By Laurie Rowen
Montage affiliated freelance lawyer Erin Stagg will be speaking at the Napa County Women Lawyers February Luncheon on February 11, 2015. Erin will share how she came to her decision to leave full-time private practice and become a freelance attorney. She will also discuss what freelance lawyers do and why freelance practice has been particularly appealing to women lawyers. The presentation will also include a review of some of the ethical considerations when utilizing the services of freelance lawyers or providing services as a freelance lawyer. Please see registration information below. We hope to see you there!
WHEN: February 11, 2015
WHERE: Ristorante Allegria (Second Floor) 1026 First Street Napa, CA
TIME: 12:00-1:15 p.m.
Pre-registration is required. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for further information regarding menu, cost and registration.
Erin Stagg received her J.D. from U.C. Berkeley School of Law in 2007, where she co-chaired the 2007 California Water Law Symposium, received the Prosser Prize in Property, and was a member of the Boalt Hall Women’s Association Leadership Forum Steering Committee. After law school Ms. Stagg joined the San Francisco office of Manatt, Phelps & Phillips as a litigation associate specializing in complex commercial litigation and representing policy-holders in insurance recovery disputes. Ms. Stagg then joined Stubbs & Leone, a Bay Area firm specializing in public entity representation. At Stubbs & Leone, Ms. Stagg handled a wide range of litigation matters for public entity clients including land use and real estate disputes, commercial contract disputes, construction defect cases, employment matters, insurance recovery disputes and education law matters. After leaving Stubbs & Leone, Ms. Stagg practiced as a litigation and insurance recovery freelance attorney and volunteered as a pro bono public benefits attorney at Bay Area Legal Aid. Ms. Stagg affiliated with Montage Legal Group in 2012.