Category Archives: Lawyer Referral Service

A Chat with Inder Comar, LRIS Panelist and International Human Rights Lawyer

Carole Conn, Director of Public Service Programs, SF-Marin LRIS and ADR Those who participate as attorney panelists in the Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) are up to some interesting…

Grow Your Clientele: Join the San Francisco-Marin Lawyer Referral and Information Service

With the turn of a new year, reflections about one’s law practice circulate in the mind. Is my practice where I’d like it to be? Is there more I could…

San Francisco Immigration Court to Be Helped by LRIS Coordinator

The Bar Association of San Francisco’s Lawyer Referral and Information Service has hired Adina Hemley-Bronstein as its new Immigration Case Coordinator to help manage the activity from the “expedited dockets”…

BASF’s Military Assistance Program: Serving Those Who Have Served

In 1945, World War II veteran Raymond Weeks from Birmingham, Alabama, had the idea to expand Armistice Day to celebrate all veterans, not just those who had served in World…

BASF’s Lawyer Referral Service recognized by ABA for ADA Compliance and Education Program

BASF’s Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) recently was awarded the American Bar Association’s Cindy A. Raisch Award for its program to better educate San Francisco merchants about their obligations…

LRIS Attorney Michael Mandel Perseveres for Medical Malpractice Client

In early 2009, a thirty-eight year old woman contacted the Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) with a potential medical malpractice matter. A normally routine intramuscular shoulder injection became a…

Fired While Pregnant – Yes, It Still Happens

A young woman is pregnant. She reports to her employer that per her doctor’s orders she can no longer lift weights of greater than 20 pounds. The following day her employment is terminated and she does…

LRIS Panel Attorneys Give Their Time to Educate the Public

Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) Labor Relations panel attorney Jeremy Pasternak, Law Offices of Jeremy D. Pasternak, recently provided an overview of Wage and Hour law to the San Francisco Legal Professionals Association. LRIS Intellectual…

Lawyer Referral and Information Service Expands to Marin County

BASF recently announced the expansion of its Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) into Marin County. Residents and businesses can benefit from quality referrals to experienced, local attorneys in Marin through this award winning, State Bar of…