Gloria Chun Named JDC’s Pro Bono Legal Services Director

The Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) recently announced that JDC Pro Bono Manager/Supervising Attorney Gloria Chun was promoted to its Director/Managing Attorney of Pro Bono Legal Services. She succeeds Mairi…

BASF Bulletin Board: Our Members and Leaders Circle Firms Making Headlines

The Daily Journal Announces Top 100 Lawyers in California Bien Cabraser Fastiff Gascon González Keker Lemley Peters Rhodes Rubin Scrivano Van Nest Wagstaffe Waldman The following BASF Members were included…

Gala Raises $360,000+ for JDC Pro Bono and Diversity Programs

Over 400 members of the legal community were in attendance to celebrate the work of the Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of The Bar Association of San Francisco on September…

BASF Bulletin Board: Our Members and Leaders Circle Firms Making Headlines

October 2017 Daily Journal Announces Top IP Lawyers Anderson Berta Bettinger Chapman Durham Durie Ferrall Hollander Klaus Lemley Mehta Miller Polizzi Rhodes Snyder Van Nest Ward Williams Wu The Daily…

Open the Doors to Opportunity for Diverse Law Students

Aimed at opening doors of opportunity for diverse law students, the 1L Open Doors Job Shadow Program strives to help 1L law students enrolled in San Francisco law schools jumpstart…

Peter Catalanotti and Cometria Cooper Honored at Barristers Club Diversity Reception

Barristers Club members Cometria Cooper, University of San Francisco School of Law, and Peter Catalanotti, Freeman Mathis & Gary, were honored at the 9th Annual Barristers Diversity Award Reception on…

Three Keys to Crafting a Path to Success

Drew Amoroso The theme of this year’s Barristers Annual Meeting, “Crafting a Path to Success,” can be an elusive concept. Many of us struggle mightily to define what success means…

Robert Jacobs, Mediator

BASF Welcomes Robert Jacobs to its Bay Area Mediation Services Panel

Robert B. Jacobs helps parties settle disputes by focusing early on key issues. Parties who mediate with him find he is both fair and persuasive. During the course of his…

Real Estate Attorney Volunteers Transactional Skills For Nonprofits

Through the Justice & Diversity Center’s (JDC) Community Organization Representation Project (CORP), real estate attorney Ian O’Banion has counseled four nonprofit organizations on lease compliance and renewal, rent increases, and…

Now is the time to act

BASF calls on legal community to engage in conversation, action around gun violence and its impact on our communities October 5, 2017 — San Francisco — The Bar Association of San…