New Board Chair, Vice-Chair Sworn In; Progress on Discipline Reforms, Provisional Licensing, etc.
State Bar Launches 2019 Digital Annual Report
State Bar Seizes the Garden Grove Practice of Disbarred Attorney Who Victimized Vietnamese Immigrants
Today Associate Justice Joshua P. Groban of the California Supreme Court swore in Sean SeLegue as Chair of the State Bar Board Board of Trustees and Ruben Duran as Vice-Chair at the Board’s first meeting of the 2020-2021 Board year. Also sworn in was attorney Christine Gonong, appointed by the Court to a four-year term as a new Trustee, and attorney Hailyn Chen, reappointed by the Court for a second four-year term. New Trustee Arnie Sowell Jr., executive director of NextGen Policy, who was appointed by the Senate Rules Committee, was also sworn in by Justice Groban.
The State Bar has launched an innovative digital annual report spotlighting the agency’s accomplishments and progress in 2019, a pivotal year that featured measurable progress in meeting its expansive mission of public protection.
A step-by-step guide to how Mandatory Fee Arbitration works and how attorneys and clients can resolve disputes. Click image to enlarge.