Sections, Divisions and Affiliates
Barristers’ Club Update
by Jake Weaver
Meet the New President!
The Barristers’ Club has elected Megan Sammut as President for 2019. Sammut graduated from Boston College in 2006 and received her J.D. from Pacific McGeorge in 2012. She spent the first four years of her legal career at DLA Piper in Sacramento before accepting a position as a Judicial Law Clerk to US District Judge Morrison C. England, Jr. She is presently a Judicial Law Clerk to US District Judge Troy L. Nunley. Prior to being elected President of the Barristers’ Club, Sammut served as President of the Federal Bar Association, Sacramento Chapter.
Please join the Barristers’ Club in welcoming Megan Sammut as President for 2019.
As in years past, the Barristers’ Club intends to host continuing legal education seminars and the Judicial Reception in the Spring. The Summer Associates Reception will be held in July 2019, followed by additional continuing legal education seminars and socials. Please stay tuned for dates and locations.
Junior Barristers’ Divisions
For 2019, the Barristers’ Club will continue and expand its commitment to help new attorneys and law students transition into the practice of law by providing educational and networking opportunities. The Barristers’ Club is excited to continue working with the Junior Barristers’ Divisions at Pacific McGeorge and UC Davis Law to increase student membership and encourage students to begin building professional relationships within Sacramento’s legal community.