers a 15% discount on printing services. ColorPrint believes that printing goes way beyond getting ink on paper. It’s about really delivering the service you deserve (at prices that will surprise and delight you). Mailing services, fast printing San Mateo, Daly City, Redwood City, (up through San Francisco) means customer-building service for you. We focus on the detail. ColorPrint wants you to be successful.

ColorPrint Digital
1570 Gilbreth Rd.
Burlingame, CA 94010

Contact:

Genevieve@colorprint.com
Phone: (650) 697-7611
Fax: (650) 697-3437

Eminent Networks is an IT consulting and computer support company serving businesses throughout the Bay Area. We provide information technology services, solutions, hardware and support to ensure your business computer systems run efficiently and effectively. Whether your business needs assistance with setup, troubleshooting/repair, maintenance, and design of your PC, Servers, network, Wireless network, Firewalls, backup systems, monitoring, etc., Eminent Networks can help.

Contact:
Hiep Nguyen
(408) 655-8802

Law Catalog is the e-commerce site for ALM’s industry-leading legal books, directories, periodicals, events and research tools. SMCBA Member receive 10% off site wide at LawCatalog.com with a code. Email membership@smcba.org to obtain the code.

Contact:

Sandra Seithel
(321) 300-5355 x1209
LawCatalog.com

LawPay platform, powered by AffiniPay, was developed specifically to help attorneys collect client payments through a streamlined, efficient, and affordable solution.  Founded in 2005, AffiniPay is a complete, end-to-end payment processing systems.  AffiniPay has successfully developed custom payment solutions for the legal, medical, and accounting industries.

Contact:

Tracey Gavin
(512) 366-6973

Lawyers’ Mutual Insurance Company offers sole practitioners who wish to join the Lawyer Referral Service liability coverage. The annual cost of the Association Referral Service Program policy is $500.00. This policy complies with the California State Bar’s Minimum Standards that require all Lawyer Referral Service members to provide evidence of insurance as a condition of membership.

Lawyers’ Mutual Insurance Company
3110 W. Empire Ave.
Burbank, CA 91504

Contact:

Kathy
sargentc@lawyersmutal.com

Mercer Health & Benefits Insurance Services LLC is working with the San Mateo County Bar Association to provide direct access to the State Bar Sponsored Lawyers Professional Liability Insurance Program in a way that supports the SMCBA and its mission. For information regarding the State Bar Sponsored Professional Liability, Life Insurance, Accidental Death & Dismemberment and Workers Compensation programs, including easy to complete on-line applications, please visit: https://www.mybarbenefits.com.

Mercer Health & Benefits Insurance Services LLC
4 Embarcadero Center, Ste. 1100
San Francisco, CA 94111

Contact:

Jack Witherspoon
jack.witherspoon@mercer.com
(415) 983-5658

Office Depot offers discounted office supplies for SMCBA members. Office Depot offers various services, from custom printing to tech depot services.  Their office supplies include, but are not limited to, paper, ink & toner, cleaning supplies, and furniture.

Contact:
Maurice Jackson
(415) 545-8333

OnBoard is a meeting solution that can be used on any device, anywhere, that makes preparing for board and committee meetings easy. A board portal with the tools every director and administrator needs to be OnBoard offers a 10% discount to SMCBA members.

Contact:
Rashmi Bijai
(765) 404-0559

One Legal has an easy-to-use solutions, premium customer support, and in-depth knowledge of the courts: One Legal is the most desirable single platform for litigation support services. Trusted by thousands of law firms to file tens of thousands of documents every month, we file and serve in every courthouse and every county in California. Plus, access nationwide service of process and court research.

SMCBA members receive:

  • 15% off One Legal Concierge – dedicated document specialists to file documents on your behalf
  • 10% off all our other products and services including eFiling, traditional court filing, service of process, court research, records retrieval and more.  To claim your member discount, visit http://www.onelegal.com/sanmateobar

Contact:
Apryl Johnston
ajohnston@onlegal.com
(415) 475-6203

OnTrac Regional Package Delivery has a special rate for our members.  It is a volume based discount level; members get the discount on all their shipments.  The service is our next day by 10:30 AM within CA and NV and 2 day morning to AZ, WA, UT, ID, CO, OR at a low rate.  Members contact Stacie at OnTrac, so she can set up a free account for you today.

Contact:
Stacie Otis
(650) 242-2767

Provident Credit Union offers free membership to SMCBA members and their employees. SMCBA members and their employees will also receive a $200 bonus when they open a new Provident account. There is no monthly or annual fees. They also offer free business accounts and health savings account. In addition to the perks above, Provident offers in-person and webinar seminars, such as Financial Workshops, New Homebuyers Seminar, and Education College (Planning) Workshop.

Provident Credit Union
303 Twin Dolphin Dr.
Redwood Shores, CA 94065

 

Contact:
Art Pimental
(650) 508-0300 x2088
(650) 801-7143

Six Flags offers SMCBA members discounted tickets and season passes.

Contact the SMCBA Member Services to get your discount: (650) 298-4030

Tickets at Work offers admission discounts, exclusive offers and special events available online! Special savings and vacation deals to SeaWorld San Diego, SeaWorld Orlando, SeaWorld San Antonio, Busch Gardens Willamsburg, Busch Gardens Tampa Bay, Adventure Island, Water Country USA and Sesame Place. Knott’s Berry Farm also offers discounted park admission and summer vacation packages.

Contact:
(954) 342-2900