The Desert Bar Association’s Mission is 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.
Our Officers, Trustees and Members all play a significant role in helping the DBA meet its goals and fulfill this mission. To learn more about becoming a member or otherwise getting involved, please contact us.
Desert Bar Association
P.O. Box 12295
Palm Desert, CA 92255-2295
Phone: (760) 851 4886
For inquiries of a specific nature, please contact the assigned Officer or Trustee below by clicking their name to send an email:
President – Karen J. Sloat
Judicial Liaison, Bird Awards, Hall of Fame Awards
Vice President – Kimberly T. Lee
DBA Luncheons & Mixers, 2016-17 Installation, Probate Section
Secretary – Robert J. Gilliland, Jr.
Judicial Evaluation Committee, Media Relations, Mediation Program
Treasurer – Christoffer J. Thomsen
Natalie S. Keller – Client Relations, Family Law Section, Hall of Fame Awards, Fee Arbitration
Aaron F. Garcia – Access to Justice
David B. Greenberg – Mock Trial, Young Lawyers Task Force, Youth Court
Anthony Valente – Website
Rachael E. Alcorn – Adopt a High School, Bird Awards, Mock Trial, Young Lawyers Task Force
Breeanna S. Fujio – Bird Awards, Mock Trial, Young Lawyers Task Force
Julie Rosser Balbini
Michael B. Rover
To find out how to become a member of the Desert Bar Association,please contact Sue Byerly at (760) 851-4886 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To learn more about our process for nominating and electing Officers and the Board of Trustees, please contact President, Karen J. Sloat.