Criminal Justice Section

The Criminal Justice Section hosts educational seminars and provides a support network for practitioners.



Jonathan Schmidt

San Francisco District Attorney's Office

Executive Committee

Stephen Sutro

Duane Morris
Immediate Past Co-Chair

Hon. Laurel Beeler

U.S. District Court

Jeff Bornstein

Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld

Ted Cassman

Arguedas, Cassman & Headley

Timothy P. Crudo

Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass

Pam Davis

Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe

Shaneeda Jaffer

Clarence Dyer & Cohen

Jodi Linker

Federal Public Defender's Office

Michael Maffei


Randy Sue Pollack

Law Office of Randy Sue Pollock

Claudia Quiroz

U.S. Attorney's Office

Ed Swanson

Swanson & McNamara

Jeff Tsai

DLA Piper

Hartley West

Kobre & Kim

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