Women's Impact Network - No Glass Ceiling 2.0 Conference

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

Women’s Impact Network (WIN) - No Glass Ceiling 2.0 Fourth Annual Conference

Building Together: Re-Inventing Our Space

Date   Thursday, November 18, 2021 
Virtual Doors Open  2:30 - 3:00 p.m.
Programming  3:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Networking Hours  5:00 - 6:00 p.m.
 1 Hour in Recognition and Elimination of Bias

PANEL 1A: Board Balance 2.0: Balancing Board Membership
TIME: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. |No MCLE provided.
A discussion on the importance of diverse perspectives and what they bring to membership on corporate boards, and taking the journey towards board membership. 

Loni Mahanta, Zillow

PANEL 1B: Resilience: Unique Challenges Women Lawyers Face in 2021. Building skills, resilience and networks to meet those challenges
TIME: 3:00 - 4:00 p.m. | No MCLE provided.

A discussion on strategies of resilience and relying on one other during the pandemic.

Lisa Barnett Sween, Jackson Lewis
Jose Lopez, Zeplin

Opening the Door -  How Women Lawyers are Uniquely Positioned to Further Racial Justice
TIME: 4:00 - 5:00 p.m. MCLE: 1 Hour in Recognition and Elimination of Bias

This panel will discuss the hurdles, hassles, and heartaches of achieving long-term legal careers for women of color.  Join us as we discuss how and why little has changed for women of color in the legal industry, and evaluate various recommendations for lasting change.

•  How to adapt best practices for reducing biases in decision making processes
•  Improving access to mentors and sponsors for women of color and intersectional individuals
•  Looking beyond recruitment towards retention of diverse lawyers
•  Incorporating an intersectional approach when addressing diversity
•  Creating a more inclusive culture in law firms, generally

Chambord Benton Hayes, Benton Employment Group
Peggy Otum, Wilmer Hale
Mary McNamara, Swanson McNamara
Erica Costa, Berkeley William LLP

Lindsey S. Mignano, Smith Shapourian Mignano 

Planning Committee

Co-Chair, Deborah Daniloff, Bill.com
Co-Chair, Anjali Kulkarni, Facebook

Lindsey Mignano, Smith Shapourian Mignano
Janelle Sahouria, Jackson Lewis

(as of 11/2/21)


Berman Tabacco

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Event Code: G211614

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 FREE  BASF Members
 $100  for Non-Members

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Program recordings are not guaranteed, nor immediately accessible to registrants. Approved recordings of live programs are converted to On-Demand CLE Courses and available for separate purchase through a third-party library 7-10 business days after the live recording. Thank you for your support.

Substitution, Cancellation, and Refund Requests

For CLE events of 1.5 hours or less, Lunch & Learn programs, Happy Hours, Receptions, and Mixers, a refund is available if you submit your cancellation request at least 48 hours prior to the event. A $10 handling fee will deducted from your refund. Please complete the Event Cancellation Form.

For CLE events longer than 1.5 hours, and for special events such as conferences, symposiums, professional development training programs, a 50% refund is available if you cancel at least 10 business days prior to the event. Please complete the Event Cancellation Form.

If you are unable to attend, you may send a substitute. Please complete the Event Cancellation Form.

MCLE Notice

To receive MCLE credit, you must sign in during the designated MCLE registration period. This activity is approved for Minimum Continuing Legal Education credit by the State Bar of California. BASF is a certified provider: Provider #103


People with disabilities and/or special requests should contact BASF regarding reasonable accommodations.


11/18/2021 2:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Online only CA

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