Author Archives: Kristin

Now Hiring Staff Attorney

Come join our team!  There isn’t a better job out there! EBCLO Job Announcement Dependency Staff Attorney (April 2018)

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Caregiver Resiliency Conference in LA this month!

East Bay Children’s Law Offices is a proud partner of Parents & Caregivers for Wellness.  It’s a project of the Mental Health Services Oversight & Accountability Commission striving to ensure that families are able to obtain the mental health services … Continue reading

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EBCLO Lauded in Recognition of Court Adoption & Permanency Month

The Judicial Council hosted former EBCLO client and his adoptive parents when they proclaimed that November is Court Adoption and Permanency Month.  The Rockafellows’ ten minute presentation celebrates their new family, the tireless advocacy of Drew’s EBCLO attorney, Rob Waring, … Continue reading

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Calling all caregivers–a survey for you!

East Bay Children’s Law Offices is part of a Mental Health Services Oversight & Accountability Committee grant working with parents & caregivers statewide to improve services and support families and strengthen the voices of parents and caregivers in the process.  Are … Continue reading

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Sky Ranch Foundation Awards $15,000 to EBCLO

Many thanks to the Sky Ranch Foundation for their continued support of East Bay Children’s Law Offices.  We were honored to have Sky Ranch Foundation Board Vice President Mike Donohoe join as at the Juvenile Justice Center today.  Formed in … Continue reading

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Meet Barrie Becker–EBCLO’s New Executive Director

EBCLO’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce that Barrie Becker begins as East Bay Children’s Law Offices’ new Executive Director today. She follows Interim Executive Director Susan Walsh, who ably led EBCLO during the search period after EBCLO’s founding … Continue reading

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The Therapist/Patient Privilege and Foster Youth

By: Emma Connolly, EBCLO Summer Intern 2017 In 2016, EBCLO attorney Rob Waring decided to file a writ of mandate in the California Court of Appeal on behalf of his client N.S. Because preparing all the necessary briefs involves many … Continue reading

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Now Hiring: Probate Guardianship Attorney

We are now hiring an attorney into our Probate Counsel for Children program.  Looking for someone with at least three years experience representing children.  Please see attached job description. Probate Attorney Job Description 6-5-17

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Now Hiring Dependency Attorney

EBCLO is hiring a new dependency attorney.  Applications due June 9, 2017 at 5 p.m. EBCLO Dependency Attorney Job Announcement May 2017

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Sacramento Bee Op Ed: Dependency Funding Falls Between Cracks

“Last week, 50 local chief judges sent a letter to Brown and legislators seeking – actually begging – for this relatively tiny appropriation.”  Read the full op ed article about the need for adequate dependency funding here.    

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