Category Archives: Events

A Week at BASF [INFOGRAPHIC]

It’s time for another sneak peek inside The Bar Association of San Francisco. Check out the infographic below to get a behind-the-scenes look at a week in the life of…

Legal Community Raises More Than $350K at Annual Gala

On September 19, nearly 500 guests came together to celebrate the work of the Justice & Diversity Center’s (JDC) volunteers and staff in providing pro bono legal services to low-income…

Barristers Club Celebrates Diversity and Honors Two Attorneys

The Barristers Club Diversity Issues Committee recently honored Quyen Ta and Otis Bruce, Jr. Ta, a partner at Keker & Van Nest, was recognized for her work in inspiring minorities….

Latino Partners and Associates Reception

On July 18, 2013, BASF held its annual Latino Partners and Associates Reception at Nixon Peabody. With over 100 people in attendance, summer associates mingled with influential Latino judges, partners,…

Judge William H. Alsup Honored For His Committment to New Attorneys In and Out of the Courtroom

BASF’s Barristers Club presented its Tara L. Riedley Barristers Choice Award at the 29th Annual Judges Reception on July 25, 2013, to the Honorable William H. Alsup of the United…

No Glass Ceiling Initiative Asks Women Attorneys to “Lean In”

More than 80 people attended BASF’s No Glass Ceiling Initiative’s “Lean In” in the Legal Profession panel and reception in July. The event focused on Sheryl Sandberg’s new book, Lean…

Diversity Career Fair Draws Law Students From Across the Country

The 9th annual Bay Area Diversity Career Fair and Reception was held on July 26 and 27. A collaborative effort between BASF and Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, the fair invited…

In-House Counsel Reception Honors Nicole Harris and AT&T Legal Department

The 3rd annual Minority In-House Counsel Awards reception was held on July 31. The event was co-hosted by Davis Wright Tremaine and Latham & Watkins.   Awards were presented to…

Legal Community Exceeds Goals in Annual Drive for San Francisco and Marin Food Banks

BASF and the San Francisco and Marin Food Banks celebrated a record-breaking annual Food From the Bar Campaign at an awards ceremony in July. Food From the Bar is the…

Justice & Diversity Center Announces Gala Honorary Co-Chairs

The Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of The Bar Association of San Francisco is pleased to announce the honorary cochairs for its annual gala: Robert C. Friese, a founding partner…