This webinar will discuss how the Judicial Council is structured in California and explain how you can help shape the direction of the branch.
Date training recorded: Apr 7, 2016
Trainer(s): Julia Weber, Kyanna Williams
Sponsoring Organization(s): Judicial Council of California (Judicial Council)


California’s court system is the largest in the nation and handles millions of cases each year. This webinar will discuss how the third branch of government is structured in California and explain how you can help shape the direction of the branch.

1) What is the Judicial Council of California? What does it do? What authority does it have? How are the state courts organized and governed?

2) Judicial Council Advisory Boards and Task Forces – What do they do? Why would I want to be on one? What is the application process?

3) What is the process for creating and changing Judicial Council forms and Statewide Rules of Court? What impact can I make on those rules and forms?

1 hour MCLE credit available.

Presented by:
Bonnie Hough, Managing Attorney, Judicial Council
Julia Weber, Supervising Attorney, Judicial Council
Kyanna Williams, Attorney, Judicial Council

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This webinar is intended to provide legal information, not legal advice for the purposes of training only practicing attorneys. The legal information in this webinar is not intended to be a substitute for seeking personalized legal advice from an attorney licensed to practice in your jurisdiction. Further, we do not intend to create an attorney-client relationship with any listener.

The Judicial Council: Structure and Opportunities to Get Involved


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