Standing Committee Meetings

You are invited to attend a regular monthly meeting of one of the BLS’s fifteen Standing Committees (see below). These monthly meetings provide attendees an excellent opportunity to chat with committee members and other lawyers with a similar expertise. Some committees even offer free MCLE credit! 

March 2017

Please see the contact person listed below to RSVP or request more information.  Follow us on Twitter @calbarbuslaw. Use a Standing Committee’s hashtag to search for tweets by that committee in its designated field and to re-tweet. Dates are times are subject to change.

Standing Committee



Date and Time


Lauren Layne

March 14, 2017 at 11 a.m.

Business Law News

Kenneth Minesinger

March 7, 2017 at 12 noon

Business Litigation

Peter Isola

Justene Adamec

No Meeting

Commercial Transactions

Loren Gordon

John Engel

No Meeting

Consumer Financial Services

Andrew Noble

No Meeting


Doug Wade

William Ross

March 3, 2017 at 9:30 a.m.

Financial Institutions

Daniel Wheeler

No Meeting
(March is FIC’s annual Dodd Frank conference)

Franchise Law

Donna Wanser

Leo Bautista

March 9, 2017 at 9:30 a.m.

Health Law

David Johnson

March 8, 2017 at 12 noon

Insolvency Law

Asa S. Hami

Reno F.R. Fernandez III

March 17, 2017 at 10 a.m.

Insurance Law

Virginia Bolman

Robert Cerny

No Meeting

Internet and Privacy Law
(formerly Cyberspace)

Veronica Besmer

Ravi Puri

March 14, 2017 at 12:30 p.m.


Myron Steeves

3/16/17 – in person @ SB HQ 10 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for in person


James F. Fotenos

Peter S. Szurley

March 2, 2017 at 10 a.m.

Partnerships & LLCs

Teri L.K. Shugart

March 14, 2017 at 12 noon