The Barristers Club recently announced the officers for the 2016 Board of Directors.
Blair Walsh, Abramson Smith Waldsmith, will serve as president; Adam Kaplan, Munger, Tolles & Olson, will serve as president-elect; Jason Galek, Galek Law, will continue to serve as treasurer and Diana Kruze, Morrison & Foerster, will continue to serve as secretary.
2015 President Valerie Uribe, UCSF, will continue to serve on the board in a director position. There are no outgoing directors.
Continuing board members are Andrew Amoroso, Reed Smith; Timothy Burr, Lyft; Ben Feuer, California Appellate Law Group; Aaron Leiderman, U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit; and Phyra M. McCandless, Girard Gibbs, and Rebekah Punak, Instacart.
Also slated to join the board of directors are John-Paul Deol, Sheppard, Mullin, Richter & Hampton; John Hamasaki, Hamasaki Law; and Natascha Fastabend, University of San Francisco School of Law, LLM Program.