In our previous post, we shared some of the ways in which attorneys and other staff for Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger give back by aiding the less fortunate. We focused on our support for worthwhile organizations like Walk San Francisco and the San Francisco Firefighters.
The first federal lawsuit involving DePuy Orthopaedics's defective ASR hip implants has been delayed for the second time.
Four partners at the San Francisco law firm Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger were recently named among the top attorneys in Northern California by Super Lawyers Magazine.
San Francisco attorney Doris Cheng of the law firm Walkup, Melodia, Kelly & Schoenberger has been selected as a fellow of the Litigation Counsel of America. Ms. Cheng has received numerous awards and recognition for her exceptional legal work, including ranking as one of the top Minority 40 under 40 by the National Law Journal and as one of the top 50 female lawyers in Northern California.
San Francisco Trial Lawyer Michael A. Kelly was recently elected by the International Society of Barristers as their 2012-2013 President. The International Society of Barristers is one of the three most selective legal honor societies for litigators and has a membership that consists of some of the most elite trial attorneys in the world. Kelly has belonged to the organization since 1999, and previously served as its Northern California membership chair.
Students from San Francisco's Lowell High School recently won the regional Constitutional Rights Foundation Mock Trial Competition and placed sixth in the statewide mock trial competition.