New Lawyers
Attorney members of CAALA who have been admitted to the practice of law for less than 10 years are invited to be part of the New Lawyers Committee. Read what members are saying!

New Lawyers Committee Leadership

Chair: Alyssa Schabloski, Attorney at Law
Vice Chair: James West, Heimberg Barr, LLP

New Lawyers List Serve
Participate in the CAALA New Lawyer List Serve – sign up today!

Roundtable Program Schedule 2017

Attend free roundtable programs with fellow new lawyers and walk away from with "how-to" tips, insight and guidance from our top trial attorney members. Each roundtable program features a different guest speaker and topic and includes complimentary dinner. Discussion topics are geared to those with 0-10 years of legal experience. 
6:00 pm | Networking & Dinner
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm | Roundtable Discussion with Guest Speaker
Roundtable Discussions are held at the CAALA Conference Center in Downtown Los Angeles.
Date
Topic/Speaker
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January 24
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Discussion with CAALA President Ricardo Echeverria
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February 21
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Trial Themes & Strategies with Maryann Gallagher
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March 14
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How to Read an Insurance Policy with Michael Cohen
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April 18
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Going Solo with Martin Aarons, Bill Karns & Christa Ramey
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May 16
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Trying Employment Cases with David deRubertis
Date:
June 13
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Tackling Pre-Lit Issues with Ronni Whitehead
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July 18
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Opening Statements with Deborah Chang
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August (no meeting)
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September 26
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Mediation with Tom Dempsey Register Online
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October 17
Speaker/Topic:
Topic and Speaker TBD
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November 14
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Topic and Speaker TBD
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December (no meeting)
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