NorCal Chapter Announces Charitable Contributions for 2016

The Northern California Chapter of AAML puts on its popular Symposium each year featuring high-end and sophisticated presentations to educate and inspire family law attorneys of all levels of expertise. We also provide an annual Trial Practicum, in which our fellows and experts from all over Northern California donate their time to teach young attorneys trial skills and effective, ethical …

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2016 Trial Practicum a Great Success!

  About the Trial Practicum This intensive litigation practicum consists of three full days of trial practice, videotaping, personal review of videotaped segments, and trial preparation culminating with a full day of trial at the San Francisco Superior Courthouse. Students are typically family law attorneys intending to take the Family Law Specialization Examination and interested in earning two trial credits …

The Year in Review, by 2016 Chapter President John Harding

  The Year in Review – 2016 2016 was a prolific year for the Northern California Chapter of the AAML. With the New Year we welcomed three new fellows: Rita Patterson from Lakin Spears, Palo Alto; Renee Ross from Ross Family Law, Pleasanton; and Erin Childs from Fresno. No sooner had Erin Childs become a Fellow than she was appointed …

Chapter Fellows Take Active Role in AAML National

  NORTHERN CALIFORINIA CHAPTER MEMBERS WITH AAML NATIONAL COMMITTEE POSITIONS DURING 2015-2016 TERM Board of Governors Ronald Granberg, Vice President Thomas Wolfrum, Chapter Delegate Foundation Lawrence Moskowitz, Assistant Treasurer Suzie Thorn Thomas Wolfrum Child Support Guidelines Study Committee Thomas Wolfrum Collaborative Law Committee David Fink Domestic Violence Task Force Ann Fallon History Richard Barry (Ret.) Journal Editorial Board Thomas Wolfrum …

NorCal Chapter files Amicus Brief in re Marriage of Green

  Some of the most difficult issues in California marital dissolution cases involve public defined benefit retirement plans.  When considering the appeal In re Marriage of Green, the Court of Appeal of California, First Appellate District, made the unusual move of, on its own motion, requesting the AAML Northern California Chapter file an amicus curiae brief.  At the request of …

AAML-NorCal Announces Charitable Contributions for 2014

  The Northern California Chapter of AAML puts on its popular Symposium each year featuring high-end and sophisticated presentations to educate and inspire family law attorneys of all levels of expertise. We also provide an annual Trial Practicum, in which our fellows and experts from all over Northern California donate their time to teach young attorneys trial skills and effective, …

The Year in Review, by 2012 President Larry Moskowitz

  The Northern California Chapter in 2012   By Larry Moskowitz, 2012 Chapter President             2012 was a very productive year for our Chapter. I want to thank the 2012 Board of Managers – President-Elect Brigeda Bank, Treasurer Sharon Mah, Secretary Lorie Nachlis, Past President Ron Granberg, Membership Chair Bob Blevans, Chapter Delegate Margaret Anderson, Symposium Chair John Harding, Counsel …

AAML-NorCal Announces Charitable Contributions for 2012

    The Northern California Chapter of AAML puts on its popular Symposium each year featuring high-end and sophisticated presentations to educate and inspire family law attorneys of all levels of expertise. We also provide an annual Trial Practicum, in which our fellows and experts from all over Northern California donate their time to teach young attorneys trial skills and …

AAML-NorCal Announces Charitable Contributions for 2011

The Northern California Chapter of AAML is proud to announce the recipients of $30,000 in charitable donations (proceeds from its annual Symposium and Trial Practicum): Legal Aid Society of San Mateo County Teen Parents Project CPI – Kids Turn Scholarships, Sonoma County Center for Youth Development Through Law COPE- Impact Families, Napa County Family and Childrens Law Center, Marin County Harmony …