Continuing Education of the Bar (CEB) Governing Committee

Appointment Information

This is a joint committee of The State Bar of California and the University of California that:

  • reviews and approves CEB's annual publishing and educational program, strategic objectives, annual budget, and recommendations from the Executive Director on the overall operation of CEB;
  • consists of nine voting members: four members appointed by the State Bar and five members appointed by the University of California.

The chair is appointed by the university, and the vice chair must be a lawyer in active practice in California appointed by the State Bar's Board of Trustees.

The other State Bar members include the Executive Director of the State Bar, or the executive director's designee who must be a lawyer, and two members who are lawyers actively practicing law in California, at least one of whom represents the interests of the sections of the State Bar.

Appointments are for renewable terms of two years.  An incumbent seeking to renew his or her term must file the 2016-17 State Bar Appointment Application by the deadline.

  • Expected 2017-18 vacancies:  2 (applicant must be lawyers actively practicing in California)
  • Meetings per year: 4 (held at the CEB offices in Oakland)
  • Staff contact:  Frances Donovan, Acting Exec. Director, CEB Office, 2100 Franklin Street, Suite 500, Oakland, CA 94612 510-302-2000

Deadline for 2017 applications: January 27, 2017

2017-18 term begins: Conclusion of 2017 State Bar Annual Meeting (August 27, 2017)