Category Archives: Events

Warning Signs of Law Firm Changes Ahead: Potential Merger, Acquisition, or Failure

Clayton Dodds, Law Office of Peter N. Brewer In recent years, some of San Francisco’s largest law firms have been the subject of wholesale changes. Failed mergers, toxic acquisitions, and…

BASF Delegation Heads to State Capitol on Legislative Day

Interested in Joining the BASF Delegation to the California Conference of Bar Associations? Each year more than 20 CCBA resolutions get introduced as bills in the California legislature, and approximately…

Solo and Small Firm Section Happy Hour

June 2 • E & O Kitchen and Bar A few photos from the recent Solo and Small Firm Section Happy Hour. You can find more photos from the event…

Barristers Club Open House

The Barristers Club held its annual Open House on April 21. Over 100 attorneys and law students came to BASF to learn about the various sections and committees of the…

BASF Holds Forum, Releases Superior Court Seat 7 Candidates’ Evaluations

On April 19, BASF, with the League of Women Voters of San Francisco, hosted a judicial candidates forum for the contested election for San Francisco Superior Court Seat 7. The…

Mock Trial Season Comes to an End

Lisa Hathaway. Jones Day After nine months of exciting competitions and grueling practice sessions, the Lowell Mock Trial Team’s 2015-2016 thrilling season has come to an end with a strong…

Job Shadowing Program Expands in 2016

More than 80 people attended the Open Doors 1L Job Shadow Program thank you reception at Schiff Hardin. The reception was held to thank the more than 30 host employers…

Mediator Ron Kelly Receives President’s Award from ADR Association

The Association for Dispute Resolution of Northern California (ADRNC) presented BASF member Ron Kelly with a President’s Award at their annual conference in March. This award is presented to recognize…

BASF Welcomes Bay Area General Counsel to Annual Dinner

On March 30, BASF held its 3rd Annual Spring General Counsel Dinner, sponsored by Leader Circle firm Morgan, Lewis & Bockius. Leaders of corporate legal departments representing a variety of…

Destination Law School Panelists Inspire and Encourage Undergrads to Consider a Career in Law

More than 40 students attended a highly engaging Destination Law School panel presentation at Laney College on March 1. Panelists included Andrew Bozant, Farella Braun + Martel; Antonio Ingram, Morrison…