Third Thursdays Mixer

Join us on Thursday, October 19, 2017, for our Third Thursdays mixer at Cuvée in Century City. For details, click here




Poker Tournament  

On Thursday, November 2, 2017, poker players of all skill level, even beginners, are invited to join us at L'Ermitage Hotel in Beverly Hills for the CCBA's third annual Poker Tournament.  Click here to learn more and to sign up. 


 

Immigration Lunch Panel 

On Thursday, September 28, 2017 the CCBA sponsored an immigration panel titled "Should I Stay or Should I Go? - Immigration in the Trump Era." This panel was hosted at Greenberg Traurig. Click here for more info. 



Summer Mixer 

On Thursday, August 17, 2017, we mixed during Happy Hour at Cuvée in Century City.


49th Annual Installation Banquet and Awards Ceremony

On Thursday, March 30, 2017, the Century City Bar Association held its Annual Installation and Awards Ceremony. Click here to learn more. Click here to access the press release, and here to see pictures. 


MCLE Breakfasts 

Save the dates! The Century City Bar Association will be hosting two breakfasts to help you fulfill your CLE requirements. On January 26, 2017 at 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. earn 2 CLE credits in Ethics. The breakfast will be hosted at the offices of Greenberg Glusker. Sign up here. 


TTAB New Rules - Prepare for Change

Substantial new TTAB rules took effect 1/14/17. On Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 12 p.m. at Irell & Manella LLP, Judge Francie R. Gorowitz, a U.S. Patent and Trademark Office Administrative Trademark Judge, walked us through the new TTAB rules, highlighting potential pitfalls and how to avoid them. 


Eighth Annual Constitutional Law Luncheon with Dean Erwin Chemerinsky

Monday, August 15, 2016 at 12 p.m. at Lawry's in Beverly Hills - Annual Constitutional Law Luncheon ft. Dean Erwin Chemerisnky. Click here for more info. and to register.




48th Annual Installation Banquet and Awards Ceremony

The Century City Bar Association held its Annual Installation and Awards Ceremony on Monday, March 30, 2016. Click here to access the press release. Click here to view the invitation. Click here to view the Century City Bar Association's 2016 Lawyers of the Year videos that were presented at the gala. 


Century City at the Bar 

On Thursday, February 18th at 6 p.m. the CCBA held a networking mixer at the X-Bar in Century City Sponsored by Union Bank, Century City. 


MCLE Breakfast

The Century City Bar Association sponsored a breakfast program oJanuary 28, 2016: 1.0 hours of Ethics and 1.0 hours of Elimination of Bias at Greenberg Glusker LLP in Century City.

 

Technology Panel Breakfast

On Wednesday, October 7, 2015, the Century City Bar Association hosted a Technology Panel titled "Practicing in the Cloud" at Greenberg Traurig from 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Click here to read more about the program. 



Seventh Annual Constitutional Law Luncheon with Dean Erwin Chemerinsky

Dean Erwin Chemerinsky delivered an enjoyable and enlightening discussion of US Supreme Court decisions on Thursday, August 13, 2015. 

 

Poker Tournament

Thursday June 25, 2015 at 6 p.m. at L'Ermitage Hotel in Beverly Hills. Click here to read more and to register.

 

 

   

Distinguished Speakers Luncheon Featuring Professor David Nimmer on The Copyright Year in Review

On Thursday May 14, 2015 at Lawry's Prime Rib in Beverly Hills. Click here to learn more.

 

In-House Counsel: Everything You Always Wanted to Know but Were Afraid to Ask

Join us for breakfast and a panel discussion on April 29, 2015 at Irell & ManellaClick here to learn more about the event. 

 

47th Annual Installation Banquet and Awards Ceremony

The Century City Bar Association held its Annual Installation and Awards Ceremony on Monday, March 23, 2015. 

