Category Archives: News

A Week at BASF [INFOGRAPHIC]

Do you ever wonder what’s going on at your bar association? Check out the infographic below to get a behind-the-scenes snapshot of a week in the life of BASF.

Scholarship Recipients Announced: Five Bay Area Law Students Awarded

BASF recently announced the recipients of its 2013 Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarships. Thanks to the generosity of donors, five scholarships will be awarded to minority students attending Bay…

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 Because…

Curtis L. Briggs Firm: Law Offices of Curtis L. Briggs Area of Practice: Primary focus in the areas of criminal defense and community activism Law School: Golden Gate University Interesting…

Legal Community Exceeds Goals in Annual Drive for San Francisco and Marin Food Banks

BASF and the San Francisco and Marin Food Banks celebrated a record-breaking annual Food From the Bar Campaign at an awards ceremony in July. Food From the Bar is the…

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…

BASF Supports Two Winning State Bar Diversity Awards

Judge Brenda Harbin-Forte Wins Individual Award Judge Brenda Harbin-Forte of the Alameda Superior Court will be awarded the State Bar of California’s 2013 Diversity Award in the Individual Lawyer Category…

Marriage in America Event Draws More than 140

Panelists included Plaintiffs in the Prop 8 Case, Kristin Perry and Sandra Stier   A recent panel discussion on the U.S. Supreme Court rulings in the same-sex marriage cases (Hollingsworth…

A Week at BASF [INFOGRAPHIC]

Do you ever wonder what’s going on at your bar association? Check out the infographic below to get a behind-the-scenes snapshot of a week in the life of BASF and…

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…