The SBCBA Presents: “How Understanding Bias Can Improve Your Law Practice”

When: August 10th, 2023 from 12:00 – 1:15 PM

Where: The Colleges of Law – Santa Barbara Campus

MCLE: 1.0 Hours (Specialty Credit for Implicit Bias)

Speakers: Hellen Hong, Esq. is the CEO of CalBar Affinity, Inc., which operates CalBar Connect. She has held multiple positions in public interest law firms, the State Bar of California, and nonprofit organizations.

Suma Mathai, Esq., MSW, is a legal consultant with the Judicial Council of California and an adjunct lecturer at the University of Southern California Gould School of Law. She previously practiced family law at public interest law firms in Los Angeles.

Cost: $30 Members $35 Non-Members (Light lunch will be served)

Please mail checks by Monday August 7, 2023, payable to Santa Barbara County Bar Association, 15 W. Carrillo Street, Suite 106, Santa Barbara CA 93101 or call to pay via credit card: (805) 569-5511

RSVP: Please contact Marietta Jablonka at