January 26th Deadline - Orange County Grand Juror Applications Are Being Accepted

The Court is accepting applications for the Orange County Grand Jury. A new 19-member Grand Jury will be empaneled for a one-year term that begins June 29, 2018. To qualify to serve on the Grand Jury, you must be a resident of Orange County for at least a year, a United States citizen, at least 18 years old, in possession of sound judgment, and have sufficient knowledge of English. Interested citizens must apply by January 26, 2018. Grand jurors receive a $50 per day stipend, mileage reimbursement, and onsite parking.

The application form and additional information are available on the Grand Jury website at www.ocgrandjury.org, by calling the Grand Jury Hotline at 657-622-6747, or in person at the Jury Commissioner's Office, 700 Civic Center Drive West, Santa Ana, 92701. 



DEADLINE JANUARY 31ST: May 25th - June 1st OCHBA Annual CLE Trip to Barcelona, Spain

The OC Hispanic Bar Association ("OCHBA") is hosting its Annual CLE trip May 25th - June 1st to Barcelona, Spain. The trip includes 4 Nights in Barcelona and 2 nights in Sitges, Spain, Roundtrip AIRFARE from Los Angeles to Barcelona. HBA member price of $2483.00** (Plus air taxes and fees of $217.00 Air taxes and fees, subject to change at the time of ticketing)

A $750.00 Nonrefundable deposit must be received by January 31, 2018.




February 23rd - APABA's 20th Annual Installation Dinner

The Asian Pacific American Bar Association ("APABA") will hold its 20th Annual Installation of the Officers & Board of Governors on Friday, February 23rd at 6:00 p.m. at the Omni Los Angeles Hotel, 251 S. Olive Street in Los Angeles. Cocktails at 6:00 p.m. with dinner & program at 7:00 p.m.


A Conversation With Associate Justice Leondra R. Kruger, California Supreme Court, moderated by Hon. Elwood Lui, California Court of Appeal, 2nd Appellate District.

Public Service Award

Douglas S. Chin | Attorney General, Hawaii

Neal Katyal | Hogan Lovells

Volunteer of the Year Award

Jason Lee |Law Offices of Lee W. Salisbury,APC



March 3rd - The OCHBA 40th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser & Installation Dinner

The OC Hispanic Bar Association ("OCHBA") will hold its 40th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser & Installation Dinner on March 3rd from 5:00 PM - 11:00 PM at the Irvine Marriott Hotel, 18000 Von Karman Ave in Irvine. Attire is Black Tie.

Hon. Francisco Briseño Lifetime Achievement Award

Joseph L. Chairez, BakerHostetler

Attorney of the Year

Norma García Guillén, Garcia Rainey Blank & Bowerbank, LLP

Guardián de Justicia

Goodwill of Orange County

Corporate Citizen

Microsoft Corporation