Category Archives: Members in the News

BASF Bulletin Board: Our Members and Leaders Circle Firms Making Headlines

Members Honored for Pro Bono Service The following BASF members were recently honored by the Alameda County Bar Association for their pro bono legal service: Agniezska Adams, Roisman Henel and…

Nossaman Hosts Women of Color Attorney Network Reception and Panel

BASF Leader Circle Firm Nossaman recently hosted the Women of Color Attorney Network – Bay Area Chapter reception and panel in the firm’s San Francisco office. During this reception, the…

O’Melveny & Myers Awards College Scholarships to High School Students

BASF Leader Circle Firm O’Melveny & Myers continued its longstanding tradition of awarding college scholarships and mentoring to students at San Francisco’s Balboa High School. Since 2006, O’Melveny’s San Francisco…

BASF Bulletin Board: Our Members and Leaders Circle Firms Making Headlines

Dennis Raglin Named Mentor of the Year Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom (BALIF) named Dennis Raglin of Sedgwick as their Mentor of the Year. BALIF is the nation’s oldest…

New Staff Attorney Joins Justice & Diversity Center’s Federal Pro Bono Project

The Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) welcomes Kelly Corcoran as a staff attorney with its Federal Pro Bono Project. Corcoran works in the Northern District of California’s Oakland Courthouse, giving…

Lawyer Referral and Information Service Attorney Spotlight – Ryan Vlasak

Emmy Pasternak, LRIS Outreach and Case Development Manager In 2012, a distraught mother contacted the Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) seeking an attorney for a wrongful death lawsuit. A…

Lawyer Referral and Information Service Lead Staff Immigration Attorney Named a Woman of Influence

Ilyce Shugall, BASF member and Lawyer Referral and Information Service’s (LRIS) Lead Immigration Attorney, temporarily on staff to assist with the launch of the San Francisco Immigrant Legal Defense Collaborative,…

BASF Bulletin Board: Our Members and Leaders Circle Firms Making Headlines

Governor Brown Appoints Two Members to Judgeships California Governor Brown recently announced the appointment of Joseph M. Quinn, Hanson Bridgett and Sharon M. Reardon, San Francisco District Attorney’s Office, to…

Mark Burton Establishes Grant for First-Year Law Students

Mark Burton, a BASF member, is looking out for the future of the legal profession. Thanks to the newly created Mark E. Burton Grant for Professional Engagement, first-year law students…

BASF Bulletin Board: Our Members and Leaders Circle Firms Making Headlines

Asian American Bar Association Installs 2015-2016 Board The following BASF members were recently installed to the Asian American Bar Association’s Board of Directors: Treasurer Miriam Kim, Munger, Tolles & Olson;…