M.C. Sungaila, Shareholder and Chair of the Appellate Practice Group at Buchalter, was appointed by Chief Judge Thomas of the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals to a three-year term on the court’s Advisory Committee on Rules and Internal Operating Procedures. The Court previously selected Ms. Sungaila to serve as an Appellate Lawyer Representative to the Ninth Circuit, the court on which she clerked.

Ms. Sungaila will also continue to serve on the California Appellate Rules Advisory Committee, by appointment of the Chief Justice of California.