A Conversation with Women Attorneys

The Diversity and Inclusion Committee of the Barristers ClubBlack Women Lawyers Association of Northern California, and The Queen's Bench present

A Conversation with Women Attorneys

Advice to My Younger Self

Date Tuesday, October 12, 2021
Program 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
MCLE No MCLE provided.


Chambord Benton-Hayes
Founder, Benton Employment Law Group
JoAnna Brooks
Shareholder, Littler Mendelson
Sarah Egdal
General Counsel, MIXT 
Lamis Hossain
Legal Director of Product, Uber Health 

Honorable Teri L. Jackson
Presiding Justice,
California Court of Appeal, First District
Venus D. Johnson
Chief Deputy Attorney General,
California Department of Justice 


 Davina Pujari
Partner, Hanson Bridgett

Please join us for a roundtable discussion between women attorneys as they provide advice and anecdotes about things they wish they knew in their first ten years of practice.


  • Obstacles and successes in career
  • Learning and practicing self-advocacy
  • Creating and achieving professional goals
  • Career development
  • Managing burnout and toxic work environments
  • How to build and sustain professional relationships
  • Confronting imposter syndrome
  • Balancing childcare, caregiver responsibilities or other family needs
  • And much more!

Committee Co-Chairs

Sydney Allen, Long & Levit & Cristina Piechocki, Littler Mendelson

Event Code: B210206

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10/12/2021 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
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