BASF Past Presidents

2003 President Jeff Bleich and 2019 President Doris Cheng
1997 President Hon. Jeffrey S. Ross
2002 President Angela Bradstreet and 2007 President Nanci Clarence
1995 President Mel Goldman, 1977 President Jim Brosnahan, and 2010 President Arturo González
1975 President e. robert (bob) wallach

Since 1872, we have been providing San Francisco legal professionals with networking and pro bono opportunities to serve our community. We are BASF, thanks to the vision and leadership of our past presidents.


1872-79: Joseph P. Hoge

1880-85: W.W. Cope

1886-89: Samuel M. Wilson

1890-91: Edward R. Taylor

1892-93: W.W. Morrow

1894-95: Edward R. Taylor

1896-97: Robert Y. Hayne

1898-99: William H. Fifield

1900-01: Charles W. Slack

1901-02: Warren Olney, Sr.

1903-04: A.C. Freeman

1905-06: William S. Goodfellow

1906-09: Walter B. Cope

1909-12: Curtis H. Lindley

1913-14: Hon. Charles A. Shurtleff

1914-16: Jesse W. Lilienthal

1917-23: Jeremiah F. Sullivan

1924-25: Beverly L. Hodgehead

1926-27: Warren Olney, Jr.

1927-28: Henry E. Monroe

1929-30: M.E. Harrison

1931-32: Randolph V. Whiting

1933-34: F.M. McAuliffe

1935-36: A.W. Brouillet

1937-38: John H. Riordan

1939-40: Hartley F. Peart

1940-41: Harry S. Young

1941-42: Eugene M. Prince

1942-43: Arthur B. Dunne

1943-44: L.W. Dinkelspiel

1944-45: Farnham P. Griffiths

1945-46: Roy A. Bronson

1946-47: William R. Wallace Jr.

1947-48: Howard J. Finn

1948-49: Hon. Thomas I. Coakley

1949-50: Tadini Bacigalupi

1950-51: George Lieberman

1951-52: Wallace Sheehan

1952-53: Hon. Orla St. Clair

1953-54: Hon. Gerald S. Levin

1954-55: Hon. Eugene H. O’ Donnell

1955-56: Burnham Enersen

1956-57: A. Brooks Berlin

1957-58: Theodore R. Mayer

1958-59: Gardiner Johnson

1959-60: Harold R. McKinnon

1960-61: Paul S. Jordan

1961-62: Wendell T. Fitzgerald

1962-63: John A. Sutro

1963-64: Ben K. Lerer

1964-65: Brent M. Abel

1965-66: Lemuel H. Matthews

1966-67: Lawrence C. Baker

1967-68: Vincent Cullinan

1968-69: Richard C. Dinkelspiel

1969-70: Frederick H. Hawkins

1970: Charles P. Scully

1971: Robert D. Raven

1972: Charles H. Clifford

1973: Michael Traynor

1974: Robert H. Fabian

1975: e. robert (bob) wallach

1976: Robert G. Sproul

1977: James J. Brosnahan

1978: Frank E. Farella

1979: Thomas F. Smegal, Jr.

1980: David M. Heilbron

1981: Joanne M. Garvey

1982: Stanley J. Friedman

1983: Hart H. Spiegel

1984: Judith G. McKelvey

1985: Jerome B. Falk, Jr.

1986: David M. Balabanian

1987: Dirks B. Foster

1988: Edward E. Kallgren

1989: Peter G. Keane

1990: Michael G.W. Lee

1991: Steven A. Brick

1992: James M. Seff

1993: Karen D. Kadushin

1994: Raymond C. Marshall

1995: Melvin R. Goldman

1996: Mark I. Schickman

1997: Jeffrey S. Ross

1998: Lindbergh Porter, Jr.

1999: Therese M. Stewart

2000: Fred Alvarez

2001: Douglas Young

2002: Angela Bradstreet

2003: Jeffrey Bleich

2004: Jon B. Streeter

2005: James Finberg

2006: Joan Haratani

2007: Nanci Clarence

2008: James Donato

2009: Russell Roeca

2010: Arturo J. González

2011: Priya Sanger

2012: Kelly Dermody

2013: Christopher Kearney

2014: Stephanie Skaff

2015: Timothy Moppin

2016: Michael Tubach

2017: Merri Baldwin

2018: Malcolm A. Heinicke

2019: Doris Cheng