Career Insights From Successful Diverse IP Attorneys & Networking Event
Wednesday, November 9, 2016 | 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Program Fee: Free - Registration Required
Are you a diverse IP attorney or considering a career in IP? The panelist will offer their insight on the unique challenges faced by diverse IP attorneys. The panel of successful minority and women IP attorneys will share their career success stories, and offer advice about how to capitalize on opportunities and overcome challenges as an IP attorney. The distinguish panel of IP lawyers includes attorneys from diverse scientific backgrounds who have ascended to leadership roles within the IP departments at their firms and companies. A networking event will follow the discussion and attendees will be able to have one-on-one conversation with additional successful diverse IP attorneys (in-house and private practitioners).
Ben Hsing, IP Partner, BakerHostetler **
Ruby Hope, Assistant General Counsel - Patents, Johnson & Johnson
Edward Goodman, Senior IP Counsel, Philips
Carolina Paschoal, Vice President and IP Counsel, Kate Spade & Company
Serena Farquharson-Torres Ph.D., Senior Patent Counsel, Bristol-Myers Squibb
Robert Kajubi, Senior Patent Counsel, Patent Strategy & Litigation, Sanofi
** Past AABANY Board Member
Wanda French-Brown, IP Litigation Counsel, BakerHostetler
Minorities in the Profession Committee, Rakhi Bahadkar-Rajpaul, Chair