Legal Staff Members

CAALA Legal Staff membership provides access to programs and benefits exclusively for plaintiff law firm staff, including the Legal Staff List Serve. Annual programming includes local educational meetings and the legal staff education track during CAALA Vegas.   

Legal Staff Committee Leadership

Chair: Sheri Dempsey
Greene Broillet & Wheeler, LLP
Vice Chair: Lupe Flores
Shernoff Bidart & Echeverria, LLP

Membership provides you with the following benefits and opportunities:

  • Participate and learn from the best in roundtable programs exclusively for our Legal Staff Members.
  • Communicate and exchange questions, experiences and ideas through the private Legal Staff List Serve.
  • Member-only rates to attend superior education programs, including the annual CAALA Vegas Convention.
  • Get to know the 2,900+ attorney members of CAALA with free admission to members-only networking mixers.
  • Access the CAALA Document Bank, a free collection of 2,900+ documents available to view and download.
  • Connect to the CAALA Job Bank to post your resume and search available positions posted by CAALA members.
  • Women in Law Group: participate in roundtable discussions with fellow female association members.
  • Free subscription to Advocate Magazine, our monthly publication.


Program Schedule 2018

March 6, 2018
Tools & Tips for Organizing Your Desk
Speakers: Sheri Dempsey and Lupe Flores
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June 5, 2018
Experts - Who, What, When, Where & Why
Speaker: Alan Van Gelder, Esq. of Greene Broillet & Wheeler, LLP
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October 2, 2018
Preparing a Minor's Compromise Petition
Speakers: Shann Martin and Jim Lewis, Esq. of Taylor & Ring

December 11, 2018
Legal Software - What's Hip and Happening
Speaker: Cesar Garcia of Panish, Shea & Boyle

CAALA Vegas 2018
Handling a Case from Beginning to End
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