Leadership Lunch Series | Spring 2018

 
The Berkeley Center for Law and Business (BCLB) has partnered with Bloomberg Law for an exciting schedule of upcoming campus lunch talks as part of our Leadership Lunch Series! Don’t miss the opportunity to hear from general counsel, industry leaders, and faculty members on cutting-edge issues in the business world.
 
Thanks to the sponsors of BCLB who have helped us build the world’s most innovative, and socially conscious, business law program! 

12:45 – 1:45 PM | Boalt Hall Room 132
 
WED, JAN 10

Acquiring a Venture Backed Company 

Kyle  Krpata & Nick Doloresco 

Weil Gotshal & Manges

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WED, JAN 17

Leadership in Law

Richard C. Hsu

Major, Linsdey & Africa

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MON, JAN 22

What I Wish I had Known in Law School about being a Transactional Lawyer 

David van Horne Emma Mann-Meginniss (JD ’12)

Goodwin Procter

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WED, JAN 24

Perspectives on the European Financial System

Laura Segni

Banca IMI, Milan

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MON, JAN 29

Hot Topics in Initial Public Offerings

Kevin Kennedy (JD ’91)

Simpson Thacher & Bartlett

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WED, JAN 31

Behind the Scenes of Appdynamics


Jordan Coleman
& John Olson

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

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MON, FEB 5

The Startup Counsel

Irene Liu (JD ’06)

Checkr Inc.

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WED, FEB 7

Careers in the Public Sector

Amad Judeh (JD ’11)

U.S. Department of the Treasury

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MON, FEB 12

The Hunstman Merger

Bill SorabellaShawn O’Hargan

Kirkland & Ellis

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WED, FEB 14

The Corporate Judge

Vice Chancellor Tamika R. Montgomery-Reeves

Court of Chancery of the State of Delaware

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WED, FEB 21

A Multidisciplinary Approach to Art Law: from Italy to the US

Lamberto Schiona & Margherita Farina (LLM ’16)

Jones Day, Milan

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THURS, FEB 22

6-7pm, Warren Room

You Don’t Own Me: How Mattel v. MGA Entertainment Exposed Barbie’s Dark Side

Orly Lobel

University of San Diego

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MON, FEB 26

So You Want To Launch a Startup?

Daniel Paramés

Cooley

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WED, FEB 28

So You Want To Be a Corporate Counsel?

Sara Giardina (JD ’11) & Christopher Reilly

Lyft

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MON, MAR 5

Antitrust and Asian Merger Controls

Matthew Bachrack

Cleary Gottlieb Steen & Hamilton

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TUES, MAR 6

Law, Economics and the SEC

Matt Cain

SEC

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WED, MAR 7

The Google Memo and Employee Free Speech

Anne Villanueva

Skadden Arps Slate Meagher & Flom

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MON, MAR 12

The Life of a Startup Lawyer: New Associate vs. Partner

Anik Guha, Janice Dow (JD ’17) & 

Sarah Chehrehsa

Orrick Herrington & Sutcliffe

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TUES, MAR 13

Innovation and the State: Finance, Regulation, and Justice

Cristie Ford

University of British Columbia

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WED, MAR 14

The Fundamentals of Forming and Funding a Startup

Don Clay  & Cathy Kwon (’14)

Gunderson Dettmer

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MON, MAR 19

Venture Capital vs. Private Equity Funds

Rob CarlsonLauren Guerdat

Sidley Austin

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WED, MAR 21 I Am a Happy Corporate Lawyer!

Ali Assareh (BA ’07)

Morrison & Foerster

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MON, APR 2

Joint Ventures: The Prenup, the Marriage and the Divorce

Alan F. Denenberg

Davis Polk & Wardwell

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WED, APR 4

Social Enterprise Law | Measuring Sustainability

David Parham (SASB) & Susan Mac Cormac (Morrison & Foerster)

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FRI, APR 6

Whistleblowers of the SEC and CFTC

Jane Norberg (Securities and Exchange Commission) Chris Ehrman (Commodity Futures Trading Commission) 

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