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RICOH - Presidio Sponsor  

Kathleen O'Connell 


As a recognized leader in the legal facilities management industry, experiencing over 28% growth annually, Ricoh acts as a strategic partner to you and is strong enough to meet your needs today, yet flexible enough to adapt to your firm’s fluctuating business demands. Ricoh is uniquely positioned to meet these needs through its world-class managed services methodology, Ricoh Service ExcellenceSM, which packages our document expertise, innovative technology, best practices and world-class service. Ricoh Legal is committed to bringing you our premier eDiscovery services, along with the most experienced organization of legal document solutions to work for you.


Executive Committee nominations

We are in the process of electing new Executive Committee Members for 2016-2017.  Nominations will be open until 10:00 am on December 7.  The Nominations Committee will review candidates for eligibility.  Candidates will be contacted and asked whether they are willing and able to serve.  A final ballot will be presented to the full board on December 10 via email.  Once the final ballot is complete it will be distributed to the full membership for a vote.  We are looking for your nominations for the following positions:

  • Vice President/President Elect
  • Vice Treasurer/Treasurer Elect (two year term)
  • Secretary (one year term)
  • Director-at-Large (one year term)

As Vice President/President Elect, Ceanne Herndon will step into the President position.

If you would like to nominate a Chapter member for a position(s), please send an email to Kim Coates with your nominations.

Thank you,
The Nominations Committee

Kim Coates, Chair
David Chi
Pam Delnevo
Dee Sannazzaro Gray
Jennifer Murov
Matt Ogden
Ceanne Herndon, non-voting member


The Office of the Future is For Lawyers Too!

December 04, 2015
12:00 PM to 1:00 PM

Arent Fox, LLP
55 2nd Street, 21st Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105

As the practice of law continues to evolve and the price of real estate in the Bay Area continues to rise, even firms that said they would never change, are suddenly considering new workplace strategies. Join us for a discussion on what's changing and why

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Holiday Luncheon

December 17, 2015
11:30 AM to 1:30 PM

Loews Regency Hotel
222 Sansome Street
San Francisco, CA 94104

Please join the ALA Golden Gate Chapter for our Annual Holiday Luncheon

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Small Firm Administrators' Roundtable

February 11, 2016
12:00 PM to 1:15 PM

Munger, Tolles & Olson LLP
560 Mission Street, 27th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105

Please come and join your fellow Small Firm Administrators for an engaging, collaborative discussion on a variety of small firm topics

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More Meetings

 Save the Date! 
Golden Gate Chapter Holiday Lunch
Thursday, Dec 17
More details to follow


ALA GGC Business Partners

SALARY SURVEY - 2015 Results available -         ORDER Now

Since 1989, the Golden Gate chapter has annually produced a local salary and benefits survey which may be purchased with or without participation.  Click for more info or for the ORDER FORM.

The 2015 Golden Gate Chapter Salary and Benefits Survey for the San Francisco Bay Area is now available. Click here to order a copy of the survey by credit card. Or click here for the ORDER FORM for payment by check.


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