1 2 3 4 UNITED STATES DISTRICT COURT 5 NORTHERN DISTRICT OF CALIFORNIA 6 7 ROBERT E. RENZEL TRUST, et al., Case No.15-cv-01648-HSG Plaintiffs, 8 ORDER GRANTING MOTION TO v. CONTINUE HEARING ON MOTION 9 TO WITHDRAW AS COUNSEL 10 ALFREDO TORRES, et al., Re: Dkt. No. 169 Defendants. 11 12 Hyang Bae Whang, Seon Geun Whang, and Kyu Chuk Whang ("Whang Clients") are Northern District of California United States District Court 13 represented in this action by Kathleen N. Strickland ("Attorney Strickland"), Stephan Choo 14 ("Attorney Choo"), Devin C. Courteau ("Attorney Courteau"), and the law firm Ropers, Majeski, 15 Kohn, & Bentley, PC ("Ropers Firm"). Dkt. Nos. 34, 164. On April 21, 2017, Attorney 16 Strickland, Attorney Choo, and the Ropers Firm filed a motion to withdraw as counsel. Dkt. No. 17 164. On June 14, 2017, the Whang Clients, Attorney Strickland, and Attorney Woo filed a motion 18 to continue the hearing on the motion to withdraw. Dkt. No. 169. 19 The Court hereby GRANTS the motion to continue the hearing.1 Seon Geun Whang and 20 Attorney Choo shall appear in person at the hearing on June 22, 2017, at 2:00 p.m.2 The other 21 Whang Clients and Attorney Strickland do not need to appear at the hearing. 22 IT IS SO ORDERED. 23 Dated: 6/14/2017 24 25 HAYWOOD S. GILLIAM, JR. 26 United States District Judge 27 1 28 Attorney Strickland's request to excuse appearance, Dkt. No. 170, is denied as moot. 2 Seon Geun Whang's alternative request to appear by phone is denied.