Category Archives: News from the Bar

BASF Because…

Amy Todd-Gher Valdez Todd & Doyle LLP www.vtdlaw.com Law School: University of Virginia School of Law Area of Practice: Employment litigation and counseling Fun Fact: I left one of my…

Want New Business Development Opportunities? Become a BASF Sponsor Firm!

A BASF Sponsor Firm is a firm with ten or more attorneys in its office that pays for 100% of its attorneys to be BASF members. With Sponsor Firm status,…

Nominations Now Being Accepted for 2014 Barristers Club Board of Directors

The Barristers Club Board of Directors is accepting applications for 2014. Directors determine the club’s mission and set policy and procedures to fulfill the club’s mission.   Directors supervise and…

Berman DeValerio Joins Sponsor Firm Family

BASF is excited to welcome Berman DeValerio as its newest Sponsor Firm. Berman DeValerio handles class actions and other complex litigation, primary securities and antitrust lawsuits, on behalf of institutional…

Marriage Equality Matters Because…[VIDEO]

Leaders in the San Francisco legal community voice their opinions on why marriage equality matters to them. Watch the video below or click here to watch it on Vimeo: BASF:…

Victory for Marriage Equality!

The Bar Association of San Francisco Applauds the U.S. Supreme Court for Striking Down California’s Proposition 8 BASF joined amicus briefs in the U.S. Supreme Court and the Ninth Circuit…

Justice & Diversity Center Honors Outstanding Volunteers

The Bar Association of San Francisco’s Justice & Diversity Center Honors Outstanding Legal Services and Diversity Educational Program Volunteers Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye was on hand to present awards The…

BASF’s Sponsor Firm Program Thriving As Seven New Firms Added

2013 has been an exceptional year for BASF’s Sponsor Firm program with the addition of seven new firms. A BASF Sponsor Firm is a firm with ten or more attorneys…

BASF’s Commitment to Gideon

It should come as no surprise that a “Civil Gideon” pilot project is the brainchild of The Bar Association of San Francisco and two of its former Presidents, Jim Brosnahan,…

Equality Committee Keeps Busy In April with Happy Hour and “Marriage on Trial” Panel Discussion

BASF’s inaugural Equality Committee Happy Hour took place on April 16 and was hosted by Keker & Van Nest. The gathering was a wonderful opportunity for guests to mingle with…