Category Archives: Events

Eight Members to be Honored for Contributions to Legal Community

BASF will honor eight outstanding members at its December 17 Annual Membership Luncheon. The following members are being honored with an Award of Merit: Fred Fields, Coblentz, Patch, Duffy, &…

Special Credits Festival

BASF is holding a full-day Special Credits Festival on Saturday, December 7 that will take care of all of your ethics requirements, the substance abuse hour, and the elimination of…

Declining Presence of African American Judges on Federal and State Court Benches Discussed

BASF recently held a panel discussion “Judicial Crisis: Declining Presence of African Americans on Federal and State Court Benches.” The event was co-sponsored by the Charles Houston Bar Association, California…

Annual Golf Tournament Raises More Than $45K for Educational Programs

On Friday, October 4, 136 attorneys attended the 5th annual Putting for the Pipeline Charity Golf Tournament at TPC Harding Park. The attorneys represented law firms and corporate offices from…

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…