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Playing on the Buhai Team

Pat Lynch, 2016 Recipient of the Center’s Frances Wender Kandel Award Helping clients surmount their legal challenges “is absolutely a team effort,” says Pat Lynch. “I see myself as a junior player, and I’m glad I get the chance to play on the Center’s team.” The ultimate “utility player,” Pat assists the clients as the
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Volunteer Award Recipients for 2016

  Denise Nardi, Hall of Fame Award The Hall of Fame Award honors a volunteer whose efforts exhibit, by action and deed over an extended period of time, exceptional service and dedication to the Center, its clients and its causes, and who has left a permanent mark in its history.   Pat Lynch, Frances Wender Kandel Volunteer
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The “family law bible” has been updated!

New forms, samples and instructions are now  available in the Harriett Buhai Center for Family Law 27th edition of its seminal publication “California Family Law Basics.”  Popular features include detailed step-by-step narration and illustrative examples of several hundred forms in user-friendly, straight-to-the-point language for all stages of dissolution and paternity actions, including domestic violence proceedings.
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Rising Star: Dena Kravitz, A People Person

As a young girl, Dena Kravitz realized that some children needed a person to “stick up” for them when they were being treated unfairly or bullied. At that early age, Dena knew she wanted to become a lawyer for people who were too afraid or intimidated to speak for themselves. While at Loyola Law School,
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Volunteer Award Recipients for 2015

  Louise Nixon, Hall of Fame Award Honoring a volunteer whose efforts exhibit, by action and deed over an extended period of time, exceptional service and dedication to the Center, its clients and its causes, and who has left a permanent mark in its history.   Steve Goodin, Frances Wender Kandel Volunteer of the Year
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