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President's Message

Welcome to 2014-2015!   It is with great enthusiasm that I welcome you to the 2014-2015 session of the Desert Bar Association. It is a particular honor to be installed as the President of the DBA...

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Upcoming Events

DBA Luncheon: "Ethics MCLE"    presented by Joseph Jones; Friday, November 21, 2014; 11:30am @ The Classic Club in Palm Desert.

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1st Annual DBA/Inn of Court Judge and Lawyer Hall of Fame Awards    Tuesday, December 9, 2014. California Supreme Court Justice Carol Corrigan to be keynote speaker; 5:30 p.m. @ The Pavilion, Indian Wells Golf Resort.

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MCLE: HOW TO HAVE AN EFFECTIVE MEDIATION    Wednesday, December 10, 2014; 11:45am-1:00pm @ Riverside County Law Library, Indio Branch, 46900A Monroe Street, Indio. 1.0 hr FREE General MCLE credit.

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More events coming soon!    Be sure to check back with us.

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Save the Date

January 16, 2015   DBA Luncheon. Presiding Judge Harold Hopp to present "State of the Court" 11:30am @ The Classic Club.

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January 30-31, 2015   Home Grown MCLE: "Trial Academy" 12.0 hours MCLE credit for $179. Call Irene at 760-771-5490 to RSVP.

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February 1, 2015   Home Grown MCLE: "Negotiate Like the Pros" 5.0 hours MCLE credit for $95. Call Irene at 760-771-5490 to RSVP.

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February 2015   DBA Mixer at a location TBD.

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March 14, 2015   Home Grown MCLE: "Personal Injury/Civil Update" 5.0 hours MCLE credit for $95. Call Irene at 760-771-5490 to RSVP.

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April 2015   DBA Mixer at a location TBD.

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April 11, 2015   Home Grown MCLE: "Criminal Law Update" 5.0 hours MCLE credit for $95. Call Irene at 760-771-5490 to RSVP.

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June 27, 2015   38th Annual Bird Awards and Distinguished Judges Night @ Sun City Palm Desert. Invitations to come in Spring 2015.

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More events to come!   Be sure to check back with us.

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Past Events

Chief Justice of California Luncheon - April 2012    Photos from the Luncheon for the Chief Justice of California, April 19, 2012

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OneJustice Bus Project - April 2012    Photos from the OneJustice Bus Project - April 2-3, 2012

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Bird Awards 2011 - Beach Blanket Indio    Photos from Beach Blanket Indio, June 3, 2011.

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2011 Court of Appeal Visit    Photos from April 2011 Court of Appeal Visit

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April 2011 Cocktail Mixer    Photos from Cocktail Mixer at Cork Tree on April 20, 2011

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59th Annual Installation of Officers & Trustees    Photos from the 59th Annual Installation of Officers & Trustees on October 23, 2010

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Bird Awards 2010 - Alice in Lawyerland!    Photos from Alice in Lawyerland, June 26, 2010.

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Senior Law Day 2010    Photos from Senior Law Day 2010

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About the DBA


The Desert Bar Association is a professional association of civil and criminal lawyers practicing within the Desert Judicial District of the Coachella Valley, comprising the desert cities of Bermuda Dunes, Cathedral City, Coachella, Desert Hot Springs, Indian Wells, Indio, La Quinta, Mecca, Palm Desert, Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage, Thermal and Thousand Palms. In addition to practicing and retired attorneys and judges, the Desert Bar Association also welcomes non-lawyers as Associate Members, who are professionals within the Desert Judicial District of the Coachella Valley who desire to interact with the legal community.

Mission Statement: The Association is established to maintain the honor and integrity of the profession of the law, to increase its usefulness in promoting the due administration of justice, to cultivate social activities among its members and to support and administer programs and activities consonant with such goals.


 


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P.O. Box 12295
Palm Desert, CA 92255-2295



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