Officers

President
Kenneth Sulzer
Proskauer Rose LLP
2049 Century Park East Ste 3200
Los Angeles CA 90062
ksulzer@proskauer.com

President-Elect
David Willingham
Caldwell Leslie & Proctor PC
725 S Figueroa St, 31st Fl
Los Angeles CA 90017-5524
willingham@caldwell-leslie.com

Treasurer
Matthew Close
O'Melveny & Myers LLP
400 S. Hope St.
Los Angeles CA 90071
mclose@omm.com

Secretary
Hilary Potashner
Office of the Federal Public Defender
321 East 2nd Street
Los Angeles CA 90012
hilary_potashner@fd.org


 
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Coming Events


BROWN BAG LUNCH FOR YOUNG LAWYERS
November 12, 2014
Time: 12:00 p.m.
Registration: 11:30 a.m.
Please bring your lunch and join Judge Birotte, Jr, and Judge Sagar for an exciting and informative introduction to federal practice in the Central District of California. This is a wonderful opportunity for lawyers in their first few years of practice to meet and interact with members of the federal judiciary in a small group setting.

This program will provide 1 hour of MCLE credit.
Location: United States Courthouse
Courtroom 790
255 E Temple Street
Los Angeles, California 90012
Cost: The event is free, but is open only to current FBA-LA members, law clerks and interns. It is also limited to
25 participants, so a prompt response is encouraged.
Click here for registration flyer and additional information
Click here to register online




11TH ANNUAL BANKRUPTCY ETHICS SYMPOSIUM
November 21, 2014
Time: 9:00 a.m.
Registration: 8:30 a.m.
TOPICS:
9:00 a.m. - 12:45 p.m.
Best Practices for Small Law Firms with Limited Budgets
Representing Spouses in Bankruptcy: Beware of Ethical Land Mines and Conflicts
A Ethics Conversation with Professor Nancy B. Rapoport
1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Afternoon Presentation
Substance Abuse: Jerome I. Braun, Esq., Farella, Braun & Martel
Elimination of Bias: Kenneth D. Sulzer, Esq., Proskauer Rose LLP and Julia Brodsky, Esq.,
SPEAKERS:
Hon. Scott C. Clarkson, United States Bankruptcy Court
Professor Nancy B. Rapoport, William S. Boyd School of Law, UNLV
Stella A. Havkin, Esq., Havkin & Shrago
Ariel Leichter-Maroko, Esq.,
J. Scott Bovitz, Esq., Bovitz & Spitzer
M. Erik Clark, Esq., Borowitz & Clark, LLP
Leon D. Bayer, Esq., Bayer Wishman & Leotta
Gillian. N. Brown, Esq., Pachulski, Stang, Ziehl & Jones

MCLE: 3.5 Hours General MCLE; 1Hr. Substance Abuse; 1 Hr. Elimination of Bias. This activity has been approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education Credit by the State Bar of California. The FBA certifies that this activity conforms to the standards of approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education.
Location: Roybal Federal Building, Conference Room 283
255 E. Temple St, Los Angeles, CA 90017
Cost: $25 (FBA members); $35 (CDCBAA and LABF members);
$40 (non-members). At Door $50

Register by November 13, 2014.
As there is limited seating, please register early.
Registration preference will be given to FBA members.
At Door registration will be $50.
Click here for registration flyer and additional information
Click here to register online




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Thursday, 30 October 2014


Board Members

Past Presidents

2012-2013 Evan A. Jenness
2011-2012 Jeffrey Rutherford
2010-2011 Mary Carter Andrues
2009-2010 Yolanda Orozco
2008-2009 Fred A. Rowley, Jr
2007-2008 Gary Lincenberg
2006-2007 Janet I. Levine
2005-2006 Lorraine L. Loder
2004-2005 Brian J. Hennigan
2003-2004 Mark A. Byrne
2002-2003 Marc A. Becker
2001-2002 Richard Marmaro
2000-2001
Jerome H. Craig
1999-2000 Richard H. Kirschner
1998-1999 Thomas Holliday
1997-1998 Brad D. Brian
1996-1997 James L. Goldman
1995-1996 Leslie R. Horowitz
1994-1995 Molly Munger
1993-1994 John R. Sommer
1992-1993 Patricia A. Mitchell
1991-1992 William James
1990-1991 Howard O. Boltz
1989-1990 Joan S. Ortolano
1988-1989 Richard E. Drooyan
1987-1988 Edward M. Robbins, Jr.
1986-1987 Christine L. Harwell
1985-1986 Donald C. Smaltz
1984-1985 Felicia Duque Black
1983-1984 John A. Lapinski
1982-1983 Robert C. Bonner
1981-1982 Robert L. Fenton
1980-1981 Meredith C. Taylor
1979-1980 John D. Vandevelde
1978-1979 Charles Jegikowski
1977-1978 Hon. Barry Russell
1976-1977 Robert M. Talcott
1975-1976 James D. Murray
1974-1975 Arnold G. Regardie
1973-1974 Rex W. Kellough
1972-1973 James R. Dooley
1971-1972 Hon. Richard M. Mosk
1970-1971 Donald A. Fareed
1969-1970 Morton B. Jackson
1968-1969 Hon. Matthew M. Byrne, Jr.
1967-1968 Miles J. Rubin
1966-1967 Vincent C. Page
1965-196b Thomas J. Sullivan
1964-1965 Edward R. McHale
1963-1964 Carla A. Hills
1962-1963 Carla A. Hills
1961-1962 Ernest Mortenson
1960-1961 Richard A. Lavine
1959-1960 Lloyd F. Dune
1958-1959 Lloyd F. Dune
1957-1958 Robert K. Grean
1956-1957 Max F. Deutz
1955-1956 Tobias G. Klinger
1954-1955 Laughlin E. Waters