Wednesday, July 19, 2023

A Conversation With California Supreme Court Chief Justice Patricia Guerrero

Chief Justice Patricia Guerrero
California Supreme Court
(Photo Source:
Brittany Hosea-Small for USA Today)


Moderator: Luis C├ęspedes
Judicial Appointments Secretary

Please join us to learn first-hand more about California’s new Chief Justice as she is interviewed by the Governor’s Judicial Appointments Secretary, Luis C├ęspedes.

Topics discussed may include the Chief Justice’s:

  • Upbringing and education in California
  • Career path that took her to the California Supreme Court
  • Perceived responsibilities of her groundbreaking accomplishment of being the first Latina Chief Justice
  • Intentions for the legacy she envisions and her goals for achieving that vision



Wednesday, July 19, 2023

  • 5:15 - 6:30 PM - Welcome Reception
  • 6:30 - 7:00 PM - CLE Program

Hyatt Regency San Francisco

5 Embarcadero Center
Grand Ballroom - Drumm Street Level
San Francisco, CA 94111

Directions Venue Website

  • ABTL Member: $40
  • Non-Members - $60
  • Public Sector Attorneys - $30
  • Sitting Judges - Complimentary
  • Law Students - Complimentary

Tickets include open bar, soft drinks and hearty hors d'oeuvres. There will not be a dinner served at this event and tables of 10 will not be available. Refund requests due to cancellations must be received by Thursday, July 13, 2023 at

.5 Hour MCLE Credit

The ABTL certifies that this activity conforms to the standards of approved education activities prescribed by the rules and regulations of the State Bar of California governing minimum continuing legal education.