Congratulations to the 2023 Pacific Collegiate School Mock Trial Team, winners of the Santa Cruz County competition. And a shoutout to all the SCCTLA members and others who volunteered as coaches and scorers and supported our teams. In 1980, Constitutional Rights Foundation (CRF) introduced the Mock Trial program to help students acquire a working knowledgeContinue reading “Pacific Collegiate School Wins 2023 Mock Trial”
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May 4, 2023, Elbow Rub Will Honor the Legacy of the Hon. Paul Marigonda & Service of the Hon. Paul Burdick
Our 2023 Elbow Rub will honor the legacy of the Honorable Paul Marigonda and the service of the Honorable Paul Burdick, who retired this year after a lifetime of service to our community. This donation-based event is a chance for trial lawyers, friends, and family to connect in a casual, comfortable venue with live musicContinue reading “May 4, 2023, Elbow Rub Will Honor the Legacy of the Hon. Paul Marigonda & Service of the Hon. Paul Burdick”
Santa Cruz High Wins 2022 High School Mock Trial!
Congratulations to the Mock Trial Teams at Santa Cruz High School and Pacific Charter School–our 2022 champion team and runner-up.
Our Co-Sponsored January 25 MCLE on Recognition & Elimination of Bias: Getting to Equity, Featuring Valerie Thompson, Was Fantastic, With Participation From Every Corner of Our Legal Community
SCCTLA proudly co-sponsored Valerie Thompson’s sold-out MCLE on Elimination of Bias: Getting to Equity.
Collaborative Justice System Presentation Was Well-Attended and Well-Received!
SCCTLA proudly co-sponsored this excellent presentation on the Collaborative Justice System.
First In-Person MCLE of the Year a Success!
On July 14, 2021, we hosted our first in-person MCLE of the year on a topic that we’ve all been scrambling to catch up with: Depositions, Evidence & Persuasion – By Remote.
SCCTLA Runs a 5K to Support County Parks
On October 30, 2020, trial lawyers and their families got together to run the Covengers! 5K to support Santa Cruz County Parks. Together, we raised several hundred dollars for this worthy cause.