Georgianna Pennington Regnier

Gregnier@rstlegal.com

(805) 764-6370

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Georgianna Pennington Regnier practices in the areas of business and civil litigation, employment law in State and Federal courts and in administrative forums with an emphasis on Federal Civilian Employees. She is experienced in dispute resolution and served as a court appointed arbitrator and as Pro Tem Mandatory Settlement Conference Judge for many years.  She advises non-profit charitable corporations and serves as general counsel on various local and international boards.

Georgianna’s license to practice extends from all California courts to Washington, D.C.  She recently prevailed before the United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit on appeal from a United States Federal Court of Claims judgment. As senior partner of the county’s previous only all women-owned law practice, the full service firm was awarded State and Federal Governmental contracts and litigation. Georgianna prevailed on groundbreaking anti-discrimination cases and was awarded $2,200,000 in a sexual abuse trial. Her early experience as an attorney for a civil defense firm focused on insurance and municipality defense.

While continuing to serve as general counsel for various non-profit organizations, Georgianna, is an entrepreneur, also serving as general counsel for the family owned corporation she co-founded−managing trademarks, contracts and corporate matters and overseeing operations.

 

Court Admissions

All California Courts

All Federal District Courts in California

9th Circuit Court of Appeals

California Supreme Court

United States Federal Court of Claims

United States Court of Appeals for the Federal Circuit

 

Education

University of Colorado, Boulder, Bachelor of Arts

University of California, Los Angeles, Masters Program

Ventura College of Law, Doctor of Jurisprudence

Pepperdine University, Straus Mediation Institute

 

Professional Associations

California State Bar

Ventura County Bar Association, Board of Directors

Ventura Country Trial Lawyers Association, President, Board of Directors

Consumer Advocates of California, Board of Directors Member at Large

American Inns of Court, Master, Co-founder of Ventura Chapter, Board of Directors

Ventura County Women Lawyers – President, Board of Directors

 

Community Involvement

Ventura County Campaign Finance Ethics Committee – Commissioner, Chair

Camarillo Rotary, President, Board of Directors

Rotary Foundation, President, Board of Directors

Camarillo Chamber of Commerce

Ventura County Medical Resource Foundation, Board of Directors

Channel Islands Legal Services Association, Board of Directors

California Youth Authority Attorney Mentoring Program, Volunteers in Parole (VIP)

George Adamson/Tony Fitzjohn African Wildlife Preservation Trust, Board Member, Treasurer

African Environmental Film Foundation, Board of Directors, General Counsel, Treasurer

2005 recipient of the Nordman Award for Outstanding Community Service

 

Presentations and Lectures

Ventura County Bar Association, “Bridging the Gap”, Chair

Ventura County Delegate to Annual Meeting of the California Bar

California State Bar Convention, Monterey, California

“Law Firm Management – Delegating Effectively to Paralegals”

Southern California Conference on Women in the Law, Ventura, California

“Analysis of Legislative Changes Impacting the Rights of Women”

Consumer Attorneys of California Seminar, Vail, Colorado

“Opposing Lawyer Advertising in the Media”

Clinical Psychology Conference, Camarillo, California

“Legal Applications of Delayed Memory Syndrome”

California Lutheran University, Thousand Oaks, California

“Creative Options, A Day for Women” Conference

All Faiths Women’s Conference, Ventura, California

“African Environmental Education through the Media of Film”

Ventura County Schools Career Day Workshops

Annual lectures encouraging the pursuit of excellence in the field of law


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