Category Archives: News from the Bar

BASF Welcomes LAWCLERK as Member Benefits Partner

The Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF)  welcomes its newest member benefits partner – LAWCLERK.  LAWCLERK is a company in the business of providing a legal services marketplace where attorneys can go…

Justice & Diversity Center

Justice & Diversity Center Announces 2019 Board of Directors

November 28, 2018 — San Francisco — The Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) of the Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) recently confirmed its 2019 Board of Directors. Doris Cheng,…

Head Start Holiday Gift Program

Sign Up Now to Spread Cheer in December BASF’s annual Head Start Holiday Gift Program has been providing holiday gifts to underserved Head Start students for almost 30 years.  This year the…

BASF Supports the Statement of Chief Justice John Roberts Affirming the Importance of an Independent Judiciary

The Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) supports Chief Justice John Roberts’ statement that the “independent judiciary is something we should all be thankful for.”  The Chief Justice is right. …

Cyber Monday Online CLE Bundle Sale

Save 50% on the credits you need Does your last name start with a letter between A and G? Take advantage of our 50% off Cyber Monday sale on Online…

Five Members to Be Honored at Bar’s Annual Membership Luncheon on December 18

November 18, 2018 – San Francisco – Five members of the Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF) will be honored with awards for their dedication to the organization in 2018….

Barristers Club Announces 2019 Board of Directors

Jack Hannan, BASF Deputy Director The Barristers Club, the Bar Association of San Francisco’s (BASF) new attorney division, recently announced the officers for its 2019 Board of Directors. In addition,…

California Attorney General Xavier Becerra Shares His Battles Against Trump with San Francisco Attorneys

Katie Burke, Burke Family Law Newly elected California Attorney General (AG) Xavier Becerra, a Democrat, recently spoke with San Francisco attorneys about his legal battles against the Trump administration. At…

Meet the Judges: Collaborative Outreach Sparks Dialogue

Jack Hannan, BASF Deputy Director On October 21, 2018, fifteen members of the San Francisco Superior Court met members of the local community at Corpus Christi Catholic Church in the…

Minority Scholarship Reception Honors Donors and Recipients

Samantha Akwei, Diversity Pipeline Programs Director On Tuesday, October 9 Bay Area Minority Law Student Scholarship donors, recipients, board members of the Justice & Diversity Center (JDC) and the Bar Association…