Michelle Stowell ~ 2020 Vision FEAT Walk, September 19

By FPS / March 11, 2020 / Community Service / No Comments

2020 Vision FEAT Walk, Rescheduled to September 19 FPS is pleased to support the 2020 Vision FEAT Walk & Spring Carnival. Join members of our team on September 19th in Roseville at Maidu Community Park and help create a memorable day for families living with autism. This fundraiser supports F...

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Melissa Harman ~ Habitat for Humanity “Hammy Awards”

By FPS / February 7, 2020 / Community Service, Events / No Comments

Melissa Harman and FPS Team Recognized at Hammy Awards On January 29th, Habitat for Humanity of Greater Sacramento hosted its 26th Annual Hammy Awards dinner, celebrating 2019 as a year of more impact than ever before. Attendees included attorney MELISSA HARMAN and 400+ donors, volunteers, and su...

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Neil Forester Receives Pro Bono Award from Placer County Bar Association

By FPS / January 18, 2019 / Community Service, Firm News / No Comments

Neil Forester Receives Pro Bono Award from Placer County Bar Association We are pleased to share the news that Neil Forester has received the annual Pro Bono Award from the Placer County Bar Association (“PCBA”). He was honored at the Annual Dinner & Installation of Officers and B...

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Neil Forester Re-elected Board Chairperson of WEAVE

By FPS / December 30, 2017 / Community Service, Firm News / No Comments

Neil Forester to serve a second year as Chairperson of WEAVE’s Board of Directors Earlier this month, FPS managing shareholder Neil Forester was re-elected by the Board of Directors of WEAVE to serve a second year as the agency’s President. WEAVE has been Sacramento County’s sol...

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Event / Feast for WEAVE ~ November 4, 2017

By FPS / November 5, 2017 / Community Service, Events / No Comments

FPS was pleased to sponsor the 9th Annual Feast for WEAVE, an amazing farm-to-fork experience for supporters to help raise critical funds for WEAVE’s 24-hour crisis intervention services. The 2017 gathering raised more than $133,000 through sponsorships, donations, and a live auction. Neil Forest...

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Neil Forester Elected Board Chairperson of Sacramento Nonprofit WEAVE

By FPS / February 20, 2017 / Community Service, Firm News / No Comments

Sacramento Nonprofit WEAVE Elects Neil Forester as Chairperson of its Board of Directors Last month, FPS marked a bit of a milestone when managing shareholder Neil M. E. Forester assumed the position of Board Chairperson for WEAVE Inc., the primary provider of crisis intervention services for sur...

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Why We Walked Two+ Miles One Saturday in April

By FPS / April 28, 2016 / Community Service, Firm News / No Comments

On Saturday, April 23, 2016, members of our firm participated in a couple of our favorite fundraisers, some of us doing so in high-heeled shoes. WEAVE’s Walk a Mile in Her Shoes #TeamFamilyLaw included 23 men joining 944 participants who walked a mile in high heels, raising more than $312K ...

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Folsom Telegraph Interviews Forester Purcell

By FPS / April 30, 2015 / Community Service, Firm News / No Comments

Folsom Telegraph Editor Lydia McNab talked with Neil Forester about his involvement with WEAVE and the “Walk a Mile in Her Shoes” fundraiser. “The single most rewarding aspect of my career is my work with WEAVE,” Forester said. “This is a segment of the population that is so underserv...

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Let me tell you why Forester Purcell family law attorneys are walking a mile in high heels on May 3, 2015.

By Neil M. E. Forester, CFLS I’ve walked a mile in high heels 3 times now. I get some blisters, and nearly twist my ankle each time, but these minor annoyances are insignificant compared to the high I get from this high heeled adventure. Why would I do this, you ask? I’m taking a stand […]

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