 

Double MCLE Breakfasts on Legal Ethics, and Harassment Prevention

The Century City Bar Association sponsored two breakfast programs to satisfy MCLE requirements. On January 22, 2015: 1.0 hours of Substance Abuse and 1.0 hours of Elimination of Bias; on January 29, 2015: 2.0 hours of Legal Ethics. The deadline for Group 2 (H-M) was 2/2/15. Click here to learn more.

 

Century City at the Bar

CCBA and The Esquire Network (TEN) hosted a mixer on Thursday, January 29, 2015 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. B.J.'s Restaurant and Brewhouse.

PTSD - What Lawyers Should Know

On Thursday, November 6, 2014 at Lawry's Prime Rib in Beverly Hills, we learned about the nuts & bolts and nuances of psychological trauma with Dr. Kevin E. Booker, Ph.D., South Bay Trauma: Forensics and Behavioral Medicine Trauma Expert. Click here to read more.

 

On Thursday, November 13, 2014 at X Bar Century City, the CCBA hosted a mixer after work.  Click here to learn more. 

 

Establishing a Successful Law Practice: What Every Rising Star Needs To Know

The first in the Century City Bar’s series of seminars designed to help lawyers advance their careers and grow successful practices, this panel discussion featured four highly successful attorneys each with their own unique practice and path to individual success. Attendees learned about how to shape and direct their practice to meet their goals on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at Irell & Manella LLP. Click here to read more about this event.

Sixth Annual Constitutional Law Luncheon with Dean Erwin Chemerinsky

Dean Erwin Chemerinsky delivered an enjoyable and enlightening discussion of US Supreme Court decisions on August 12, 2014. Click here to read more and to sign up.

 

First Annual Poker Tournament 

 We lost our shirts at Century City Bar Association's first annual Poker Tournament and Clothing Drive for Chrysalis on June 19, 2014. Click here to read more. 

 

46th Annual Installation Banquet and Awards Ceremony

The Century City Bar Association’s Annual Installation and Awards Ceremony was held on April 9, 2014. 

 

Double MCLE Breakfasts on Legal Ethics, and Harassment Prevention

The Century City Bar Association sponsored two breakfast programs to satisfy CLE requirements. On January 21, 2014: 1.0 hours of Substance Abuse and 1.0 hours of Elimination of Bias; on January 28, 2014: 2.0 hours of Legal Ethics. The deadline for Group 3 (N-Z) was 2/3/14.

 

Distinguished Speakers Luncheon Featuring Ian Ballon on New Media

Ian Ballon of Greenberg Traurig LLP, spoke to us about New Media on Thursday October 24, 2013. 

 

Traffic Ticket Magic - Making Your Tickets Disappear (Legally)

Sherman M. Ellison, one of California's preeminent legal authorities on traffic defense, and a regular on television and print media outlets, shared some valuable tips with us on Thursday, July 11, 2013.

 

 Coffee Cup Fifth Annual Constitutional Law Luncheon with Dean Erwin Chemerinsky

Dean Erwin Chemerinsky delivered an enjoyable and enlightening discussion of US Supreme Court decisions on August 15, 2013.

 

On May 30, 2013, we kicked off the Summer with a fun and relaxing mixer at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel's Lobby Court Patio Lounge.

 

 Coffee Cup 45th Annual Installation Banquet and Awards Ceremony

The Century City Bar Association’s Annual Installation and Awards Ceremony took place on March 19, 2013.

 

 Coffee Cup Distinguished Speakers Luncheon Series featuring Dean Deanell Reece Tacha

The Century City Bar Association's Distinguished Speakers Luncheon Series featured Dean Deanell Reece Tacha, Pepperdine University School of Law, Duane and Kelly Roberts Dean and Professor of Law on "Who Needs Lawyers Anyway?" Tuesday, February 5, 2013 from 12:00 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. at Lawry's Prime Rib in Beverly Hills. Click here to view the e-flyer.

 

 Coffee Cup Double MCLE Breakfast on Legal Ethics, Substance Abuse, and Harassment Prevention

The CCBA sponsored two breakfast programs in January to satisfy MCLE requirements: 2.0 hours of Legal Ethics and 1.0 hour of Substance Abuse and 1.0 hour of Harassment Prevention. Click here for more details.

