SCORING ATTORNEYS NEEDED:
Riverside County Mock Trial Competition 2020
The Riverside County Mock Trial Competition, sponsored by the Riverside County Office of Education, Riverside County Bar Association, and the Riverside County Superior Court, provides an exciting opportunity for high schools to match wits in a real courtroom setting with a true-to-life legal context.
We invite you to consider the opportunity to be part of the program. The competition dates and times include:
Thu., February 6, 2020 – 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. (all three regional courts)
Thu., February 13, 2020 – 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. (Riverside Hall of Justice
Thu., February 22, 2020 – 5:30 to 8:00 p.m. (Riverside Hall of Justice)
Sat., February 22, 2020 – 8:30 to 11 a.m. (Riverside Hall of Justice)
Opportunities are available for legal volunteers to act as an attorney coach or an attorney scorer. Specific participating high schools throughout Riverside County are in need of coaching assistance.
For additional information please visit The Riverside County Office of Education website.
If you have an interest in becoming an attorney coach, please contact Renae Ramsey, firstname.lastname@example.org, (951) 826-6101.
EVENTS HOSTED BY THE RCBA
The Riverside County Bar Association hosts MCLEs and other events throughout the year. Visit their website to get more information about becoming a member, to learn about the many opportunities to connect with other legal professionals in the community, and complete MCLE credit hours.
Visit the Riverside County Bar Association website to view their calendar, and for more information on upcoming events.
Upcoming MCLE Opportunities
IMMIGRATION LAW SECTION
"Marriage Fraud Interviews: What To Expect and How to Prepare"
Time & Date: Thursday, January 30, 2020 -- 12:00 p.m. to 1:15 p.m.
Location: RCBA Building, John Gabbert Galley
Please RSVP by January 29, 2020
BRIDGING THE GAP
CIVIL LITIGATION ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION
Have you ever wanted the opportunity to sit down with a judge and ask for advice on civil litigation? Or to ask questions about how the Court operates:
Here is your chance: Judge Riemer meets informally with a small number of the civil litigation bar during the lunch hour on the first Monday of every month to field your questions and give you candid answers.
The next Civil Litigation Roundtable Discussion will be held on Monday, February 3rd from 12:10-1:10.
RSVP by Jan. 31 to RCBA office.
Brown Bag (Bring your own lunch.)
The Riverside County's Office of County Council Volunteer Program offers unpaid student internships and volunteer opportunities at one of its four office locations on a year-round basis. Volunteers are provided the opportunity to explore different areas of law and develop skills to become valuable legal contributors to the local community by working closely with the civil public law attorneys and paralegals.
Visit their webiste for more information and steps on how to apply.