Category Archives: Lawyer Referral Service

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…

LRIS Panel Attorney Happy to Remove Obstacles in His Clients’ Lives

Emmy Pasternak, Outreach and Case Development Manager, LRIS In 1977 Taghi Astanehe got his law school degree from the National University of Iran. And in the following year, at the…

415-989-1616: More than Just a Phone Number

The legal interviewers of The Bar Association of San Francisco’s (BASF) Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) are a team of professional, compassionate, and skilled individuals. Far more than a “hotline” or a “1-800” number, the…

LRIS: Echoes in the Community

The Bar Association of San Francisco’s Lawyer Referral & Information Service refers individuals and businesses to experienced attorneys and appropriate legal resources. LRIS client, Krys Schempp, shares her experience about…

Interested in Getting Referrals? Join our Lawyer Referral and Information Service

Submit an Application by July 1 Whether you are submitting an application to join this award-winning program for the first time or are a renewing member, now is the time…

Lawyer Referral Service Continues to Educate People About Their Legal Rights

Lawyer Referral and Information Service (LRIS) panel attorney and BASF Board Member Joshua Ridless, Ridless Law Office, recently spoke to the San Francisco Chamber of Commerce Small Business Issues Forum…

Three Tips for Attorneys Contemplating Retirement

Emmy Pasternak, Community Outreach and Case Development Coordinator, LRIS Last month, LRIS’s Emmy Pasternak interviewed BASF Member and LRIS Estate Planning Attorney Deborah Fox on Financial Literacy. This is part…

BASF and JDC Staff Appointed to Two State Bar Task Forces

The Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) and the Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) have staff members serving on two task forces recently formed by The State Bar of California….

Lawyer Referral and Information Service Panel Attorneys Win $2M Settlement for Injured Pedestrian

In the Fall of 2012 an accident involving a City of Oakland utility truck made the evening news. Pedestrians had been struck down on the sidewalk, and wreckage to city…