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Welcome to 2015-2016!   As incoming President of the Desert Bar Association, it is my honor to welcome you to the 2015-2016 session of the DBA, which is now entering its 64th year of serving the local legal community, according to its mission.

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Save the Date

April 2016

DBA Mixer: Cork Tree Inn at 5:30pm-7:30pm. Date TBA.




May 20, 2016

DBA Luncheon: Conflict Avoidance: How to Manage Representation of Multiple Clients and Avoid State Bar Complaints and Disqualification" presented by Ellen A. Pansky; 11:30am-1:00pm @ The Classic Club, Palm Desert.




June 25, 2016

39th Annual Bird Awards and Distinguished Judges Night; 5:30pm - Cocktails; 6:30pm - Dinner; 8:00pm - Show; at Sun City Palm Desert.




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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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UPCOMING EVENTS


DBA Cocktail Mixer

DBA Cocktail Mixer

 

Please come join your fellow Desert Bar Association members, friends and colleagues for a cocktail mixer at Las Casuelas Quinta, at Point Happy in La Quinta.

 

You will be able to mingle with your friends and colleagues, enjoy heavy hors d'oeuvres and one drink (beer/wine/house margarita/iced tea/coffee/soft drink) included in the cost of admission. Additional drinks may be purchased directly from the venue.

 

 

Las Casuelas Quinta

Point Happy Shopping Center

78-480 Highway 111

La Quinta, California

(corner of Highway 111 and Washington)

 

Thursday, February 25, 2016

5:30 p.m. - Closing

 

 

DBA Members and Guest* - $15.00/person

General Admission - $25.00/person

 

*Current paid DBA members may bring up to one guest at the DBA Member price.

Additional guests will be at the General Admission price.

 

 

RSVP by Friday, February 19, 2016.

 

 

You may RSVP online by clicking here.

 

You may also RSVP by contacting

Robert J. Gilliland, Jr., at Guralnick & Gilliland, LLP

Tel: (760) 340-1515 | Fax: (760) 568-3053 | Email: robg@gghoalaw.com

 

 

Membership runs from October 1 - September 30. If you are not sure if you are a paid member, contact Sharron McPhail, at sharron@karensloatlaw.com or (760) 779-1313, to confirm your status.




DBA Luncheon: "Finding Assets and Finding People: Tips, Tricks and Insight from a Private Investigator"

"FINDING ASSETS AND FINDING PEOPLE:

TIPS, TRICKS AND INSIGHT FROM A PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR"

 

presented by

 

Joseph Jones

Bosco Legal Services

 

Joseph Jones is a licensed private investigator and the Vice President of Bosco Legal Services, Inc. Joseph has worked in every position at Bosco, starting with taking out the trash and sweeping the parking lots and, as such, has an intimate knowledge of all aspects of investigations, process serving, records retrieval and various other attorney services. Joseph has a degree in psychology and has received specialized training from the military, various law enforcement agencies and the Nation's top private intelligence firms.

 

 

The Classic Club
75200 Classic Club Blvd
Palm Desert, California 92211

 

Friday, March 18, 2016
Luncheon Check-In: 11:30 a.m.
Presentation: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

 

 

RSVP by Friday, March 11, 2016.
NO ONE WILL BE ADMITTED WITHOUT A PRIOR RESERVATION!
RESERVATIONS RECEIVED AFTER NOON ON MARCH 14, 2016,
WILL INCUR AN ADDITIONAL $10.00 CHARGE PER PERSON.

Cancellations received after noon on March 14, 2016,
will be charged the full price of the luncheon.

 

 

COST OF LUNCHEON:
$30.00 for Members*
$40.00 for Non-Members
$10.00 for MCLE credit (additional)
(1 hour of general MCLE Credit)

 

 

MEAL CHOICES:

- Shrimp Scampi

(with harvest rice and wilted seasonal greens)

 

- Short Rib Roast

(with mashed potatoes and seasonal vegetables)

 

- Vegan Option

(Chef's option TBD)

 

 

You may RSVP, and pay by credit card, online by clicking here.

 

You may also RSVP by contacting Robert J. Gilliland, Jr.,
at Gurlanick & Gilliland, LLP
Tel: (760) 340-1515 ‚óŹ Fax: (760) 568-3053
Email: robg@gghoalaw.com

 

 

If RSVP'ing via phone, fax or email, you may pay by credit card,
cash or check, which is payable in advance, only.

 

Any reservations for which we have not received payment by noon
on Monday, March 14, 2016, will be cancelled.

 

Treasurer Robert J. Gilliland, Jr.
G & G Plaza Building
Guralnick & Gilliland, LLP
40-004 Cook Street, Suite 3
Palm Desert, CA 92211

 

RENEW OR APPLY FOR MEMBERSHIP NOW!

 

*Membership runs from October 1- September 30. If you renew or apply for membership prior to the event, you will be given the membership price for this event and be paid through the 2015-2016 fiscal year. Only current paid members and their guests are entitled to the discount.




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