Legal Presentations

Hollywood Lawyers, A Reel Look at Justice to the 76th Annual State Bar of California Convention, Anaheim, California, September 6, 2003.

Speaker at Women In Law Forum at Western State University School of Law, October 16, 2004.

Speaker and Moderator at Legal Career Options: Glass Ceiling and More, Orange County Women Lawyers Association, May 3, 2005.

Punitive Damages – The Present State of the Law and How to Maximize Recovery, at Orange County Bar Association’s 2006 “Last Dash” Continuing Legal Education Marathon, January 21, 2006.

Battling Over Electronic Discovery, at 2006 Bridgeport Continuing Education Conference on Electronic Discovery and Management, Los Angeles, January 26, 2006.

Punitive Damages – Everything You Wanted to Know But Were Afraid to Ask, Western State University College of Law, February 16, 2006.

Speaker at Women In Law Forum at Western State University School of Law, April 12, 2006.

Gender Bias Guidelines for Law Firms to Avoid Discrimination and Family Responsibilities Discrimination, at the Orange County Bar Association’s Moorea Seminar, Moorea, Tahiti, November 14, 2006.

Summary Judgment Motions, Western State University College of Law, August 23, 2007.

Women and Careers in Law, California State University, Fullerton Campus, September 19, 2007.

The Canary in the Coal Mine: Overcoming The Barriers of Bias, at the Orange County Bar Association’s Prague Seminar, Prague, Czech Republic, April 8, 2008.

Speaker and Moderator at The Changing Faces of Diversity in Orange County, at Western State University School of Law, April 21, 2008 and Whittier Law School, April 22, 2008.

Speaker on Diversity in the Bar at 2008 Bar Leaders Conference, 2008 State Bar Convention, Monterey, California, September 25, 2008.

Speaker and Moderator at Trial Tips from Orange County’s Top Female Litigators for the Orange County Bar Association, November 5, 2008.

Speaker at Diversity and The Law, at Western State University School of Law, March 4, 2009.

Persuading Juries, (co-presented with Steve Young), at the Hispanic Bar Association’s Costa Rica Seminar, El Parador Hotel, Costa Rica, Memorial Day Weekend 2009.

Speaker at Diversity and The Law, at Western State University School of Law, March 10, 2010.

A Look at Hollywood’s Portrayal of the Female Lawyer, at the Orange County Bar Association’s Ireland Seminar, October 4, 2010.

The Canary in the Coal Mine: Overcoming The Barriers of Bias, Part 2, at Western State University School of Law, November 4, 2010.

Speaker and program co-chair for OCBA CLE and Ski Travel Seminar, Ritz Carlton Resort, Bachelor Gulch, Colorado, March 17-20, 2011.

Speaker at The Dangers and Opportunities of Social Media When Litigating Employment Law Cases, given to the Labor and Employment Law Section of the OCBA, Radisson Hotel, Newport Beach, October 10, 2011.

Speaker at Facebook and Beyond: What Every Lawyer Needs to Know, given as part of the Orange County Bar Association’s 20th Annual Last Dash and Trade Show, Whittier Law School, Costa Mesa, January 14, 2012.

Co-Presenter at the Orange County Bar Association’s Employment Law Practioner’s Toolkit, program entitiled Murphy’s Law for Employment Litigators, What Could Possibly Go Wrong?, (presented with the Hon. Justice Raymond J. Ikola, Court of Appeal, 4th District and others) at Chapman Law School,  May 19, 2012. 

Co-Presenter, Real Life Case Studies in Employment Law – What Every Attorney Should Know, presented at the OC Hispanic Bar Association’s Program in San Juan, Puerto Rico, May 24, 2012.

Presenter, Having it all-Real Life in Trial Practice and Work Life Balance, presented to law students at Western State University College of Law, April 11, 2013.

Co-Presenter, Police Miconduct – The Basics of Handling a Civil Rights Case, c0-presented with President Elect HBA President Diana Lopez at the OC Hispanic Bar Association’s Program Costa Rica Seminar, El Parador Hotel, Costa Rica, Memorial Day Weekend 2013 (upcoming).

To the Top: Self Empowerment at Work, for the YWCA of North Orange County, Fullerton, April 24, 2014.