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Upcoming Events Of The Hellenic Law Society for 2022

MCLE Events:  Upcoming MCLE events will be posted as scheduled. During 2022 the plan is for all MCLE Events to be on Zoom. Typically the events include Back to Basics (nuts and bolts topics for practitioners or deep dives into practice areas); Constitutional Law (Constitutional law topics of deep public interest such as privacy issues, free speech issues, and gun rights and regulation issues); and Hellenism and the Law (such as the Trial of Socrates, the Plague of Ancient Athens, and most recently the Return of the Parthenon Marbles from England to Greece).

Athenian Award Dinner: Plans are commencing for a dinner likely in October 2022, with hopefully a presentation of our Athenian Award.

Trip to Chicago:  Our members have been invited to attend the Annual Scholarship Ball of the Hellenic Bar Association of Illinois on Saturday, October 29, 2022.  We are planning a several day trip from approximately October 26th to 30th, including visits to the national Hellenic Museum, Chicago’s Greektown, and maybe the famous Billy Goat Tavern and more!

Dinner Events in Los Angeles and San Francisco:  Once the waning of the pandemic allows public gatherings, we hope to plan dinner events both in northern and southern California including the annual Christmas Party usually scheduled the first weekend of December.

Board Meetings:  The Board of the Hellenic Law Society meets at least once per quarter on Zoom.

Scheduled Events

We regularly update this calendar to include events for our membership. Joining our newsletter is also the best way to stay informed when new events are added.

HLS Board Meeting

Meeting agenda:  Future Events August 27, 2022 – Celebration of Life – Former HLS Board Member Harrison Sheppard August 31, 2022 –  Fraud on the Supreme Court – the Korematsu […]

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Italian American Bar Association of Northern California Bocce Ball Gala

Greetings to all, Members of the Hellenic Law Society are invited to gather on Thursday, August 25th at 4:00 p.m. at the Italian American Bar Association of Northern California Bocce Ball Gala & […]

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$35
The Peninsula Italian American Social Club, 100 North B Street,
San Mateo, CA 94401 United States
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A Celebration of Harrison J. Sheppard

A Celebration of Harrison J. Sheppard Greetings to all, Please join us to Celebrate the Life of one of our founding board members, a dedicated philhellene, a sage attorney, and a beloved […]

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The Spanish Ambassador’s Residence, 1629 Fifth Avenue, San Rafael California 94901, , 1629 Fifth Avenue,
San Rafael, CA 94901 United States
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MCLE Presentation – Fraud on the Supreme Court in Korematsu v. United States

Constitutional Law Series Fraud on the Supreme Court in Korematsu v. United States Our speaker Dale Minami is a Bay Area practitioner who represented Fred Koramatsu, a Japanese-American businessman who […]

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via Zoom,

Long Beach Greek Festival

Members of the Hellenic Law Society are invited to gather on Sunday September 4, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. at the Long Beach Greek Festival We will meet strictly as a social […]

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Hellenic Law Society Chicago Trip

The Hellenic Law Society of California is planning a three-day trip to Chicago to meet with the Hellenic Law Association of Illinois and its members. We are arranging group travel […]

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Loews Chicago O’Hare Hotel, 5300 N River Rd
Rosemont, IL 60018 United States
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Annual Scholarship Ball of the Hellenic Bar Association of Illinois

We are planning a several day trip from approximately October 26th to 30th, including visits to the national Hellenic Museum, Chicago’s Greektown, and maybe the famous Billy Goat Tavern and […]

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Membership  Involvement

Members of the Hellenic Law Society are encouraged to express interest in serving on committees. Regular members of the Society may serve on the Board of Directors and Officer positions. Board members are asked to serve on one of the following four committees, but all members are invited to serve on these committees:

MCLE & Education Committee: This committee plans MCLE events, recruits and vets speakers, plans and moderates the Zoom presentations, and assists on developing and maintaining records.


Membership and Mentorship Committee: This committee recruits members and sets up mentors for law students and new lawyers.


Events Committee:  This committee organizes in-person events including the Athenian Award dinner, Christmas dinner, and more.


Communications and Technology Committee: This committee works with our webmaster on maintaining the website, LinkedIn, and Facebook listings. Future plans may include a blog and newsletter should interest warrant.