Women Lawyers Association
The SLO Superior Court Civil Department Research Attorneys Provide Tips for your Law and Motion Practice
September MCLE: Come and meet the current research attorneys for the San Luis Obispo Superior Court civil department. Learn the role of the research attorneys and hear their observations and suggestions for making your law and motion practice more effective.
Please join us!
OUR SPEAKERS: Julie Casey, Ellen Drews, and Erin DeNatale
Julie Casey joined the San Luis Obispo County Superior Court as a research attorney in February 2016. She began her legal career as an associate with Andre, Morris & Buttery in 2004, before moving to the Santa Maria courthouse in 2009, where she worked as a research attorney for seven years. While working in Santa Maria, she also taught Legal Research and Writing and Ethics, from 2012 to 2014, for the paralegal program at Allan Hancock College. She previously served on the WLA’s board for several years and was president in 2009.
Ellen Drews joined the San Luis Obispo County Superior Court as a research attorney in October 2017. Prior to joining the court, Ellen worked as an associate practicing civil litigation at Sinsheimer Juhnke McIvor & Stroh in San Luis Obispo from 2013-2017, and McDermott Will & Emery in Los Angeles from 2008-2013. Ellen has served on the WLA board for the past three and a half years and currently serves as the president of the board.
Erin DeNatale joined the San Luis Obispo Superior Court as a research attorney in February 2018. Prior to joining the Court, Erin was an associate attorney with Andrews · Lagasse · Branch & Bell LLP for six years, where she specialized in employment defense, and counsel. Erin began her legal career as a Law Clerk for a federal magistrate judge in the Western District of Louisiana.
1 Hour MCLE Credit Offered
Students - $16.50*
Members - $26.50*
Non-Members - $36.50*
*Discounted pricing is available for cash or checks mailed to WLASLO, P.O. Box 3918, San Luis Obispo, CA 93403-3918: Students: $15, Members: $25, Non-Members: $35
** If you are paying by mail, please email Kara Stein-Conaway at firstname.lastname@example.org stating that you've mailed your check and the names of those who will be attending.
IN ORDER TO RESERVE YOUR SEAT, WLA MUST RECEIVE YOUR PAYMENT NO LATER THAN MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2018.
Walk-ins are welcome on a first come/first served basis, however, it really helps us to plan and Upper Crust to set up properly if you reserve ahead of time.
We look forward to your participation!
Sorry, but we cannot accommodate refund requests.
This activity is approved for 1 general MCLE credit.