Recruitment to the Bench-Bar Liaison Committee

For more than 20 years, the Bench-Bar Liaison Committee has served as a forum in which the Judges and the Bar can work together to improve the quality of practice in our district and the manner in which Court business is conducted.  In recent years, the Committee has worked with the Judges and the Court on projects related to local rules, the implementation of electronic filing, pro bono efforts, legal education for new practitioners, and the Court’s participation in the Northern District Judicial Conference.  The Committee seeks three new members to serve for three-year terms beginning July 1, 2011.  

To apply, please send a letter of interest along with a current resume or curriculum vitae  by email to the incoming Committee Co-Chairs for 2011-12, Hannah Blumenstiel of Winston & Strawn (415-591-1429, hblumenst@winston.com ) and Tom Koegel of Crowell & Moring (415-365-7858, tkoegel@crowell.com).   Please feel free to contact them regarding any questions you may have.  The deadline for applications is June 12, 2011.