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Shareholder David M. Majchrzak Honored with the Service to the Community Award by the San Diego County Bar Association

Deputy General Counsel and Shareholder David M. Majchrzak receiving the Service to the Community Award on May 14, 2024.

SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA – Klinedinst Shareholder David M. Majchrzak was recently honored by the San Diego County Bar Association with the prestigious Service to the Community Award for 2024. Mr. Majchrzak was one of only eight awardees that were recognized during the SDCBA’s celebration of Law Week in May, 2024.

Known in legal circles as the “Legal Ethicist,” Mr. Majchrzak is a seasoned ethicist, civil litigator, and certified specialist by the State Bar of California in legal malpractice law. In his practice, Mr. Majchrzak represents clients in matters involving attorney and law firm risk management, discipline defense, and legal malpractice claims. He is also called upon to serve as an expert on legal ethics issue and serves as the firm’s Deputy General Counsel. Mr. Majchrzak served six years on the Board of Directors of the SDCBA, culminating in his presidency of the 10,000-member organization in 2022.  

“Dave really exemplifies service,” said Heather L. Rosing, CEO of Klinedinst PC and former President of the SDCBA in 2008. “I have worked with Dave for almost fifteen years, and I have seen his selfless volunteerism and his work with the SDCBA, the ABA, and many other organizations. We are so proud of his achievements and contributions.”

“Every year, the SDCBA is absolutely thrilled to recognize individuals and organizations who inspire us by going above and beyond to serve the underserved,” said Stacey A. Kartchner, President of the SDCBA and a Senior Counsel at Klinedinst. “They remind us of why we got into the legal profession in the first place, and encourage us to greater acts of service for the good of all.”

The SDCBA recognized all honorees at the Annual Awards Ceremony & Celebration of Community Service on May 14, 2024, at The Westin San Diego Gaslamp Quarter. To learn more about the 2024 Service Award honorees, please click here. To learn more about Mr. Majcrhzak and his practice, please visit:

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