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Gender Equality-- The Direction We are Moving

On May 19, 2016, Bonnie Freeman participated in Part 2 of a panel discussion for Sonoma County Women in Law entitled, "Beyond a Reasonable Doubt--Confidence Wins" in which she, along with Traci Carrillo and Valorie Bader discussed the unique problems and benefits of being women in the litigation field. The seminar was well attended, in a community where women have traditionally excelled far beyond the statistical norms.

Swinging Success!! 2015 SCBA Picnic and Softball Smackdown

By 5:30 p.m. on September 4, 2015, I was tired, dusty, hungry and thirsty. Having spent the previous two hours in the hot sun rallying my team Bonnie’s Bombers to come within one run of a tie score with Marshall Bluestone’s team Justified, I feared that the food at the SCBA picnic would be as depleted as my electrolytes.

Revenge of the Litigator! Civil Pretrial All-day seminar

The Sonoma County Bar Association conducted its second all-day seminar on April 17, 2015, as a "pre-quel" to its wildly successful all-day civil trial seminar of 2014.  20 of the County's preeminent attorneys and judges participated in seven panel discussions geared toward the newer litigators in a day filled with tips and best practices.  From filing a complaint, preparing the response, conducting discovery, depositions, motions for summary judgment/adjudication, effective use of experts and settlement, the presentations were top-notch from start to finish.  Cudos to the organizers of this

REAP Hosts February 2015 CAPA Board Meeting--SFB Sponsors Crab Feed

The Redwood Empire Association of Paralegals hosted the February 2015 meeting of the Board of Directors of the California Alliance of Paralegal Associations. The Board met at the Hampton Inn & Suites in Windsor, California. After a full day of work, the participants were treated to a crab feed, hosted by Senneff Freeman & Bluestone.  CAPA is an alliance of 11 paralegal associations from across California, dedicated to providing a voice of leadership in promoting education, voluntary examination, and advancement of the paralegal profession.

More than "Fair" Day at the Races August 1, 2014

The Archive Committee for the Sonoma County Bar Association held its first-ever "Day at the Races," combining the tradition of the Sonoma County Fair with the history of the Sonoma County Bar Association. President Bonnie Freeman and other members of the Exectutive Committee await their photograph with the winning horse in the fourth race, which was sponsored by the SCBA. The auction at the event raised money to help fund the continued preservation of the historical documents, photographs, and other SCBA memorabilia. A more-than-fair time was had by all!

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