National Bar Boss Sees Rush for Whetstone’s Gig

Leaders at the Bar Association of San Francisco aren’t the only ones anticipating a lot of applications for the executive director’s spot opened by Martha Whetstone’s recent resignation.

The president of the National Association of Bar Executives is likewise predicting that BASF will elicit strong interest in the job market. “I think the San Francisco bar association is one that’s known around the country,” and people have a good impression of it, Thomas Edmonds said today.

If the searchers at BASF are soliciting any ideas, by the way, he notes that his group represents about 600 members drawn from executive bar staffs around the country. A quick call to them might be an easy way to get some names of well-thought-of folk at other bar groups — who may be interested in being poached, or at least in making recommendations.

Pam Smith

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One Response to “National Bar Boss Sees Rush for Whetstone’s Gig”

  1. Who Should Be on BASF’s Short List? « Legal Pad Says:

    […] As Pam Smith’s item below points out, there should be no shortage of qualified candidates for executive director of the Bar Association of San Francisco. Let’s indulge some speculation about who should be on the short list. Here’s one suggestion: Maya Harris. […]

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