Mission Statement

To involve, encourage and support Bar Association members, to serve as a liaison to the Marin County courts, and to educate the community and enhance access to legal services.


Wed | Oct 26


1.0 CLE | General

Tue | Nov 08


Labor and Employment Law
Brown Bag Lunch
1.0 CLE | General

Tue | Nov 15


Family Law
Brown Bag Lunch
1.0 CLE | General
Oct 06, 2016
By Gary Klein | Marin Independent Journal

Since surviving a nine-way primary in June, the two remaining candidates for an open Marin judgeship have been raking the county for endorsements and contributions. By that measure, Sheila Lichtblau, a deputy county counsel, has the edge over Michael Coffino, a deputy public defender, heading into the Nov. 8 election. But the traditional campaign advantages of funding and endorsements might not carry as much weight in the judicial race.

September Membership Mtg
Oct 04, 2016
By Mee Mee Wong

Noted San Francisco Chronicle Sports Columnist Ann Killion drew 75 attendees at the September 28 General Membership meeting. “You cannot separate politics from sports,” she remarked. Her talk was candid, warm, and insightful – everything you would expect of Ann Killion. It’s not a surprise that she has such a remarkable following on her sports blog and in the Chronicle.

President's Message
Oct 04, 2016
By Larry Strick

For many people in Marin who are in need of legal aid, the Court system is a mystery. Some members of our community desperately need guidance to navigate the Courts. Providing even the most basic information can help people immeasurably. In an attempt to reach out to this community, MCBA, the Court, and the Marin County Law Library are launching Lawyers in the Library beginning October 13, 2016.

New Community Program
Oct 03, 2016
By Marie A. Barnes

This month, MCBA together with the Marin County Law Library takes this concept—that we can each use our skills to enable greater access to justice—and launches Lawyers in the Library. It’s a new program that offers us the opportunity to help our community by giving just two hours of our time.

2017 Board of Directors
Oct 02, 2016
By Mee Mee Wong

MCBA invites our members to submit applications for the following three achievement awards: Ann Diamond Young Lawyer Award, Lawyer of the Year Award, and the Lifetime Achievement Award.

Sep 30, 2016

The Judges of the Marin County Superior Court have approved a draft set of proposed Local Court Rules to go into effect January 1, 2017. Comments are due to the Court by November 14, 2016 by 4 PM. For more information and a link to current local rules, please follow link below.


Members who make time to meet with their colleagues at MCBA events gain value from local connections and stay current with updates in the courts. Marin Superior Court Judges often comment that the most skilled lawyers are usually active MCBA members.


MCBA offers Sections in 12 legal practice areas. Each Section provides continuing legal education (CLE) and offers networking opportunities tailored to its members.


MCBA provides resource listings for community services including low cost legal services, attorney referral services, partnerships with community legal organizations, and mediation services.


Browse our member directory for member listings in numerous legal practice areas.

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