 

Distinguished Speaker Series with Ian Ballon

Our Distinguished Speakers Luncheon featured Ian Ballon, who talked to us about New Media. September 10, 2012 from 12 - 1:30 p.m. For more information, visit the event page.

 

2012 District Attorney Candidate Forum

The Century City Bar Association joined the Italian American Bar Association for a 2012 District Attorney Candidate Forum on September 19. 2012 at 6 p.m. at Casa Italiana. Click here for more details.

 

Fourth Annual Constitutional Law Luncheon with Dean Erwin Chemerinsky

Dean Erwin Chemerinsky delivered an enjoyable and enlightening discussion of the US Supreme Court 2011-12 Term. August 16, 2012 at Lawry’s Prime Rib. For more information, click here.

 

Distinguished Speakers Series with Prof. David Nimmer

Prof. David Nimmer on Copyright. July 24, 2012 at 12 p.m. For more information, click here.

 

 

44th Annual Installation Banquet and Awards Ceremony

The Century City Bar Association’s Annual Installation and Awards Ceremony took place on March 21, 2012. Click here to read about it, and to see the photo gallery.

 

Food from the Bar 2012

The Los Angeles Food Bank, Century City Bar Association, and the legal community across Los Angeles County participated in Food from the Bar 2012 to help feed our hungry neighbors. Click here to learn more about the Food from the Bar program.

 

 Coffee Cup Double MCLE Breakfast on Legal Ethics, Substance Abuse, and Harassment Prevention

The CCBA sponsored two breakfast programs to help satisfy MCLE requirements: 2.0 hours of Legal Ethics on January 18, 2012 and 1.0 hour of Substance Abuse and 1.0 hour of Harassment Prevention on January 25, 2012. For more information, click here.

 

André Birotte Distinguished Speakers Luncheon with André Birotte, US Attorney for the Central District of California

The Century City Bar Association's Distinguished Speakers Luncheon featured Andre Birotte on "Civil Rights and Criminal Wrongs - The Government's Perspective'"on Wednesday, December 7 at Lawry's Prime Rib. Click here to read more.

 

Dean Erwin Chemerinsky Tuesday, September 27 - Distinguished Speakers Luncheon on "Six Ways to Persuade" featuring Trial Lawyer Hall of Famer, Thomas V. Girardi of Girardi | Keese.

The Century City Bar Association's Distinguished Speakers Luncheon featured legendary trial lawyer, Thomas V. Girardi of Girardi | Keese, reveals his secrets of persuasion. The Luncheon was held on Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at the renowned Craft Restaurant in Century City. The Luncheon was sponsored by First Republic Bank. Click here to read more.

 

Dean Erwin Chemerinsky Third Annual Constitutional Law Luncheon with Dean Erwin Chemerinsky

Dean Erwin Chemerinsky delivered what was another enjoyable and enlightening discussion of US Supreme Court decisions. July 27, 2011, 12 pm at Lawry's Prime Rib. Click here to register. Click here to read more.

 

Los Angeles Food Bank Food from the Bar 2011 :

The Century City Bar Association and the legal community across Los Angeles County united in Food from the Bar 2011 to help feed hungry neighbors. Click here to read more.


Hyatt Regency 43rd Annual Installation Banquet and Awards Ceremony

The Century City Bar Association held its 43rd Annual Installation Banquet and Awards Ceremony honoring 2011 “Lawyers of the Year” in five different practice areas. The gala took place at the Hyatt Regency Hotel on March 1, 2011.

 

Hyatt Regency Distinguished Speakers Luncheon: The Art of Cross-Examining Lay & Expert Witnesses

The Century City Bar Association held its Distinguished Speakers Luncheon on "The Art of Cross-Examining Lay and Expert Witnesses" with legendary trial attorneys Tom Mesereau and Harland Braun. The Luncheon was on February 2 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza.
Click here for more information and to purchase tickets

 

 Coffee Cup Double MCLE Breakfast on Legal Ethics, Substance Abuse, and Harassment Prevention

The CCBA is sponsoring two breakfast programs in January to help you satisfy MCLE requirements: 2.0 hours of Legal Ethics on January 18, 2011 and 1.0 hour of Substance Abuse and 1.0 hour of Harassment Prevention on January 25, 2011. For more information, click here.

