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! 

February 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

February 4, 2017 at 11 a.m.

Business Law News

Kenneth Minesinger

February 7, 2017 at 12 noon

Business Litigation

Peter Isola

Justene Adamec

February 1, 2017 at 10 a.m.

Commercial Transactions

Loren Gordon

John Engel


Consumer Financial Services

Andrew Noble

February 16, 2017 at 11:45 a.m.


Doug Wade

William Ross

No Meeting

Financial Institutions

Daniel Wheeler

February 14, 2017 at 8:30 a.m.
(Federal Reserve Bank Panel in Lieu of Meeting)

Franchise Law

Donna Wanser

Leo Bautista

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

Health Law

David Johnson

February 8, 2017 at 12 noon

Insolvency Law

Asa S. Hami

Reno F.R. Fernandez III

February 17, 2017 at 10 a.m.

Insurance Law

Virginia Bolman

Robert Cerny

February 24, 2017

Internet and Privacy Law
(formerly Cyberspace)

Veronica Besmer

Ravi Puri

February 13, 2017 at 12:30 p.m.


Myron Steeves

February 16, 2017 at 10 a.m.


James F. Fotenos

Peter S. Szurley

No meeting

Partnerships & LLCs

Teri L.K. Shugart

The PLLC Committee has postponed the program the committee had originally scheduled for February 3, 2017.  A new date will be announced soon.