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“UPDATE ON GETTING MEDICAL RECORDS” BY KAREN B. DARNALL

If medical facts are vital to your case, you have to think about strategy. … [Read More...]

“YOUR RUN / OUR LAW DAY 5K: SATURDAY, JULY 9, 2016” BY WILLIAM M. GREWE

Giants come in all sizes. You are looking at one, above. A 23-year-old … [Read More...]

“DON BENTON, BY THOMAS E. OLSON” BY TOM OLSON

Donald Lacy Benton, of Benton, Orr, Duval & Buckingham, passed away on … [Read More...]

“BARRISTERS’ CORNER: INTERVIEW WITH JUDGE WALSH” BY ROBYN WEISS

As young lawyers (myself included), we all too often feel anxious, nervous … [Read More...]

President Buehner’s Message

“A HISTORICAL CELEBRATION SUPPORTED BY BLACK LAWYERS OF VENTURA” BY CHARMAINE H. BUEHNER

On June 19, 1865, U.S. Army Major General Gordon Granger rode into Galveston, Texas with 2,000 former Union troops to occupy the State of Texas on behalf of the federal government. The Civil War had officially ended with the … [Read More...]

Exec’s Dot Dot Dot…

“EXEC’S DOT…DOT…DOT…” BY STEVE HENDERSON

Family Law attorney and VCBA Board member Tom Hutchinson got hitched March 6 and suffered through a two-week honeymoon in Bora Bora with his new bride, Brenda Allison. Tom may be reached at 654.0911 … [Read More...]

“EXEC’S DOT…DOT…DOT” By STEVE HENDERSON

Judge Bruce Arthur Thompson died Sept. 8, 2015, and the obit just appeared in The Star April 14. Bruce was admitted to the bar in 1954 and became District Attorney in 1961. He was appointed to the … [Read More...]

EXEC’S DOT…DOT…DOT…

Ventura attorney John J. Negley was notified March 17 by the State Bar of California Board of Legal Specialty that he passed the Family Law Specialty Exam. Congrats at john@negleylaw.com or 644- … [Read More...]