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Welcome to 2013-2014!   It is an honor and privilege to serve as President of the Desert Bar Association for the coming 2013-2014 term....

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Save the Date

October 11, 2014

63rd Annual Installation of the Officers & Trustees of the DBA. 6:00 p.m. @ Xavier College Prep, 34-200 Cook Street, Palm Desert. Scroll down for invitation!




November 21, 2014

DBA Luncheon. Joseph Jones of Bosco Legal Services to present Ethics MCLE. 11:30am @ The Classic Club, Palm Desert.




December 9, 2014

Joint Desert Bar Association/Inn of Court Awards Dinner - California Supreme Court Justice Carol Corrigan to speak; 5:30 p.m. @ Celebrity Ballroom, Indian Wells Golf Resort. Invitations to be sent later in the Fall.




January 16, 2015

Presiding Judge Harold Hopp to present "State of the Court." 11:30am @ The Classic Club, 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 Luncheon: "Attorney Brand Management"

"ATTORNEY BRAND MANAGEMENT"

 

presented by

 

Bo Bryant

Senior Client Development Consultant

FindLaw / Super Lawyers

 

Bo Bryant is a Senior Client Development Consultant for all of San Bernardino & Riverside County for FindLaw/Super Lawyers. He is also involved in training new consultants throughout Southern California on establishing their territories through client development and branding. Bo also provides CLE courses in attorney search engine marketing, social media, mobile search, and website strategies to Bar Associations. Bo brings over 8 years of successful experience in the technology industry and his experience ranges from sales, to marketing and strategy consulting, for Fortune 500 companies to technology startups. Being a former business owner enhances Bo's comprehension of the significant impact the web has on small businesses.

 

What sets you apart from other attorneys, and why should referrals and prospects choose you over a competitor? As an attorney, you are your brand and if you are not taking steps to define your brand, others will define it for you. Attorney Brand Management provides strategies, steps and reasons for why you should invest in your most valuable asset – yourself.

 

Topics in this presentation include:

- Why Building, Promoting & Protecting Your Brand is so Important

- How to Improve New Client/Referral Conversion through Brand Management

- Maximizing the Most Effective Attorney Branding Properties Online

- Creating & Executing on a Personal Brand Strategy

 

 

Friday, September 19, 2014
Luncheon Check-In: 11:30 a.m.
Presentation: 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.


THE CLASSIC CLUB
75200 Classic Club Blvd.
Palm Desert, California 92211

The Classic Club is located off of Varner Road, near Cook Street, north of the I-10 freeway.

 

 

RSVP BY FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2014.

Cancellations after noon on September 15, 2014,

will be charged the full price of the luncheon.

 

NO ONE WILL BE ADMITTED WITHOUT A PRIOR RESERVATION.

RESERVATIONS RECEIVED AFTER NOON ON SEPTEMBER 15, 2014, WILL INCUR AN ADDITIONAL $10.00 CHARGE PER PERSON.

 

 

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:

 

- Tri Tip Steak (with Roasted Potatoes, Seasonal Vegetables & Crimini Mushroom Sauce)

 

- Vegetarian Option (Chef's option TBD)

 

- Dietary Restriction Option (plain chicken breast with steamed vegetables and sweet potato)

 

 

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



You may also RSVP by contacting Sharron McPhail, at the Law Office of Karen J. Sloat, APC.
Tel: (760) 779-1313 | Fax: (760) 340-4834 | email: Sharron@karensloatlaw.com



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



If paying by check, please make checks payable to the "Desert Bar Association" and either pay at the door or mail checks to: Treasurer Karen J. Sloat, 74-900 Highway 111, Suite 211, Indian Wells, CA 92210.

 

**Membership runs from October 1- September 30. If you renew or apply for membership prior to this luncheon, you will be given the membership price for this luncheon and be paid through the 2014-2015 fiscal year. Only current paid members and their guests are entitled to the discount.




