Category Archives: Members in the News

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Judith A. Zahid Zelle Hofmann Voelbel & Mason www.zelle.com Law School: UC Berkeley School of Law Area of Practice: Antitrust, Complex Litigation Fun Facts At one point in my life,…

No Glass Ceiling Co-Chair to Receive Fay Stender Award

California Women Lawyers (CWL) will honor BASF No Glass Ceiling Committee Co-Chair Patricia Gillette, Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, with its Fay Stender Award. CWL established the Fay Stender Award in…

Dynamic Champion of Pro Bono and Diversity Retires

Kathi. For anyone working at a pro bono legal services organization the name refers to only one person, Kathi Pugh. During the 23 years before Pugh’s retirement this past August,…

White House Announces BASF Member as Nominee for Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals

The White House announced in August the nomination of BASF member Michelle Friedland, Munger, Tolles & Olson, to serve as a judge of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the…

September Bulletin Board: Our Members and Sponsor Firms Making Headlines

LGBT Bar Assocation Names Top Lawyers Under 40 The following BASF members were included on the National LGBT Bar Association’s Best 40 Lawyers Under 40: Jeffrey Jacobi, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw…

BASF Member Elected to State Bar Board of Trustees

BASF member Daniel Dean, Fotouhi Epps Hillger Gilroy Mau, was recently elected to serve a three-year term on the State Bar Board of Trustees. Dean has served on numerous community…

Today On C-SPAN: BASF’s ‘Marriage in America: Life after Windsor and Perry’ panel discussion

UPDATE: A video of the broadcast is now available online: www.c-spanvideo.org/program/314035-1 Tune in to C-SPAN today for a broadcast of BASF’s panel discussion on marriage in America. The July 17 event…

August Bulletin Board: Our Members and Sponsor Firms Making Headlines

Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence Welcomes Attorneys Into Founders’ Circle BASF members Elizabeth Cabraser, Lieff Cabarser Heimann & Bernstein and Carol Kingsley, Kingsley Mediation Services, were both welcomed into…

Former BASF President Nominated to Federal Court Bench

President Obama nominated former BASF President James Donato, a partner at Shearman & Sterling, in June to become a judge on the federal court in San Francisco. Donato, who served…

Arnold & Porter Hosts In-House Counsel Mixer

BASF held its most recent in-house counsel mixer on Wednesday, June 5. The event was hosted by BASF Sponsor Firm Arnold & Porter. The evening was a huge success with…