One of the largest women-owned law firms in the country, Sideman & Bancroft is at the forefront of the effort to break the cycle of inequity in the legal profession. Partners Kelly McCarthy and Lyndsey Heaton are proud to join Managing IP’s International Women’s Leadership Forum on February 24 for a day of interactive IP and career development discussions for women lawyers based in the West Coast. The event will focus on a range of IP developments across industries and jurisdictions, providing an opportunity for women in IP to network and learn from industry thought leaders. There will be exclusive insights with leading IP executives on overcoming the challenges faced in the current volatile landscape.
The Diversity and Inclusion in IP panel discussion:
- Moving beyond implicit biases – diversity of opinion, economics, perspectives
- What about inclusion: day-to-day inclusion – how does this happen remotely?
- Proactive communication
- Realistic implications and goal setting – practical measures