The State Bar of California, 180 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Board of Trustees
and
Task Force on Admissions Regulation Reform Phase II - Implementation
Notice and Agenda
Monday, December 16, 2013
10:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
The State Bar of California
180 Howard Street
Board Room, 4th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
(415) 538-2000

Questions regarding any agenda item should be directed to the Committee Coordinator(s), Teri Greenman at (415) 538-2454 or Chair, Jon Streeter at (415) 676-2249. Committee members are requested to notify the Committee Coordinator as early as possible in advance of the meeting if they wish to remove any item/s from the consent agenda.

Committee Members: David Balabanian, Dean Gregory Brandes, Hon. Steven Brick, Richard Burdge, Jr., Renee Chantler, Dean Erwin Chemerinsky, Hon. Karen Clopton, Laura Cohen, Glenda Corcoran, Scot Fishman, Erika Frank, Richard Frankel, Prof. Luz Herrera, Patrick Kelly, Dean Lisa Kloppenberg, Megan Knize, Prof. Shauna Marshall, Mairi McKeever, Marcella McLaughlin, David Pasternak, Ireneo Reus III, Robert Shives, Dean Deanell Tacha, Hernán Vera, Prof. Robert Weisberg, Prof. Charles Weisselberg, Patricia White, Dean Mitchel Winick, Dean Frank Wu.
The rules of the State Bar permit Board members who are not committee members to participate but not vote in the committee meeting. If a majority of Board members is present, the meeting is a meeting of the Board as a whole but no formal action by the full Board will take place.

The order of business is approximate and subject to change.

For meetings of the Board and Board Committees. Committee meetings and items scheduled for a particular day may be moved to an earlier or later day to facilitate business of the Board and Board Committees.
Open Session

I. Chair's Report
Oral Report
Call For Public Comment
II. Consent
None.
III. Action
None.
IV. Discussion/Information
A. Setting the 2014 Schedule for Task Force Hearings
B. Appointment of Working Groups and Chairs

  1. Recommendation A: Pre-Admission Competency Training Requirement (15 units in law school)
  2. Recommendation B: Pre- or Post-Admission: Representation of Clients on a Pro Bono or Modest Means Basis (50 hours)
  3. Recommendation C: Post-Admission: Competency Training MCLE or Mentoring Requirement (10 hours)
C. Suggested Working Group Discussion/Research Topics
V. Reports
None.
Closed Session

* Closed under Bus. & Prof. Code § 6026.5(h) for a joint meeting with another judicial branch agency under Article VI of the California Constitution.

None.