Past Events

The Worldwide #MeToo Movement | May 14 | Berkeley, CA

Discussion points include efforts to increase female diversity in technology, on corporate boards, and legislative bodies. 


Women in Business Law Leadership Lunch Talk : Exploring Equality in Big Law | March 18, 2019 | Berkeley, CA

Women in Business Law Initiative Quarterly Roundtable 

        In collaboration with Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati and Kirkland & Ellis LLP. 

       Career Perspectives from Legal Leaders | March 15, 2019 | San Francisco, CA
       Keynote speaker: Janet Napolitano, President of the University of California


Mentorship Spring Mixer | March 12, 2019 | San Francisco

Women in Business Law Leadership Lunch Talk | Gender Equality in Law & Business | February 20, 2019 | Berkeley, CA

Women in Business Law Mentorship Program Kick-off Mixer | January 10, 2019 | San Francisco, CA

Women of Color Collective Annual Faculty Brunch | September 15, 2018 | Berkeley, CA

Women in Business Law Leadership Lunch Talk September 12, 2018 | Berkeley, CA |

A conversation with Amanda Rinkoff (JD ’07), former senior counsel at Gap, Inc. and current legal director of Uber, on unlocking effective mentorship in corporate law.

Meeting with the World Bank September 10, 2018 | Berkeley, CA

A conversation with Sarah Iqbal, the lead researcher and editor for the Women, Business and the Law program at the World Bank. Attendance is by invitation only.  

Women in Business Law Mixer | January 23, 2018 | San Francisco, CA | Photo Gallery

Featuring guest speaker Laura Segni, General Counsel for Banca IMI

Women in Business Law Meet & Greet with Goldman Sachs | February 27, 2018 |  co-sponsored by BWIB

Women in Business Law Dinner & Wine TastingMarch 20, 2018 | Berkeley, CA

Corporate Law Panel: Opportunities, Careers, and Female Leadership | April 24, 2018 | Register Here

A conversation with Jennifer Barnette (’14), Attorney at CooleyJonathan York (’09), Managing Counsel at TeslaNicole Farrar, Associate General Counsel at Lending Club, and Christopher Hammond (’15), Attorney at Skadden. This event is co-sponsored by BWIB.

Vision 2020 Think Tank: Female Founders | May 3, 2018 | Palo Alto, CA

A conversation with Carmel Jud, Executive Director & Founder at Rising International, Joyce Reitman, Chief Executive Officer at Motionloft, Vania Schlogel, Managing Partner & Founder at Atwater Capital, Sara L. Terheggen, California Delegate at Vision 2020 Project