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2019 Barristers Officers and Board

President: Maggie W. Trinh of Curley, Hurtgen & Johnsrud LLP

Vice President: Joanna M. Wald of De Ita & Lowe, LLP

Treasurer: Angelica Ayar of Ayar Law Offices

Secretary: Khloe Lee of Law Office of Khloe Lee

Board: Roxanne Jen, Paul A. Wilkins, Khloe Lee, David T. Nazzaro, Angelica M. Ayar, Ariel Rief, Janelle Allen, Austin Jackson, Stephanie Louie.


The Barristers is an Organization of new lawyers (36 years of age or younger or in the practice for 10 years or less) committed to professional growth, community service, and social networking.  Barristers perform philanthropic services for the community.  The Barristers Section meets on the 1rst Wednesday of the Month.

If you are a Barrister and are seeking to get more involved in your local legal community in 2019, please contact Maggie W. Trinh at mtrinh@chjllp.com  or Khloe Lee at kleeatty@gmail.com.

Please join us for our monthly meeting. The meetings are held on the first Wednesday of the month. All Barristers are welcome!
No RSVP necessary.

Wednesday, January 2, 2019
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

San Mateo County Bar Association
333 Bradford St., 2nd Fl. Board Room
Redwood City, CA 94063

Wednesday, February 6, 2019
12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

San Mateo County Bar Association
333 Bradford St., 2nd Fl. Board Room
Redwood City, CA 94063


MCLE – Working With Consultants To Prepare Your Clients For Mediation At Family Court Services and Evaluations
January 10, 2019, 12:15 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.

San Mateo Public Library
55 W 3rd Avenue
San Mateo, CA 94402

Earn one hour of MCLE credit as Yvonne Seeley and Chuck Amital provide tips on preparing your clients for mediation at Family Court Services.  The cost of attendance is $15.00 for Barristers and $25.00 for non-barristers.  Please RSVP to Kenneth Linthicum at ken@lawofficekrl.com or register online.

Yvonne Seeley is a Certified Family Law Legal Specialist with 30 years experience in civil litigation.  She currently serves as a member of the Board of Directors for the San Mateo County Bar Association.  She additionally served as President of the San Mateo County Trial Lawyers Association and served as a board member for CORA.

Chuck Amital is currently in private practice as a mediator and consultant.  He is a licensed attorney and a licensed marriage and family therapist.  He is the former Supervising Child Custody Recommending Counselor at Family Court Services, Superior Court of San Mateo County.

Brown Bag Series- With Honorable Marie S. Weiner
March 7, 2019, 12:15 pm to 1:15 p.m.

400 County Center
Room 2E
Redwood City, CA 94063

Please join the Barristers as the Honorable Marie S. Weiner, Supervising Judge of the Civil, Case Management, and ADR Programs, hosts us in her courtroom to provide us with invaluable insight from the Bench.  Do not miss this opportunity to hear from a Judicial Officer about what is expected and not-expected when appearing in Court.  Attendees will also have the opportunity to ask non-case specific questions.  Please RSVP to Khloe Lee at Khloe@khloeleelaw.com



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