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

Orange County Bar Association College of Appellate Advocacy

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

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
Orange County Bar Association MCLE Programs on Appellate Law

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