Category Archives: Members in the News

Douglas Young Named President-Elect of the American College of Trial Lawyers

BASF Leader Circle firm partner Douglas Young, Farella Braun + Martel, was elected President-Elect of the prestigious American College of Trial Lawyers at its Annual Meeting in New Orleans. He most recently served as its Treasurer….

BASF Members Recognized as Cannabis Law Trailblazers by the National Law Journal

The following BASF members were included in the National Law Journal’s 2018 list of Cannabis Law Trailblazers: Amanda Conley, Brand & Branch; BASF Cannabis Law Section co-chair Ryan Lowther, Farella Braun + Martel; Shabnam Malek, Brand & Branch; BASF…

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Daily Journal Announces Top 100 Lawyers in California

The following BASF members were recognized as Top 100 Lawyers in California by the Daily Journal: Mary Alexander, Mary Alexander & Associates; Michael Bien, Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld; Elizabeth Cabraser, Lieff Cabraser, Heimann & Bernstein; Cedric Chao, DLA…

BASF Members Recognized as Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Fintech Trailblazers by the National Law Journal

The following BASF members were included in the National Law Journal’s 2018 list of Cryptocurrency, Blockchain, Fintech Trailblazers: Mitzi Chang, Goodwin; David Reidy, McGuireWoods; and Eric Sibbitt, O’Melveny & Myers.

Farella Braun + Martel Named a California Powerhouse by Law360

BASF Leader Circle firm Farella Braun + Martel was named a 2018 California Powerhouse by Law360. This is the third time Farella has been featured among Law360’s California Powerhouses in the past…

Amee Mikacich Inducted as President of California Women Lawyers

BASF Leader Circle firm partner Amee Mikacich, Hinshaw & Culbertson, has been appointed President of California Women Lawyers (CWL). Mikacich was inducted in a ceremony at the CWL’s 44th Annual Dinner in San Diego,…

ABA Young Lawyers Division Recognizes BASF Members

The ABA Young Lawyers Division recently highlighted some of the best and brightest of its members with On the Rise-Top 40 Young Lawyers awards. Published in the September issue of…

Damali A. Taylor Appointed to San Francisco Police Commission

The San Francisco Board of Supervisors approved the appointment of BASF member Damali A. Taylor, O’Melveny & Myers, to the city’s Police Commission. The mission of the Police Commission is to…

Daily Journal Recognizes Top Plaintiff Lawyers

The following BASF members were recognized by the Daily Journal in its list of 2018 Top Plaintiff Lawyers: Mary Alexander, Mary Alexander & Associates; Elizabeth Cabraser, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein; Joseph Saveri and Steven Williams, both of Joseph Saveri…

BASF Member and DLA Partner Dean Fealk Hosted Indian Minister of Justice Ravi Shanker Prasad

On August 27, BASF Member and DLA Piper partner Dean Fealk hosted the Indian Minister of Justice, Ravi Shanker Prasad, for a business leader’s roundtable on India’s digital revolution, digital inclusion and opportunities…