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Mission Statement: San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association (SFTLA) promotes civil justice through education and trial advocacy. For over fifty years, SFTLA has served the needs of the plaintiff's bar. Continuing the traditions started by a small group of legal warriors, SFTLA is committed to providing quality continuing legal education, preserving access to justice for everyone, and creating social and networking opportunities.
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SFTLA MEMBER OF THE MONTH
SFTLA is Proud to Present our Member of the Month
P. Bobby Shukla
P. Bobby Shukla is a trial lawyer who represents employees in civil rights litigation at the Law Offices of Stephen M. Murphy. The cases she handles include discrimination, harassment, retaliation, whistle-blowing and wrongful termination. She is one of the newest members of the San Francisco Trial Lawyers Association’s Board of Directors and serves on the Women’s Caucus, as well as the committee devoted to publishing the Trial Lawyer Magazine.
Ms. Shukla is also an active member of the National Lawyers Guild. She's a past Vice President of the Bay Area Chapter and currently sits on the Board of Directors of the National Lawyers Guild Foundation, a nonprofit corporation that, among other things, provides grants to legal projects engaged in the defense of political and civil rights.
Ms. Shukla has been named a Rising Star or a Super Lawyer by Super Lawyers every year since 2009 and named one of the Top Women Attorneys in Northern California since 2012. She is also a past recipient of the Wiley W. Manuel Award for Pro Bono Legal Services and currently volunteers at the Legal Aid Society’s Employment Law Center in San Francisco.
Ms. Shukla graduated from the University of California, Hastings College of the Law where she was a Public Interest Law Scholar and a founding member of the Hastings Race and Poverty Law Journal.
Trial Watch Learn who's in trial this month.
Law student resources internships, Fellowships, law student chapters and more....
August 29, 2017
Liens (PM CLASS)
September 12, 2017
Trial Bootcamp Series: Dynamic Closing Arguments
September 19, 2017
Kaiser (Half Day)
September 26, 2017
October 24, 2017
November 7, 2017
November 14, 2017
Insurance series: Homeowners, property, auto.
November 21, 2017
November 28, 2017
Creative Ways to Settle Your Case
December 5, 2017
September 7, 2017
Women Referring Women
September 14, 2017
Board of Directors Dinner
September 28, 2017
NLD Happy Hour Takeover
October 5, 2017
Judges Dinner Dance
October 13, 2017
October 20-22, 2017
NLD Karaoke Night
October 26, 2017
Diversity Committee Mixer
November 2, 2017
November 4, 2017
Women's Caucus Wine Tasting
November 30, 2017
Holiday Cocktail Party
December 7, 2017
NLD Happy Hour Takeover
December 12, 2017
Women's Caucus Service Day
December 14, 2017
The Application for the 2017 Summer Fellowship is CLOSED
U.S. Chamber - Legal Reform Summit
a policy parade on how to eliminate Americans' rights. To push back on this effort, AAJ Research has created a new online slideshow detailing the top 10 ways the U.S. Chamber hurts Americans. Click here to view the slideshow.
Open Courts Coalition Presentation
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Effect of Patient Safety Program on MedMal Occurance
The heart of Medical Malpracitce suits is Medical Malpractice
American Journal of Obstetrics & Gynecology FEBRUARY 2011
The Expert Witness Arsenal Packet on Dr. Charles DiRaimando is complete! Click here to purchase!
New Pictures Posted! Check out our updated Photo Album!
Michael Kelly wins Trial Lawyer of the Year 2010
April 22, 2010