The Bar Association offers its members a variety of means to continue their legal educations and participate in the operation of the Association. Section chairs serve for a calendar year are appointed by the President.
Sections meetings are open to all Bar Association members and explore issues and developments in different areas of the law. The Bar Association is a California State Bar approved provider of Mandatory Continuing Legal Education and many of the Section programs qualify for MCLE credit.
Section dues, $30 per section, include any MCLE costs associated with meetings offered by each section.
To see all upcoming MCLE events provided by the Sections, go to the top of this page and click on the Calendar, or click here.
Are you new to the San Mateo County Community? Is this your first year practicing and would like to get involved? If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, click here fore more information on how to become part of the Barristers Section.
Chair: Katherine L. Gallo
Vice-Chair: Sadhana “Sandy” Narayan
President: Kenneth R. Linthicum
Vice President: Maggie W. Trinh
|Business/Business Litigation Section
Chair: Marc D. Bender
|Corporate In-House Counsel Section
Chair: Carolyn R. Adler
Vice-Chair: Sandy Narayan
|Criminal Law Section
Co-Chair: Ariel Rief
Co-Chair: James Dunn
|Estate Planning & Probate Section
Chair: Jessica L. Rowe
|Family Law Section
Co-Chair: Mirisa San Filippo
Co-Chair: Joshua M. Cutcher
|Government/Municipal Law Section
Chair: Jean Savaree
|Intellectual Property Section
Chair: Denise De Mory
|Labor & Employment Section
Co-Chair: Katie Debski
Co-Chair: David Sarnoff
|Real Estate Section
Chair: Grant Baker
|Women Lawyers’ Section
Chair: Michelle Barnett
Vice-Chair: Katherine A. West