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The Barristers Club presents
Barristers Annual Meeting

November 16, 2018: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
MCLE Credits - 3.5 H
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The Barristers Club will hold its Eighth Annual Meeting on Friday, November 16. This full-day event gives attorneys and law students the opportunity to further their professional development while obtaining CLE credit and networking with their peers.

8:30 - 9:00 a.m. - Registration & Continental Breakfast

9:00 - 10:00 a.m. - Keynote Speaker
James J. Brosnahan - Senior Of Counsel, Morrison & Foerster

10:15 - 11:45 a.m. - First CLE Breakout Sessions
Becoming a Master Negotiator: Insights into Mediations and ADR
        • Shirish Gupta, JAMS and Adjunct Professor, UC Hastings
        • Mollie Burks, Partner, Gordon & Rees
        • Sara Moore, Senior Counsel, Gordon & Rees
• Ethical Pitfalls for Newer Attorney
        • Jonathan Arons, Arons Law
        • Hon. Patrice McElroy, Hearing Judge to the State Bar Court
        • Lara Bazelon, Associate Professor, University of San Francisco School of Law
        • Amber Lee, State Bar Committee on Professional Responsibility and Conduct
• Closing the Deal: Practical Skills All Transactional Attorneys Should Know
        • Professor Reza Dibadj, USF International Business Transactions

12:00 - 1:30 p.m. - Lunch & Judges Panel
• Hon. Charles Breyer, U.S. District Court, Northern District of California
• Hon. Tracie Brown, San Francisco Superior Court
• Justice Therese Stewart, California Court of Appeal, First District
• Justice Goodwin Liu, Supreme Court of California

1:45 - 2:45 p.m. - Afternoon CLE Break Out Sessions
• Litigation Sound Bites
        • Alexandra Seibert, Hassard Bonnington
        • Rebecca Stephens, Farella Braun + Martel
        • Audrey Siegel, Cartwright Law Firm
        • Andy Argyris, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman
        • Adam Kaplan, Munger Tolles & Olson
• Transactional Sound Bites
        • Neda Shapourian, Smith Shapourian Mignano
        • Lindsay Mignano, Smith Shapourian Mignano
        • Jared Hollett, Sandler, Travis & Rosenberg
        • Alyssa Snyder, Farella Braun + Martel
        • Matt Olson, Macdonald Fernandez
• Wellness Workshop
• Drew Amoroso, DueCourse
        • Rudhir Krishtel, Rudhir Krishtel Lawyer Coach
        • Judy Cohen, Warrior One, Mindfulness Training for the Legal Mind

3:00 - 4:00 p.m. - Feature Panel
• Esquire & Beyond: The Places your J.D. Will Take You!
        • Sebastian Kaplan, Gerard Fox Law
        • Victoria Weatherford, San Francisco City Attorney’s Office
        • Ola Adekunle, Patent Counsel, Google
• John Hamasaki, Hamasaki Law

4:00 p.m. - Cocktail and Networking Reception

Thank You to our Conference Sponsors
Farella Braun + Martel
Fenwick & West
First Republic


BASF Conference Center
301 Battery Street
3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111


Registration: 8:30 - 9:00 a.m.
Program: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Reception: 4:00 - 6:00 p.m.


BASF Student Member$50.00
BASF Member$130.00

Note: All prices increase by $10.00 on the day of the program.

Event Code: B187320

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