Litigation and Appellate Summit, May 4-5, 2023, in San Francisco

May 4-5, 2023 | San Francisco

Earn up to 13.25 Hours CLE Credit including Implicit Bias and Legal Ethics

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The 2023 Litigation and Appellate Summit features a variety of programs designed to provide educational opportunities, resources, and insights. With the Summit making a return to in-person, attendees can experience every session alongside peers and top-notch speakers and panelists. 

Join us for sessions on CA litigation update, ESI ethics, attorney competence and wellness, diversity and inclusion in the legal profession, and more. Speaker details and program descriptions coming soon. Lock in your early bird registration today!

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What You Can Expect

This two-day action packed conference features:

  • Dean Erwin Chemerinsky Presents: Another Momentous Term in the Supreme Court: October Term 2022
  • Master Trial Attorneys Perform Live Voir Dire Demonstration
  • Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame John Sweeney Discusses The Art of Storytelling
  • Judicial Roundtable Luncheon with Key Judicial Officers
  • Master Attorneys and Judges Discuss the Power and Pitfalls of MSJs
  • Legal Update Panel of Important Rule, Legislative, and Case Law Changes
  • and more!

Frequently Asked Questions

Why can’t I log in to register?

Please note that registration is hosted on a third-party platform. Your login credentials will be different than our website, and you may have to sign up for an account if you don’t have an existing account.

What payment options are available?

All payments must be made by credit card or debit card through our online registration form. We accept Visa and MasterCard.

If you need a different payment option, please reach out to

Where can I find my receipt?

The receipt will be emailed to you.

How do I select programs?

As you go through the checkout process, you’ll be prompted to select your programs.

How do I cancel my registration?

Cancellations and requests for refunds must be received in writing no later than April 27, 2023. A $50 processing fee will be charged for requests received after April 27, 2023.

Requests should be emailed to

How can I update the sessions I selected?

Please log back into your account to update your sessions.

How many CLE credits can I earn?

Earn up to 13.25 Hours CLE Credit including Implicit Bias and Legal Ethics

Where should we stay for the conference?

We have a room block at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco for your convenience. All conference activities will be at the same venue, and you can book now at a discounted rate.


Platinum Sponsors

  • Polsinelli PC
  • Parker Shaffie LLP
  • Horvitz & Levy

Gold Sponsors

  • ADR Services, Inc.
  • Arrowhead
  • Complex Appellate Litigation Group (formerly California Appellate Law Group)
  • Gordon Rees Scully Mansukhani, LLP
  • Signature Resolution
  • Simpluris
  • Veritext Legal Solutions
  • Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger

Thursday Lunch Sponsor

  • Daily Journal

Thursday Reception Sponsor

  • Hanson Bridgett

Friday Lunch Sponsor

  • ILYM Group

Non-Monetary Sponsor

  • Bar Association of San Francisco (BASF)
  • Alameda County Bar Association (ACBA)

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