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LITIGATION ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY – Criminal Defense Bonjour, Thorman, Burns, Dahm & Wargo (www.bonjourthorman.com), a boutique Bay Area criminal defense and plaintiff’s personal injury firm, is seeking an Associate Attorney for the criminal defense side of the...read more
LITIGATION SENIOR ASSOCIATE ATTORNEY - Plaintiff Personal Injury Bonjour, Thorman, Burns, Dahm & Wargo (www.bonjourthorman.com), a boutique Bay Area plaintiff’s personal injury and criminal defense firm, is seeking a Senior Associate Attorney for its personal...read more
2018 WLAC President Bentrish Satarzadeh was appointed to serve as an Alameda County Superior Court Commissioner and embarked upon her new duties this week. Commissioner Satarzadeh received her J.D. with high honors from Golden Gate University in San Francisco,...read more
Governor Brown appointed two Alameda County Superior Court Judges in June, then appointed one Alameda County jurist to the First District Court of Appeal in July. Jenna M. Whitman, 45, of Oakland, has been appointed to a judgeship in the Alameda County Superior Court....read more
Pursuant to the Organization's Bylaws, the Women Lawyers of Alameda County Nominating Committee is developing the slate for the 2019 Board of Directors. Please join us in advancing women in the law through service on our Board. Anyone who has been a voting member of...read more
WLAC had a terrific turnout and a fantastic time at Laurel Bookstore in downtown Oakland giving out scholarships to deserving law students on May 16, 2018. WLAC established the Margaret A. Gannon legal education stipend fund to provide financial assistance to help...read more
WLAC is an affiliate of California Women Lawyers (CWL), a statewide bar association. CWL brings together leaders from around the state to advocate for issues important to women lawyers. By working together, WLAC and CWL support and strengthen each other.
As a WLAC member, you are entitled to a discounted membership rate. We encourage you to become a concurrent member of CWL and help maintain our voting seat on the Board of Governors.