Category Archives: News

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…

BASF Past President Honored with the Margaret Brent Award

The American Bar Association recently announced that BASF’s nominee, Terry Stewart, San Francisco’s Chief Deputy City Attorney, has been named a recipient of the 2013 Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of…

May Bulletin Board: BASF Members and Sponsor Firms Making Headlines

California Attorney General Names Oakland Attorney to FPPC Meyers Nave attorney Eric Casher was recently named to the  Fair Political Practices Commission (FPCC), California’s political watchdog agency, by state Attorney…

Justice & Diversity Center Launched

Combining Legal Services with Diversity Educational Programs   On March 14, The Bar Association of San Francisco launched its new Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) which brings together two of…