New Lawyers Reception

February 2, 2016 at the Bank of Stockton Headquarters

The Bank of Stockton hosted a reception on February 2 honoring the newest members of the San Joaquin County legal profession. Attorneys who passed the California State Bar Exam gathered with more than 125 family members, veteran lawyers and judges at the Bank of Stockton headquarters on Miner Avenue in Stockton.

The keynote speaker for the evening was San Joaquin County Superior Court Supervising Probate Attorney Jayne Lee. Zoey Merrill was presented the 2015 Outstanding New Lawyers Award by Thomas Keeling.


Clockwise from top left: 1. Panoramic view of the New Lawyers Reception. 2. 2016 new lawyers. 3. SJC Superior Court Supervising Probate Attorney Jayne Lee. 4. Hon. Lesley Holland. 5. SJCBA President James M. Morris‚Äč

Clockwise from top left: 1. Tom Keeling presents Outstanding 2015 New Lawyer Award to Zoey Merrill. 2. Ms. Merrill addresses the crowd. 3. Guests listen to Ms. Merrill's speech. 4. Ms. Merrill and her family. 5. The crowd at Bank of Stockton. 6. Hon. William Murray, Hon. Lauren Thomasson, Hon. David Warner and Hon. Linda Lofthus.