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The Bar Association of San Francisco, along with the ABA Commission on Women in the Profession True Grit Project, and BASF's No Glass Ceiling Initiative present
True Grit and Growth Mindset: Secrets of Success for Women

June 5, 2014: 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
MCLE Credits - 1 H, of Elimination of Bias in the legal profession.
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More and more women are becoming lawyers, but there are still limits on advancement and staying power for women in the legal field. What are the secrets of success for women lawyers? Research proves that it takes two things: grit and a growth mindset for women lawyers to succeed and have the same staying power as their male counterparts.

Join Katie Larkin-Wong and Milana Hogan on June 5 to learn:
• how to apply the grit approach to your law career
• the skills necessary to achieve equal advancement for women in the legal profession

This program will feature a 15 minute presentation followed by real life scenarios that will be discussed in breakout groups.

The breakout groups will be led by a diverse group of female attorneys and law students. They include:

Anna C. Gehriger
Phillips Spallas & Angstadt, LLP

Erin MacLeod
WindRiver Systems, Inc.

Leah Recht
Kirkland & Ellis LLP

Joanna Rosen
Latham & Watkins LLP

Emily Sullivan
Gap, Inc.

Blair Walsh
Abramson Smith Waldsmith, LLP

Heather H. Wong
Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP


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


MCLE Registration: 11:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Lunch/Program: 12:00 - 1:30 p.m.


BASF Student Member$10.00
BASF Member$35.00

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

Event Code: B141499

Questions about our seminars and the registration process?

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