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News Posted on January 23, 2014

Kelli Evans '94 to Lead State Bar of California Legal Services

Kelli Evans '94 has been hired to direct the State Bar of California's legal services programs.  As Senior Director of Administration of Justice, Evans will lead State Bar programs designed to ensure that all Californians have access to the legal system and to cost-effective legal services. 

Evans comes to the State Bar from the American Civil Liberties Union of Northern California, where she was associate director of the largest affiliate of the ACLU in the country. Her career as a civil rights attorney includes serving as a federal court-appointed monitor of the Oakland Police Department, as a senior trial attorney in the Civil Rights Division of the U.S. Department of Justice, and as an attorney in private practice.