2013 News Releases

Subject Date
STATE BAR PRESIDENT ISSUES STATEMENT ON SUPREME COURT'S RULING IN SANDER Dec. 19, 2013
STATE BAR'S LOS ANGELES OFFICE IS MOVING Dec. 17, 2013
CALIFORNIA BAR EXECUTIVE RECEIVES NATIONAL RECOGNITION Dec. 16, 2013
BAR HIRES NATIONALLY RECOGNIZED COMMUNICATIONS PROFESSIONAL Dec. 11, 2013
COMPETENCY SKILLS TASK FORCE TO BEGIN IMPLEMENTATION PHASE Dec. 6, 2013
STATE BAR ANNOUNCES RESULTS FOR JULY 2013 CALIFORNIA BAR EXAMINATION Nov. 22, 2013
ROSEVILLE ATTORNEY’S LAW LICENSE IN JEOPARDY FOR FORECLOSURE ASSISTANCE SCAM Nov. 18, 2013
STATE BAR SETS DATES FOR ANNUAL PUBLIC HEARINGS Nov. 8, 2013
BAY AREA ATTORNEYS MAY FORFEIT LAW LICENSES FOR ROLE IN LOAN MODIFICATION SCHEME Nov. 4, 2013
SAN DIEGO ATTORNEY AGREES TO BE DISBARRED FOR PARTICIPATING IN CREDIT REPAIR SCAM Oct. 21, 2013
NEW PRESIDENT, BOARD MEMBERS SWORN IN AT STATE BAR ANNUAL MEETING Oct. 12, 2013
CALIFORNIA LAWYERS, JUDGES, ORGANIZATIONS TO BE HONORED FOR LEGAL SERVICE AND EXCELLENCE Oct. 7, 2013
STATE BAR WARNS CONSUMERS THAT NEW LAW BANS UP-FRONT FEES FOR IMMIGRATION REFORM SERVICES Oct. 5, 2013
STATE BAR COURT RECOMMENDS DISBARMENT FOR BAY AREA ATTORNEY IN MULTIMILLION-DOLLAR MISAPPROPRIATION Sept. 6, 2013
JUDGE RULES IN FAVOR OF LAW SCHOOL REGULATION Aug. 19, 2013
GARDEN GROVE ATTORNEY ACCUSED OF LOAN MODIFICATION SCHEME PROHIBITED FROM PRACTICING LAW Aug. 1, 2013
STATE BAR GENERAL COUNSEL STARR BABCOCK TO RETIRE July 29, 2013
LUIS RODRIGUEZ OF L.A. TO BECOME FIRST LATINO TO LEAD THE STATE BAR OF CALIFORNIA July 19, 2013
SAN FRANCISCO ATTORNEY ELECTED TO STATE BAR BOARD OF TRUSTEES July 11, 2013
ATTORNEY CHARGED WITH UNAUTHORIZED PRACTICE OF LAW, COLLECTING ILLEGAL FEES IN ORANGE COUNTY-BASED LOAN MODIFICATION FRAUD July 9, 2013
TASK FORCE RECOMMENDS PRACTICAL SKILLS TRAINING, PRO BONO FOR NEW LAWYERS June 11, 2013
STATE BAR ANNOUNCES RESULTS FOR FEBRUARY 2013 CALIFORNIA BAR EXAMINATION May 17, 2013
PUBLIC FORUM SCHEDULED TO ADDRESS ISSUES FACING SENIOR LAWYERS May 16, 2013
STATE BAR RELEASES ANNUAL DISCIPLINE REPORT April 30, 2013
PUBLIC FORUM SCHEDULED ON POTENTIAL TWO-DAY BAR EXAM, CHANGES TO LAW SCHOOL RULES April 29, 2013
APPLICANTS SOUGHT FOR FOUR LEGAL SERVICES BOARDS April 26, 2013
BOARD OF TRUSTEES APPROVES CHANGES TO OPEN MEETINGS RULES April 25, 2013
BEVERLY HILLS ATTORNEY FACING DISBARMENT FOR POCKETING INTEREST ON ESCROW MONEY April 23, 2013
BOARD OF TRUSTEES 2013 ELECTION FEATURES NORTHERN CALIFORNIA CANDIDATES April 17, 2013
CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION TO BE DISCUSSED AT PUBLIC MEETINGS April 12, 2013
STATE BAR COURT RECOMMENDS DISBARMENT FOR DEL NORTE COUNTY DISTRICT ATTORNEY April 5, 2013
STATE BAR GROUP TO HOLD PUBLIC MEETING ON LIMITED-PRACTICE LICENSING April 4, 2013
YOLO COUNTY JUDICIAL CANDIDATE CHARGED WITH CAMPAIGN MISCONDUCT Feb. 14, 2013
REVIEW DEPARTMENT ORDERS TWO ATTORNEYS DISBARRED DESPITE SIGNIFICANT FACTORS IN THEIR FAVOR Feb. 11, 2013
LOS ANGELES ATTORNEY CHARGED WITH MISREPRESENTATION, MISAPPROPRIATING MONEY FROM FOREIGN NATIONAL CLIENTS Feb. 6, 2013
ESCONDIDO ATTORNEY DISBARRED FOR MISAPPROPRIATING MORE THAN $275,000 Jan. 30, 2013
STATE BAR PROSECUTORS KEPT DISCIPLINE BACKLOG LOW IN 2012 Jan. 7, 2013