FREE LEGAL INFORMATIONAL SESSION

FREE LEGAL INFORMATIONAL SESSION

SESÍON GRATUITA DE INFORMACIÓN LEGAL

 

Do you have questions re: an Immigration, Expungement, or
a Tenant Law matter?

 

If so, receive free legal information in
English and Spanish on Saturday, September 20, 2014, from 9:00a.m. – 2:00p.m.
We invite you to learn
more about:

 

  • Immigration Law “DACA”/ Immigration Reform (9:00-11:30 a.m.) 
     
  • Landlord-Tenant Law (11:30 a.m. - 2:15 p.m.)
  • Expungements (1:00-2:00 p.m.)

 

 Staff will also provide information regarding the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and assist with Covered California sign-ups.
Assistance in English and Spanish.

¿Tienes preguntas acerca de un asunto de Inmigración, Sellar su Record, o Ley de Inquilino?

 

Entonces, reciba información legal
gratuita en ingles y español Sábado, 20
de septiembre de 2014, de 9:00a.m. – 2:00p.m. 
Te invitamos a aprender más acerca de:

 

  • Acción diferida para ciertos jóvenes inmigrantes (“DACA”)/ Reforma Comprensiva deInmigración (9:00-11:30 a.m.)
  • Ley de inquilino (11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.)
  • Sellar su record (1:00-2 p.m.)

 

Personal también proporcionara información con respecto al Affordable Care Act (ACA) y asistir con las inscripciones de Covered California. Ofrece asistencia en inglés y español.

  

   

PRESENTED BY:

 

          

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please arrive early. Space is limited. Reservations Preferred.
(760) 398-3502 (City of Coachella) / (951) 774-4416 (ICLS)

 

Bagdouma Park Community Center

51-251 Douma St., Coachella, CA 92236

 

 

To download the flyer for this event, please click here.




HOME GROWN MCLE - "FAMILY LAW UPDATE"

LawTalk MCLE, Inc., California Desert Trial Academy College of Law, The Desert Center for Legal Education and The Desert Bar Association

 

present

 

HOME GROWN MCLE

 

"FAMILY LAW UPDATE"

 

hosted by

 

Hon. Dale R. Wells and Sheila A. Williams, Esq.

 

 

Saturday, October 4, 2014

8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

Fantasy Springs Resort Hotel Events Center

84-245 Indio Springs Pkwy., Indio, California 92203

 

 

Program Schedule

 

8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

Registration/Continental Breakfast

 

9:00 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

Judge Dale R. Wells & Sheila A. Williams

"Domestic Violence, Restraining Orders, & Related Topics"

 

10:15 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

Networking Break

 

10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

H. Les Kornblatt, CPA/ABV, CVA, CFF

"Business, Valuations, & Related Topics"

 

12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch

 

1:00 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Judge Dale R. Wells & Sheila Williams

"Request for Orders & Ex Parte Applications"

 

2:15 p.m. - 2:45 p.m.

Networking Break

 

2:45 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Diana Herrington, MFT & Carol Adams, Esq.

"Custody, Visitation, Minor's Counsel, & 730 Evaluations"

 

Speaker Lineup Subject to Change.

 

 

5.0 Hours Participatory MCLE Credit.

 

 

COST:  $95.00

Registration Fee Includes Continental Breakfast and Lunch.

 

All check should be made payable to "DCLE".

 

To register, call Irene Dolan at 760.771.5490 or fax to 760.771.3198.

Mail checks to c/o Dolan Law Offices, 45-915 Oasis Street, Indio, CA 92201.

 

The DBA cannot take reservations for this event.

You must contact Irene Dolan directly to register.

 

 

LawTalk MCLE, Inc. (#1167) is a State Bar of California approved MCLE provider.

 




63rd ANNUAL INSTALLATION OF DBA OFFICERS & TRUSTEES

CLICK HERE TO RSVP

 

 

TO DOWNLOAD THE INFORMATION SHEET ABOUT SPONSORSHIPS & ADVERTISING, PLEASE CLICK HERE.




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