Eric had the honor of being invited to the Board of the Constitutional Rights Foundation of Orange County. The nonprofit is designed to help local teens understand and appreciate our democratic institutions, develop academic and leadership skills as well as guide them into professional careers. Read more...
Eric's singer, songwriter, and guitarist nephew, Donavon Frankenreiter, is closing out his summer tour at the Sea.Hear.Now Festival. The festival will be from September 21-22, in Asbury Park, New Jersey. Donavon will also perform on September 28-29 at Doheny State Beach in Dana Point, California. Read more…
Pamela received high praises for a case she settled last month for a client who was being treated unfairly and unjustly by the other side. "Thank you so much for everything you did for me," said the client.
Last month, the Project SELF interns successfully completed their internships at Orange County law firms and businesses. Interns had the opportunity to learn valuable skills that will shape them into the next generation of leaders. Congratulations to all the Project SELF interns!
Eric had the honor of being listed to the 2020 Best Lawyers of America list for Southern California, an esteemed list celebrating only the top 3% of the bar. Eric is being recognized for his esteemed work in Personal Injury Litigation-Plaintiffs.
For the second consecutive year in a row, Traut Firm will be sponsoring the Orange County Women Lawyers Association Annual Gala in October at Pelican Hill Resort. The OCWLA is dedicated to advancing women in the legal profession by providing a professional network and raising awareness of discrimination and bias.
Eric and Pamela had the opportunity to demonstrate a mock trial last month in Ventura, California. The mock trial was done on one of their wrongful death cases. The focus group of jurors, from the same venue where the case will proceed to trial, provided valuable insight into what themes and strategies may be effectively implemented during the actual trial. The focus group was assembled and questioned by a jury consultant following their deliberations.
Eric and Pamela attended the Project Youth Orange County Bar Foundation Recognition Banquet, where Project SELF interns were awarded scholarships on behalf of Baynard Inn of Court.