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California attorneys admitted for less than one year...FREE MEMBERSHIP

Law school graduates but not yet admitted to the California Bar, certified paralegals, and law students in their second through final years of study... FREE MEMBERSHIP


Welcome new and returning members to Fresno County Women Lawyers.  We look forward to a year full of meaningful and fun events that will foster comradery and support in our legal community as well as give back to our local community. Fill out the FCWL Membership Application and pay your respective dues below. Please follow the steps below to ensure we receive your membership application and dues properly.


STEP 1: Fill out the membership application by clicking the link below. You can fill this application out electronically and submit it to fcwl.secretary@gmail.com or print it out and mail it to our address.


California attorneys admitted to practice for more than three years.

California attorneys admitted to practice more than one year but less than three years.

Non-attorney professional who serve the legal profession.

California attorneys employed by a GOVERNMENT ENTITY or a non-profit organization, and JUDGES.

Member Benefits

We want our members to enjoy the benefits of membership and are continually expanding our benefit offerings.


Savings on monthly luncheons.

Members enjoy a $5 discount on monthly luncheons, most of which qualify for MCLE credits.


Membership Discounts.

 FCWL membership is free of charge for law students.  Paying members can receive a $5 discount on membership fees if you are a member of the California Women Lawyers organization.


Discount on Head Shots.

Members enjoy a 20% discount on a head shot package with Rees Photography.


Listing on our Public Members Page.

Referrals come from many sources, and our member page can be one of them.  We will list your name, area of practice and contact information.


Leadership Skill Building.

Members are encouraged to build their leadership skills by becoming a Board member.  Board positions become available at the end of each year.  You could be our next President!



We are a very supportive group of women and enjoy spending time with law students and judicial officers at our various events.


Current Officers

President Yesenia Carrillo


Rebekah Tychsen



Vice President Rebecca Maddox

Vice President

Emilia Morris



Secretary Rebekah Tychsen


Jamie Palm



Treasurer Jessica McClung.


Jessica McClung



Directors at Large

Social Chair Selena Farnesi

Social Chair

Heidi Falany


Philanthropy Chair Amanda Kjar

Philanthropy Chair

Mary Pulido


Philanthropy Chair Amanda Kjar

Community Outreach

Brittany Hines


Past President

Past President Melissa Marsh

Yesenia Carrillo



FCWL Past Presidents

2020 Yesenia Carrillo

2019 Yesenia Carrillo

2018 Melissa Marsh

2017 Melissa Marsh

2016 Sabrina Ashijian

2015 Christina Roberson

2014 Laura Bragg

2013 Jennifer Lawton

2012 Magi Fainer‑Towne

2011 Zeppy Attashian

2010 Christine Levin

2009 Mia Giacomazzi

2008 Kathy McKenna

2007 Victoria Bernhardt

2006 Linda Durost

2005 Deborah Coe

2004 Leslie Dillahunty

2003 Kathleen Meehan

2002 Joan Jacobs Levie

2001 Patti Williams

2000 Beth Stratton

1998-99 Hilary Chittick

1996-97 Kathleen Bakergumprecht-Davies

1994-95 Janine Reagon

1993 Susan Coberly

1991-92 Melinda Vaughn

1989-90 Ruth Ratzlaff

1987-88 Karen Kern

1986 Doris Coleman

1985 Joan Wilkie

1984 Marian Mosley

1983 June Register

1982 Catherine Thomas

1981 Catherine Bonnar

1978-80 Catherine Adams Bennett

1974-77 Mary Louise Frampton


Member Directory

P.O. Box 3084, Pinedale, California 93650

President Yesenia Carrillo
Vice President Rebecca Maddox
Treasurer Jessica McClung.
Social Chair Selena Farnesi
Philanthropy Chair Amanda Kjar
Philanthropy Chair Amanda Kjar
Past President Melissa Marsh
Vice President Rebecca Maddox
Philanthropy Chair Amanda Kjar
Philanthropy Chair Amanda Kjar
Treasurer Jessica McClung.
President Yesenia Carrillo
Vice President Rebecca Maddox
Treasurer Jessica McClung.
Philanthropy Chair Amanda Kjar
Social Chair Selena Farnesi
Past President Melissa Marsh

P.O. Box 3084, Pinedale, California 93650