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Armenian Bar Winter Meeting! San Francisco
January 18 @ 5:00 pm - January 20 @ 5:00 pmTBA
The Armenian Bar Association is excited to announce our upcoming Winter Meeting in the Golden State’s jewel city of San Francisco!
Schedule of Events
Friday, January 18, 2019
3:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Meeting of the Board of Governors
5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Welcome Cocktail and Networking Reception
San Francisco, CA 94111
Generously Sponsored by:
CIBC Private Wealth Management
Vicken Ekmekjian, CFA, Managing Director
Saturday, January 19, 2019
UC Hastings College of Law
9:00 am – 9:30 am – Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:30 am – 10:15 am – The Life and Times of Sole Practitioners: The Buck Starts and Stops with You! How to Make the Best of It.
Panelists:Mariam Kuregyan, Davana Law FirmGaren Nazarian, Law Offices of Garen NazarianModerated by: Gerard Kassabian, Chairman of the Armenian Bar Association,Law Offices of Gerard V. Kassabian
10:15 am – 11:00 am – Women in the Law: The Saga Continues and So Does the Way Forward
Panelists:Judge Amy Ashvanian, California Superior Court, Los Angeles CountyProfessor Ann Lousin, John Marshall Law SchoolOvsanna Takvoryan, Partner, CKR LawTaleen Tertzakian, Deputy City Attorney, Los Angeles City Attorney’s OfficeModerated by: Lucy Varpetian, Co-Vice-Chair of the Armenian Bar Association,Principal City Attorney, Office of the Glendale City Attorney
11:00 am -11:15 am – Intermission
11:15 am – 12:00 pm – So Your Case is Going to Trial. Now What?
Panelists:Ara Jabagchourian, Law Offices of Ara JabagchourianJudge Zaven Sinanian, California Superior Court, Los Angeles CountyModerated by: David Balabanian, Partner (retired), Morgan Lewis
12:00 pm – 1:00 pm – Wish Upon a Star: Navigating the Path to Judicial Appointments
Panelists:Justice Marvin Baxter (retired), California Supreme CourtJudge Amy Hoogasian, Assistant Chief Immigration Judge, US Department of JusticeJustice Charles Poochigian, California Court of Appeal, 5th DistrictModerated by: Garo Ghazarian, Past Chairman and Current Board Member of the Armenian Bar Association,Law Office of Garo B. Ghazarian
6:00 pm – Optional Dinner at Historic John’s Grill
Sunday, January 20, 2019
Optional Napa Valley or San Francisco City Excursions (more information to follow).
* This conference has been approved for 3.75 hours of CA CLE.
A block of rooms at a super rate is available at San Francisco Marriott Union Square. Please make reservations online by clicking here.
For sponsorship information, please contact: Info@ArmenianBar.org.
Click here to enjoy discounted rooms.
As always, members will enjoy the benefit of lower pricing (sign up to be a member here).
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