Virtual Networking Meetings


LACBA Networking Meetings are going strong into 2021.

As a new feature, the Friday morning 8 am meeting hosted by Larry Kohn and Erin Joyce will have short speakers on hot topics facing the industry, which will focus our discussion starting in February.

Please join us for the upcoming meetings:

Networking Mixers

To register for any of these exciting new virtual networking meetings, simply click the links below and send your contact information.

Don’t forget there are seven LACBA Networking monthly meetings on Zoom, and you can attend them all for FREE as part of your LACBA membership.  Come get to know other LACBA members to build a strong community of allies to grow your practice.  If you want to speak at an upcoming meeting, please email our Chair, Erin Joyce.




NOTE:   

The Downtown LACBA Networking meeting which meets on the second Monday of each month at noon will have short speakers starting in February.  Please join us to get to know more LACBA members and expand your referral network.

 

MAY:

Wednesday, May 5, 5:00 pm
Join us for a special networking mixer with the Beverly Hills Bar Association.  Feel free to bring your favorite after work beverage (beer, wine, cocktail, or anything). Let's get to know each other, make new friends and develop new business.
Host:  Jeff Daar
Click here to register.


Thursday, May 6, 5:30 pm
Topic:   
Brief discussion on the State Bar’s Plan to allow paraprofessionals to practice law in limited areas. Connecting with other attorneys for referrals.

Host: David Yamamoto

Click here to register.

Monday, May 10, 12:00 noon

Lana Manganiello will speak about Winning Strategies for Virtual Introductory Meetings:  How to initiate and foster meaningful professional relationships through Zoom.
Moderator: Raj Puri.
Click here to register.

Friday, May 14, 8:00 am
Mark Hiraide will speak about "New SEC Rules for Raising Capital for Startups."

All are welcome to join this group.  The focus of this group is follow-up. Self-intros are designed to identify your best potential referral sources.
Hosts: Larry Kohn and Erin Joyce.
Click here to register.

Friday, May 21,  12 noon to 1:30 pm
This is an informal fun group.  Please join us and let's get to know each other.  All are welcome to join this group, which will ultimately meet monthly in person in Sherman Oaks.
Host: Marina Fraigun.
Click here to register.

Thursday, May 27,  8:00 a.m.
All are welcome to join this group, which will ultimately meet monthly in person in Century City.
Host: Mark Hiraide.
Click here to register.

Thursday, May 27, 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m
All are welcome to join this group, which will ultimately meet monthly in person in the South Bay.
Host:  Rachel Sposato.
Click here to register.


JUNE:

Wednesday, June 2, 5:00 pm
Join us for a special networking mixer with the Japanese American Bar Association.  Feel free to bring your favorite after work beverage (beer, wine, cocktail, or anything). Let's get to know each other, make new friends and develop new business.
Host:  Jeff Daar
Click here to register.


Thursday, June 4, 5:30 pm
Topic:  
Connecting and Discussions on Increasing Business

Host: David Yamamoto
Click here to register.


Friday, June 11, 8:00 am

All are welcome to join this group.  The focus of this group is follow-up. Self-intros are designed to identify your best potential referral sources.
Hosts: Larry Kohn and Erin Joyce.
Click here to register.

Monday, June 14, 12:00 noon
Eric Forister is speaking on  “How to think ahead about damages and the dollar value of your case?”
Moderator: Raj Puri.
Click here to register.


Friday, June 18,  12 noon to 1:30 pm
This is an informal fun group.  Please join us and let's get to know each other.  All are welcome to join this group, which will ultimately meet monthly in person in Sherman Oaks.
Host: Marina Fraigun.
Click here to register.

Thursday, June 24,  8:00 a.m.
All are welcome to join this group, which will ultimately meet monthly in person in Century City.
Host: Mark Hiraide.
Click here to register.

Thursday, June 24, 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m
All are welcome to join this group, which will ultimately meet monthly in person in the South Bay.
Host:  Rachel Sposato.
Click here to register.



Virtual Meeting



If you have any issues reaching the hosts above, you may also contact the Chair of the Networking Steering Committee, Erin Joyce.