The Trial Practice Section provides Minimum Continuing Legal Educations programs for trial lawyers, including litigation strategies and court procedures, and serves as a liaison between the ACBA and the Superior Court on issues affecting the local bar.
Are you interested in joining the Trial Practice Section? Please contact the Membership Assistant at email@example.com, or at (510) 302-2201.
September 21, 2016 from 5:30 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
An Introduction to High-Profile Civil Rights Cases with John Burris
Please join us for an introduction to high-profile civil rights cases involving Section 1983. The news is ripe with civil rights violations - attend our program to make sure you are prepared to tackle theses tough cases!
New events are added regularly. Visit www.acbanet.org/calendar for upcoming ACBA events.
The Court's reorganization is in progress. We will post assignments as they come available.
Read the Spring 2015 edition of the Trial Practice Newsletter here.
Read the Fall 2014 issue here.
Read the Winter 2014 issue here.
Read the Fall 2013 issue here.
Read the Summer 2013 issue here.
Read the Spring 2013 issue here.
In the Spring of 2012, the Trial Practice Section of the ACBA announced its collaboration with the ACBA Volunteer Legal Services Corporation (VLSC) and the East Bay Community Law Center (EBCLC). Through this collaboration, Section members and their professional colleagues have enjoyed exciting new pro bono opportunities to represent VLSC and EBCLC clients in a number of practice areas, including debt collection defense, family law, low income landlord, clean slate, and probate law.
Read more about the exciting pro bono opportunities available for trial lawyers.
I sincerely hope that you take advantage of the unique and promising programs offered in Alameda County. To get involved, please contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Michael Shklovsky, Chair of the ACBA Trial Practice Section
Local Rules for the Superior Court of California, County of Alameda
California Rules of Court
Judicial Council Forms: Free fillable PDFs
California Secretary of State
Harry Plotkin's Jury Tips