SBCBA Attorney Wellness Section Presents: “Significant New Changes to MCLE Requirements & Exploring What Fosters Lawyer Well-Being and Success”

When: Tuesday, December 12th, 2023, from 12:00 – 1:00 PM

Where: Zoom

MCLE: 1.0 Hour (Competence)

Presenters: Catherine Ongiri, Managing Attorney, California Bar Association, Office of Professional Competence and Robin Oaks, Chair of Attorney Wellness Section, Santa Barbara County Bar Association


For All Stakeholders: Judges, Lawyers, Law School Deans, Professors, Law Students, Law Firm Staff and
Managers, Bar Associations, Regulators, Professional Liability Carriers, Legal Community Members:

In early December, as the wintertime blahs and holiday stress descend upon us, come explore fostering
well-being in the legal profession, learn evidence-based practices that regulate and renew, and get updated about important MCLE changes adopted by the State Bar of California’s Board of Trustees. Join with Robin Oaks, attorney and well-being coach, and Catherine Ongiri from the California Bar Association, Office of Professional Competence, to learn about the new MCLE requirements affecting all California licensed attorneys. These significant changes signal growing recognition that a broad range of competencies (Professional, Relational, Organizational, Self Skills) contribute to successful legal practice and thriving as legal professionals. Bring your presence to this talk, during this season of gift-giving, and create a vision for fostering well-being and wellness in our legal community.

Cost: $15.00

Please send checks payable to: Santa Barbara County Bar Association, 15 W. Carrillo Street, 106, Santa Barbara, CA 93101. To pay by credit card or for any questions about signing up contact: Marietta Jablonka at (805)569-5511.

Contact for any questions about presentation: Robin Oaks at (805)685-6773 or

Click the link here to view the flyer!