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FBA/OC Newsletter
Fall 2016
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Annual Civil Practice Seminar:
A Case Study from the Watergate Prosecutions

Ronald Reagan Federal Building
May 11, 2017
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Annual Pro Bono Lunch

Pacific Club
May 30, 2017

Bench and Bar with
the Hon. Josephine L. Staton

The Duke Hotel Newport Beach
June 14, 2017

Bench and Bar with
the Hon. Jay C. Gandhi

The Duke Hotel Newport Beach
July 26, 2017

Annual Judges' Night

Fairmont Newport Beach
Oct. 19, 2017



FBA Orange County is an organization for federal practitioners and does not represent people or provide legal advice. We also do not provide lawyer referrals. If you are in need of a referral, please contact one of the following:


State Bar of California Law Referral Service Program

1-866-442-2529 (calling from within CA) or 415-538-2250 (calling from outside CA)


Orange County Bar Association Referral Service




FBA/OC Executive Board



Roman E. Darmer


Amy J. Laurendeau


Van V. Nguyen


Dean J. Zipser

FBA/OC Board of Directors




About the FBA/OC


The Federal Bar Association of Orange County (FBAOC) is committed to meeting the needs of federal practitioners in Orange County, California by sponsoring important "Bench and Bar" events, CLE events and other social events. These events all focus on issues relevant to federal practitioners and provide an important bridge between the many federal judges in Orange County and the attorneys who practice before them. We encourage you to join the FBAOC and benefit from this great and ongoing dialogue between the local federal bench and bar.


Attorney Referrals


For attorney referrals, please contact the Orange County Bar Association at (949) 440-6700 or visit their website at