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Klinedinst shareholder Heather Rosing was sworn in as vice president of the State Bar of California Saturday during the organization's annual meeting in San Diego. She will serve for 2014-15 term.

Casey Gerry Schenk Francavilla Blatt & Penfield partner Wendy Behan was sworn in as president of the California Women Lawyers last Thursday at the organization's 40th anniversary annual dinner. She will serve a one-year term as the head of the only statewide bar association for women in California.

The Bernard E. Witkin Awards ceremony will return this year and be held Oct. 9 at the San Diego Law Library.

Procopio Cory Hargreaves & Savitch senior counsel Eric Swenson has been named the 2014 recipient of the prestigious V. Judson Klein Award by the taxation section of the State Bar of California.

Procopio Cory Hargreaves & Savitch recently added three new associates: David Jones, Tracie Stender and Michelle Wells.

The San Diego Legal Secretaries Association will hold its monthly membership meeting Monday, Sept. 22, at The Westgate Hotel. The meeting starts at 6 p.m. preceded by a social hour.

Neil, Dymott, Frank, McFall & Trexler shareholder Clark Hudson will be chairing the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel (ASCDC) San Diego Litigation Conference at the Lodge at Torrey Pines Sept. 19-20. The conference will focus on the status of the courts, civility, defending catastrophic claims, and trial tactics.


The San Diego law firm Procopio, Cory, Hargreaves & Savitch recently added David Jones, Tracie Stender and Michelle Wells as associates.

Craig Holden of Los Angeles was sworn in Saturday as president of the State Bar of California for 2014-15 at the organization's annual meeting in San Diego.


The suspicious death of Marine Col. James E. Sabow occurred in 1991 in the backyard of his home in the now-closed El Toro MCAS Orange County, Calif. In 2003, Congressman Duncan Hunter, chairman of the House Armed Services Committee, became aware of the controversy surrounding Sabow’s death. He wrote into the Defense Authorization Act of 2004 (Section 584) (www.meixatech.com/DefenseAuthAct-2004.pdf), compelling the Department of Defense (DOD) to reinvestigate Col. Sabow’s death.


San Diego attorney Wendy Behan was sworn in as president of the California Women Lawyers Thursday night at the organization's 40th anniversary dinner at the Manchester Grand Hyatt.

Business and professional groups this week will take on topics ranging from action sports to industry associations to health care.

Don't ask Antonin Scalia about the legislative history of a bill. Let's just say he's not a fan.


California Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani Cantil-Sakauye had high praise Thursday for San Diego's new civil appellate self-help workshop series.

San Diego attorney Clark Hudson will be chairing the Association of Southern California Defense Counsel (ASCDC) San Diego Litigation Conference at the Lodge at Torrey Pines Sept. 19-20.


Shortly after her election in 2013, California Assemblywoman Lorena Gonzalez made it her mission to ensure that workers in the state have access to a paid sick leave benefit.


California Western School of Law Professor Nancy S. Kim has been named as the ProFlowers Distinguished Professor of Internet Studies for her work highlighting the risks of online contracts.

Klinedinst recently added Earll Pott as senior counsel and Harold Trimmer as an associate.

Mintz, Levin, Cohn, Ferris, Glovsky and Popeo recently added Christopher Stephens as a partner to its real estate practice. He has experience in all aspects of land use, environmental matters, development and both federal and state regulation.

Wilson Turner Kosmo partner Vickie Turner has been elected chair of the National Bar Association's commercial law section and a member of its board of governors. The National Bar Association is the oldest and largest association of African American lawyers and judges.

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