Safe Communities

My commitment and passion towards Alameda County is driven by the need to serve and protect its citizens. Below is a list of all the organizations, programs, trainings, and committees I've been a part of throughout my professional career.


Professional Memberships & Associations

  • California State Bar
    Member
  • California Women Lawyers
    President, vice president, committee chair, affiliate board member
  • State Bar of California, Criminal Law Section, Executive Committee
    Chair, vice chair, secretary-treasurer, editor of the criminal law section newsletter
  • Women Lawyers of Alameda County
    Vice-chair, board of directors
  • California District Attorney’s Association
    Board of directors, chair of the sexual assault committee, member of the domestic violence, elder abuse, victim’s rights, and training and education committees
  • Alameda County Bar Association
    Member
  • Women Prosecutors of Alameda County
    Regional representative
  • Lawyers’ Club of Alameda County
    President, board of directors
  • Alameda-Contra Costa County Bench-Bar-Media Committee
    Chair, liaison to CA State Bar and Alameda County Bar Associations
  • Board of Managers, YMCA, Oakland
    Vice-chair
  • FUTURECHOICE, YMCA of the East Bay
    Head of the community collaborative

Instructional & Training Programs

The following is a partial list of instructional and training programs taught by Nancy E. O’Malley:

  • California District Attorney’s Association
    Sexual assault, child abuse, domestic violence, trial tactics, felony sentencing, leadership, management, ethics, elimination of bias in the workplace
  • Victim-Witness Training Institute
    Sexual assault, working with persons with disabilities, confidentiality and the sexual assault and domestic violence victim, confidentiality and victims of crime records, HIV and the sexual assault survivor, diversity in crime victims
  • Western Region Child Advocacy Center
    Trial tactics and medical providers, prosecutorial ethics, cross-examination of experts, forensic medical providers – how to prepare for trial
  • 3R Conference (Return to Respect and Responsibility)
    Statewide conference on issues affecting teens with over 500 attendees annually. Classes included: sexual exploitation, teen prostitution, teen health & HIV, teen-dating violence
  • National Association of Victim Assistance
    Sexual assault and the criminal justice system: how the advocate makes a difference, how a bill becomes a law: do’s and don’ts of legislative advocacy
  • Victims Compensation and Government Claims Board
    How to serve victims and protect confidential records
  • Rape Crisis Centers of California
    Confidential communications, reporting, legal issues affecting sexual assault survivors and advocates
  • State of Hawaii Prosecutor’s Office
    Forensic sexual assault examination, presentation of sexual assault cases in the courtroom
  • State of Hawaii
    Prosecuting sexual assault cases, child sexual assault, trial practices
  • California Coalition Against Sexual Assault
    Legal issues for rape crisis advocates, ethics
  • California State Bar, Education Institute
    Domestic violence and the trial, gangs and crime of conspiracy.
  • Gairretto Institute
    Criminal justice and the child victim, child sexual assault
  • Alameda County Law Enforcement Departments
    Taught over 2000 classes including: survivor sensitivity in sexual assault cases, search and seizure, search warrants, sexual assault response
  • Alameda County District Attorney’s Office
    Various classes, including: substance abuse, ethics, case preparation, advances in DNA, sexual assault cases and forensics, mental defenses in homicide and sexual assault cases, substance abuse and workplace violence, sexual harassment. Produced the video, “The Roles that we Play, the Victims that we Serve.”
  • Alameda County Hospital
    Forensic issues in the ER
  • National Association of Emergency Physicians
    Forensic issues in the E.R., treatment of the sexual assault and domestic violence patient

Additional classes taught throughout the Bay Area, including:

University of California Berkeley – Boalt Hall; Hastings Law School, San Francisco; St. Mary’s College Paralegal Program, Oakland; Child Abuse Council, Alameda County; Sexual Assault Task Force, Alameda County; Children’s Hospital, Oakland; UC Davis Medical School; Hayward Community Churches.

Task Forces & Advisory Committees

The following is a list of current and previous task forces and committees Nancy E. O’Malley has been appointed to or has been a member of:

  • Alameda County Violence Prevention Blueprint
    Advisory Committee
  • California Judicial Council
    Criminal Law Advisory Committee
  • California Domestic Violence Advisory Board
    Appointed by Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger
  • Alameda County Domestic Violence Death Review Team
    Responsible for reviewing all domestic violence-related deaths in Alameda County with the purpose of improving the response to domestic violence in order to prevent domestic homicide and deaths.
    Chair, 2002-present
  • California Sex Offender Management Board
    California Department of Corrections and Rehabilitation
    Appointed by Senator Don Perata
  • Violence Against Women Education Project Committee
    California Administrative Office of the Court’s committee advising on judicial training on women against violence issues
  • Governor’s State Advisory Committee on Sexual Assault Victim Services
    Chair of the Adult Sexual Assault Sub-Committee, 1998-present
  • Alameda County Sexual Assault Response Task Force 2d
    Chair 1994-2004
  • California Family Justice Initiative Advisory Board
    Advisor on family Justice Centers in Northern California
    Represents Alameda County as the training center in Northern California
  • National Family Justice Center Alliance
    Advisory Board
  • Alameda County Family Justice Center
    Management Committee
  • Alameda Boys & Girls Club
    Advisory Board
  • United Way Children and Youth Issues Cabinet
    (formerly the SAFE Communities Issue Cabinet)

Previous Committees & Task Forces

  • Alameda County MOMS (Maximizing Opportunities for Mothers)
    Advisory Committee

    Deals with issues of incarcerated women transitioning from jail into the community, including job training and placement, parenting and other classes.
  • California Violence Against Women
    STOP Task Force
    State-wide task force dealing with Federal legislation
  • Child Abuse Vertical Prosecution Advisory Committee
  • Statutory Rape Vertical Prosecution Advisory Committee
  • Alameda County Sexual Assault Investigators Association
  • Alameda County Multi-Disciplinary Task Force
  • Alameda County Domestic Violence Task Force
  • Alameda County Task Force on “Crack Babies”
  • Alameda County Child Abuse Council
  • Alameda County Sexual Assault Advisory Committee
  • Alameda County Task Force on the Unmet Needs of Women Inmates
  • Alameda County Criminal Justice Mental Health Advisory Committee