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NINTH CIRCUIT COURT OF APPEAL – SEEKS CANDIDATES FOR APPELLATE LAWYER REPRESENTATIVES

Posted August 30th, 2018
The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit is seeking applicants from among the federal appellate bar to serve as Appellate Lawyer Representatives to the Ninth Circuit Judicial Conference. Those selected will serve three year terms commencing October 1, 2018, during which they will participate in meetings throughout the circuit, coordinate activities with…
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SUPREME COURT – MAKES APPOINTMENTS TO STATE BAR BOARD OF TRUSTEES

Posted August 30th, 2018
The Supreme Court of California announced the reappointment of Attorney Jason P. Lee and the appointment of Deputy District Attorney Brandon N. Stallings to four-year terms on the State Bar Board of Trustees. The court also appointed Mr. Lee as chair and Attorney Alan Steinbrecher as vice chair of the Board of Trustees for one…
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SUPREME COURT – APPOINTS MEMBERS TO STATE BAR EXAMINERS

Posted August 30th, 2018
The court appoints three members to the Committee of Bar Examiners, as well as James Fox as chair and Esther P. Lin as vice chair. These are first-time Supreme Court appointments pursuant to Cal. Rule of Court 9.4, which became effective Jan 1, 2018. http://www.courts.ca.gov/supremecourt.htm


SUPREME COURT – MAKES APPOINTMENTS TO STATE BAR COURT

Posted August 30th, 2018
The Supreme Court of California has reappointed Judge Catherine D. Purcell as presiding judge of the State Bar Court. The court also appointed Ms. Manjari Chawla as a hearing judge for San Francisco. They will serve in their respective roles for six-year terms, beginning November 1, 2018 and ending October 31, 2024. http://www.courts.ca.gov/supremecourt.htm


VENTURA – MIKE ARANDA APPOINTED TO COUNTY BOARD OF PAROLE COMMISSIONERS

Posted August 30th, 2018
Ventura Superior Court Presiding Judge Patricia M. Murphy has appointed Mike Aranda to serve as a member of the County Board of Parole Commissioners. His term began on August 15, 2018, and is for one year. The term may be extended for two additional one-year terms, not to exceed three consecutive years. The County Board…
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SHASTA – TWO NEW COMMISSIONERS FOR THE SUPERIOR COURT BENCH

Posted August 30th, 2018
Santa Clara Superior Court has appointed as its newest Commissioners Brooke A. Blecher and Benjamin W. Williams. San José, California (August 27, 2018): The Superior Court of California, County of Santa Clara, is pleased to announce the appointments of Brooke A. Blecher and Benjamin W. Williams to the position of Commissioner. Ms. Blecher, a Certified…
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ORANGE – JUDICIAL ASSIGNMENTS – DEPARTMENT L33

Posted August 30th, 2018
Effective Monday, August 27, 2018: Judge Jeremy D. Dolnick will be assigned to Department L33 at the Lamoreaux Justice Center. Cases assigned to Judge Sherri Honer through August 24, 2018 will be reassigned for all purposes to Judge Jeremy D. Dolnick on the effective date. http://www.occourts.org/general-public/notices/general/L33_PUBLIC_NOTICE_8-24-18.pdf


NEVADA – JASON B. GALKIN APPOINTED AS SUPERIOR COURT EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Posted August 30th, 2018
The judges of the Superior Court of California, County of Nevada are pleased to announce the appointment of Jason Galkin to serve as the next Court Executive Officer. This position is being vacated by Sean Metroka who is retiring. Mr. Galkin has served as the Court Executive Officer in the Colusa County Superior Court since…
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