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The Taxation, Labor and Employment Law, Appellate Law and Litigation Sections present
Careers in Law: Everything You Always Wanted to Know

November 1, 2018: 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm,
Light Reception provided by Morrison & Foerster immediately after.
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Are you interested in any of these practice areas?
Find out what practitioners do on a day-to-day basis, how they got to where they are, and their perspectives on hiring.

PANEL I: Careers in LABOR & EMPLOYMENT LAW
Labor and Employment Law is an expanding field encompassing areas such as sexual harassment, employment discrimination, wage and hour, unionization, unfair labor practices, restrictive covenants, privacy, government contractor requirements and work rules.

Panelists
Ted Borromeo, McKesson Corporation
David Lowe, Rudy, Exelrod, Zieff & Lowe, LLP
Richard McPalmer, National Labor Relations Board

PANEL II: Careers in APPELLATE LAW
Appellate law is a complex legal specialty and a difficult one for new lawyers to enter. It encompasses all aspects of litigation and requires exceptional writing and reasoning skills.

Panelists
David de Jesus, Reed Smith LLP
Ben Feuer, California Appellate Law Group
Leah Spero, Spero Law Office
Michael von Loewenfeldt, Kerr & Wagstaffe, LLP

PANEL III: Careers in TAX LAW
Tax law is a broad area that encompasses a number of sub-specialties, such as general corporate tax, executive compensation, tax litigation, international tax planning, exempt organizations, and municipal finance.

Panelists
Ana Mendez Darby, Arch Mortgage Insurance Company, Incoming president of the Tax Executives Institute (TEI)
Suzanne Farley, Venable
Michelle Ferreira, Greenberg Traurig, LLP
Michelle Ng, Baker & McKenzie

PANEL IV: Careers in LITIGATION
A career in litigation offers many benefits. For legal professionals who work in the litigation area, every day is different.

Panelists
Rebecca Bers, Deputy City Attorney, San Francisco City Attorneyâ€ÿs Office
Nikki Vo, Associate General Counsel, IP Litigation, Facebook
Warren Metlitzky, Conrad & Metlitzky
Tiseme G. Zegeye, Lieff Cabraser Heimann & Bernstein, LLP

FREE for Law Students and Barristers Members of BASF - please email events@sfbar.org to RSVP.

Location

Morrison & Foerster
425 Market Street
San Francisco, CA 94105

Schedule

Check-in: 5:00 - 5:30 p.m.
Presentation: 5:30 -7:30 p.m.

Cost

BASF Student MemberComplimentary
StudentComplimentary
BASF Member$25.00
Non-Member$40.00

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

Event Code: G181630

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