Our annual luncheon, one of the foremost gatherings of the Bay Area legal community each year, provides essential support for our free legal services. To celebrate the centennial of our founding in 1916, this year we are holding an evening event in September.
Find details here on our 100th anniversary gala on Sept. 22, 2016.
For 2015, Justice Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar
Mariano-Florentino Cuéllar serves as Associate Justice of the California Supreme Court. Prior to his appointment to the Court, Justice Cuéllar was the Stanley Morrison Professor of Law at Stanford Law School and the Director of Stanford’s Freeman Spogli Institute for International Studies. He has also served as an official in both the Clinton and Obama administrations.
Recipient of the Mathew O. Tobriner Public Service Award
For 2015, Eva Paterson
Eva Paterson is the President and co-founder of the Equal Justice Society, a legal organization dedicated to restoring constitutional safeguards against discrimination, and transforming the nation’s consciousness on race through law, social science and the arts. A passionate and courageous civil rights champion, Ms. Paterson previously served as the Executive Director of the Lawyers’ Committee for Civil Rights and is co-chair of the California Civil Rights Coalition.
James J. Brosnahan, Jr., Morrison & Foerster LLP
Elizabeth J. Cabraser, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP
Edwin M. Lee, Mayor of the City and County of San Francisco
Jack W. Londen, Morrison & Foerster LLP
Raymond C. Marshall, Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton LLP
Dale Minami, Minami Tamaki LLP
The Honorable Cruz Reynoso (Ret.), UC Davis School of Law
Frank H. Wu, UC Hastings College of the Law
Steven G. Zieff, Rudy, Exelrod, Zieff & Lowe, LLP
Anniversary Luncheon Committee
The Honorable James L. Warren (Ret.), JAMS, Chair
Madeline Chun, Hanson Bridgett LLP
Douglas J. Clark, Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Aaron Kaufmann, Leonard Carder, LLP
Louise M. McCabe, Troutman Sanders LLP
James M. Schurz, Morrison & Foerster LLP
Keker & Van Nest LLP
Coblentz Patch Duffy & Bass LLP
Cornerstone Research, Inc.
Cotchett, Pitre & McCarthy, LLP
Covington & Burling LLP
DLA Piper LLP (US)
Kazan McClain Abrams Fernandez Greenwood Satterley & Bosl Foundation
Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
Shartsis Friese LLP
Wells Fargo & Company
Altshuler Berzon LLP
Arnold & Porter LLP
Bryan Schwartz Law
California Teachers Association
Calvo Fisher & Jacob LLP
Cohelan Khoury & Singer
Epiq Systems, Inc.
Farella Braun + Martel LLP
Fenwick & West LLP
Garden City Group, Inc.
Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP
Gilardi & Co., LLC
Gilead Sciences, Inc.
Hanson Bridgett LLP
Hemming Morse, LLP
Jones Clifford, LLP
Jones Day LLP
Kerr & Wagstaffe LLP
Lang, Richert & Patch
Leonard Carder, LLP
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
Minami Tamaki LLP
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Neyhart, Anderson, Flynn & Grosboll
Nixon Peabody LLP
O'Melveny & Myers LLP
Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP
Reed Smith LLP
Rogers Joseph O’Donnell
Ropes & Gray LLP
Rudy, Exelrod, Zieff & Lowe, LLP
Sanford Heisler, LLP
Saveri & Saveri, Inc.
Schneider Wallace Cottrell Konecky Wotkyns LLP
Sidley Austin LLP
Sundeen Salinas & Pyle
Troutman Sanders LLP
Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger
Zelle Hofmann Voelbel & Mason LLP
Boxer & Gerson, LLP
Chavez & Gertler LLP
Durie Tangri LLP
Folger Levin LLP
Friedman & Springwater LLP
Goldstein, Borgen, Dardarian & Ho
Greene Radovsky Maloney Share & Hennigh LLP
The Herbst Foundation, Inc., In Memory of Dick Odgers
K & L Gates
Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc.
Kurtzman Carson Consultants LLC
Levi Strauss & Co.
Lewis, Feinberg, Lee & Jackson, P.C.
Marlin & Saltzman, LLP
Meyers Nave Riback Silver & Wilson
Minnis & Smallets LLP
Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo, P.C.
Nichols Kaster, PLLP
Law Office of Lawrence A. Organ
Outten & Golden LLP
Pacific Gas & Electric Company
Rosen Bien Galvan & Grunfeld LLP
Rukin Hyland Doria & Tindall LLP
Rust Consulting, Inc.
Steyer Lowenthal Boodrookas Alvarez & Smith LLP
StoneTurn Group, LLP
Taylor & Company Law Offices, LLP
US Legal Support
Van Loben Sels/RembeRock
The Arthur and Charlotte Zitrin Foundation
The Honorable Joseph R. Grodin (Ret.)
Beeson, Tayer & Bodine
Buffington & Aaron
Gerard K. Cahill & Kathleen S. King
The Clorox Company
Dickson Geesman LLP
Gubb & Barshay LLP
Annabelle Ison and Dan Mahoney
Keesal, McClain, Satterley, & Greenwood PLC
Lawless & Lawless
Loretta Lynch and Jack Davis
Law Offices of Jeremy Pasternak, A.P.C.
San Francisco Black Fire Fighters Association
Siegel, LeWitter & Malkani
Springer & Roberts LLP
Swanson & McNamara LLP
Lenard G. Weiss
J. Lohr Vineyards & Wine