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The Bar Association of San Francisco Presents
Women's Impact Network - No Glass Ceiling 2.0 Conference

November 21, 2019: 3:00 pm - 8:00 pm
MCLE Credits - 3 H, of which 1 hour is in Elimination of Bias
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The BASF Women's Conference affords participants an opportunity to hear from and engage with leaders in the legal profession and the business world about ways to make an impact and redefine the culture for people of all genders.

Session I: Own Your Path to a Seat in the Boardroom (get ready)
To increase awareness of the value and need for female representation on boards and to encourage women attorneys to seek board positions by highlighting success stories and descriptions of pathways to readiness. The program will introduce the half day Board Balance program scheduled for April 29, 2020 which will cover the topic in greater depth and offer networking opportunities for women attorneys and corporate board stakeholders.

Elona Baum, Managing Director of DEFTA Partners
Joseph Tabacco, Founder of Berman Tabacco's San Francisco Office
Magan Ray, Shareholder, Greenberg Traurig

Deborah Daniloff, Assistant General Counsel, Bank of America

Session II: Own Your Career Choices (without apologizing)
Panelists from diverse backgrounds will discuss:
- Seizing opportunities and making important career choices
- Taking pride in making choices at work and at home
- Dealing with emotional conflicts arising from making choices at work and at home
- Balancing work and home responsibilities
- Setting boundaries and sticking to them

Professor Lara Bazelon, University of San Francisco School of Law
Elena Condes, Law Offices of Elena Condes
Kristin Sverchek, General Counsel, Lyft

Charlene S. Shimada, Partner, Morgan Lewis & Bockius LLP

Session III: Own the Moment (a conversation between genders)
A frank, provocative, and constructive educational presentation with male managing partners and law practice leaders on strategies for male leaders and allies to help advance gender equity and cultivate positive cultures for all genders.

Nathan Sabri, Morrison & Foerster LLP
Brian Rocca, Morgan Lewis Bockius
David Lucero, Veritas
Steven Taylor, Keker, Van Nest & Peters
Vidhya Prabhakaran, Davis Wright Tremaine LLP

Kelly Dermody, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP

Thank you to our Sponsors
Farella Braun + Martel
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
Shartsis Friese LLP

AHERN Insurance Brokerage
AT&T Legal
Greenberg Traurig
Littler Mendelson P.C.

Woodsum Law Offices

Sponsorship details can be requested, simply email
In-House Attorneys - email to register at a discounted price.


BASF Conference Center
301 Battery Street
3rd Floor
San Francisco, CA 94111


Program: 3:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Reception: 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.


BASF Student MemberComplimentary
BASF Member$90.00

Note: All prices increase by $10.00 on the day of the program.

Event Code: G191633

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