Kendra Basner Elected Vice Chair of the San Francisco Bar Legal Ethics Committee

January 25, 2016

Kendra L. Basner, a San Francisco-based partner in the Lawyers for the Profession® group at Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP, was elected as the Vice Chair of the San Francisco Bar Legal Ethics Committee. Ms. Basner's term began in January 2016 and her term will last for four years. 

The Legal Ethics Committee participates in all matters pertaining to the evaluation of the standards of professional honor and conduct. The purpose of this committee is to operate an Ethics Hotline, sponsor continuing legal education (CLE) seminars, attend monthly meetings to develop programs and discuss current ethical issues to develop programs and discuss current ethical issues come together to render Legal Ethics Opinions. 

Kendra Basner represents clients in a variety of litigation matters. She focuses her practice on professional liability with an emphasis on the defense of professional malpractice and breach of fiduciary duty claims against lawyers. She also handles general civil litigation and complex insurance coverage disputes.

To find out more information about the San Francisco Bar Legal Ethics Committee, please visit their website. 

Hinshaw & Culbertson LLP is a U.S. based law firm with offices in 11 states and London. The firm's national reputation spans the insurance industry, the professional services sector—including representation of law firms and lawyers—and other highly regulated industries, such as banking and finance and the debt collection sector. Hinshaw also provides a series of closely coordinated litigation, business advisory and transactional services to clients of all sizes as well as governmental and public sector entities.