Jim Mahacek’s Credentials

Certified Appellate Specialist
Board of Legal Specialization
State Bar of California
Certified 2000
Re certified: 2005, 2010, 2015

Member: State Bar Committee on Appellate Courts
2004-2006

Instructor:
Orange County Bar Association College of Appellate Advocacy

Instructor:
Appellate Law
State Bar Convention
Oral Appellate Advocacy
Chapman School of Law
Distinguished Speakers Program

Instructor:
Legal Writing
Lorhman Interprises, Inc.
University of California, Irvine, Paralegal Program

Orange County Bar Association
Section Chair
Program Chair
Communications Chair
Panel member: various appellate topics

Inns of Court
Instructor on Appellate Law for various Orange County Inns of Court on Appeals and Writs

Last Dash Program
Instructor:
Orange County Bar Association MCLE Programs on Appellate Law

Publications:
The Decision to Appeal; The Forum Magazine
Through the [Appellate] Looking Glass; The Advocate Magazine
Yes, Virginia, Appellate Argument is Valuable, The Advocate Magazine
Arbitration, No Longer a Bar to Justice, The Advocate Magazine

Appellate clinics
Founding Committee, Court of Appeal, 4th Appellate District, Division 3, Self Help Clinic