Holiday Luncheon
WEDNESDAY, December 8th, 2010

The Century City Bar Association, Rotary Club of Century City, and Century City Chamber of Commerce hosted their Annual Holiday Networking Luncheon at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel on December 8, 2010. For more information, click here.


Get Up to Speed on Weed
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2010

The Criminal Law Section of the Century City Bar Association presented "Get Up to Speed on Weed", a dinner program featuring three distinguished panelists covering the legal and practical issues in the sale and use of medical marijuana. The event was held at Lawry's on October 26. Click here for more details.



Constitutional Law Luncheon
THURSDAY, JULY 22, 2010

Every July, a preeminent constitutional law scholar provides our legal community with an update of the decisions and impact of the United States Supreme Court’s current term. Following prior year's success, Erwin Chemerinsky, founding dean of the University of California, Irvine School of Law, delivered what was an enjoyable and enlightening discussion of recent US Supreme Court decisions and Harvard Law School Dean Elena Kagan's confirmation process.



True Crime Night - Black Dahlia Avenger: The True Story
WEDNESDAY, MAY 26, 2010

A riveting presentation with Steve Hodel, author The Black Dahlia Avenger and Most Evil; Hodel revealed how he solved the most notorious murder of the twentieth century only to discover his father was the murderer in this crime, and many others.



First Annual Entertainment Symposium
The Symposium consisted of a series of four interactive seminars following a hypothetical motion picture project through its life cycle. The four-part series was led by distinguished speakers and focused on issues and developments in motion picture rights acquisitions, financing, production and distribution.


Crocker Symposium 2010
The Crocker Symposium 2010, "Negotiating the Real Estate Maze: Challenges and Opportunities," brought together Southern California’s top leaders in real estate, including developers, investors, bankers, attorneys, accountants, brokers, academics, government representatives, and property owners, for an extraordinary day of networking, thought leadership, discussion, and analysis that provide the essential tools required to turn obstacles into opportunities in today’s real estate maze. This event took place March 23, 2010.



2010 Annual Installation Dinner and Awards Ceremony
In addition to installing new officers and recognizing those who contribute to our Association, we recognize those in our legal profession who have contributed to our practice during the year or during their lifetime. This event took place on March 4, 2010.



Distinguished Speaker Series with Governor Michael Dukakis
The luncheon took place on Tuesday, February 2, 2010 at Lawry's Restaurant in Beverly Hills.




Double MCLE Breakfast
This breakfast took place on Tuesday, January 26, 2010. The topics were 1. Elimination of Bias in the Legal Profession; and 2. Recognizing and Addressing Signs of Addiction



Distinguished Speaker Series with Judge Milan D. Smith.
The luncheon took place on Wednesday, December 9th at Lawry's Restaurant in Beverly Hills.




CCCC & CCBA Mixer
Live jazz, light appetizers, champagne, white wine, etc. in the courtyard adjacent to the Annenberg Space for Photography.




Constitutional Law Luncheon with Erwin Chemerinsky
The Supreme Court's Current Term and Implications for the Future. The luncheon took place on Thursday, July 23rd at Lawry's Restaurant in Beverly Hills.



Annual Criminal Law Dinner
Our Criminal Law Section sponsor an annual event recognizing those lawyers and judges who shine amongst their peers, in the criminal law arena.



Annual Swearing In Ceremony For New Lawyers
As a free service to the growing legal community we hosted a free swearing in ceremony for both the state and federal oaths.



Networking Mixers & Functions
With other groups and organizations such as the Century City Chamber of Commerce and Century City Rotary Club. These social events have proven to be well attended and a useful resource to connect with others in the Century City law and business community.