Board directors Dialogue on Transition to a Global Society, Weinacht, Switzerland, 1992. Board visiting United States Air Force Academy, 1978. Board directors Council on Legal Education for Professional Responsibility, 1971—1980, Constitutional Right Foundation, American National Institute for Social Advancement.
Advisory board National Center for State Courts, 1971—1976. Advisory committee to promote equality for woman and men in courts National Judicial Education Program. Board directors Pacific Oaks College, Childrens School & Research Center, 1996—1998.
Advisory board World Law Institute, since 1997, Tahirih Justice Institute, Washington, since 1998. Chairman board Western Justice Center, since 1986. Chair 9th Circuit Standing Committee on Alternative Dispute Resolution, since 1998.
Fellow: Davenport College, American Bar Foundation. Member: American Bar Association (section on judicial administration, chairman committee on education in judicial administration 1973-1989, D'Alemberte/Raven award 2000), Association American Law Schools (chairman committee education in judicial administration), American Judicature Society (board directors, Justice award 1985), Bar California (board directors continuing education bar commission 1967-1974), Order of Coif (national vice president 1974-1976), Phi Beta Kappa.