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“WHAT KIDS THINK OF LAWYERS” By Wendy Lascher

I went backpacking in Washington this summer with my lawyer son Bear, and … [Read More...]

“A MODEL LAWYER” By Cari Potts

For Richard Albert Walton, nothing beats the intricate work of assembling … [Read More...]

“BARRISTERS’ CORNER” By Lauren E. Sims

The Barristers finished the summer with two great events. On Aug. 5, … [Read More...]

“AMENDMENTS TO CALIFORNIA’S PAID SICK LEAVE LAW “ By Steven P. Lee

On July 13, the California Legislature passed AB 304, which amends the … [Read More...]

President Grewe’s Message

“WHAT KIND OF A DIFFERENCE CAN ONE PERSON MAKE?” By William M. Grewe

Trifecta. The Barristers’ summer series of three programs featuring Judge Glen Reiser, Presiding Judge Donald Coleman and Justice Steven Perren in their courtrooms concluded at the … [Read More...]

PRESIDENT’S COLUMN: “SAIL ON, SAIL ON SAILOR” By William M. Grewe

It’s summer. How about a story in place of the usual? I’ll keep it short. Just something about perhaps the greatest male Olympian. A name you don’t recognize. Winner of no gold … [Read More...]

PRESIDENT’S COLUMN: “YES IT’S SUMMER, MY TIME OF YEAR” By William M. Grewe 

They’re off! The swearing-in ceremony  was June 9 in Courtroom 22. Presiding Judge Donald Coleman was at the helm, joined on the bench by Assistant Presiding Judge Patricia Murphy … [Read More...]

Exec’s Dot Dot Dot…

“Exec’s Dot …Dot …Dot …” By Steve Henderson

If you are searching for the president of the bar’s Estate Planning and Probate Section, Amber Rodriguez, she has relocated to 468 Poli Street, Suite 2F, in Ventura, effective June 1. Other vitals … [Read More...]

“Exec’s Dot …Dot …Dot” by Steve Henderson

I am attempting to assist Estate Planning and Probate lawyer Steven Feder. He has been appointed by the Ventura County Superior Court to represent the interests of the unknown heirs or beneficiaries … [Read More...]

“Exec’s Dot …Dot …Dot” by Steve Henderson

Courtney Paulk doesn’t just swim with sharks in the courtroom – she’s in the water with them, too. An open-water marathon swimmer, Paulk earned the sport’s Triple Crown in 2013 by traversing the … [Read More...]