Sections

The Criminal Law Section is open to any member with an interest in these areas of law. You can add the section dues to your annual Bar Membership. Download the SJCBA Membership Application. Contact the section chair if you want to be more active.


The Criminal Law Section will provide opportunities for: (1) Roundtable meetings and discussions on topics relevant to the practice of Criminal Law; (2) continuing education programs to refresh, sharpen and increase your skills; (3) mentorship to facilitate a network between attorneys new to the practice of Criminal Law and those with more experience in this area.

Executive Committee

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The SJCBA office is closed to the public in compliance with the state and county orders. Your staff is working from home and is able to serve your needs Monday – Thursday 8:30 am – 5:00 pm. The SJCBA will not be working on Fridays until further notice.

The office phone, 209-948-0125, is being monitored. Leave messages.

To reach any of your staff by email:
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Rose Ramirez -
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Thank you for your patience during this time. Please take care of yourself and those you love.
Robert E. Oakes, J.D., M.B.A.
Executive Director