No Glass Ceiling Initiative Asks Women Attorneys to “Lean In”

More than 80 people attended BASF’s No Glass Ceiling Initiative’s “Lean In” in the Legal Profession panel and reception in July.

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The event focused on Sheryl Sandberg’s new book, Lean In, and the ability for women to control their own destinies in the workplace.

Panelists included: Michelle Banks, General Counsel, Gap Inc.; Isobel Jones, General Counsel, Annie’s Inc.; Mary LaVigne-Butler, General Counsel, Planned Parenthood Mar Monte; and Dana C.F. Kromm, Partner, Shearman & Sterling.

 

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Panelists discussed how they forged successful legal careers, professional challenges they faced, and advice they have for other women as they “lean in” into their own careers.

 

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More photos from the event can be found on BASF’s page on Facebook at www.facebook.com/sfbar.

For more information on BASF’s No Glass Ceiling Initiative, visit www.sfbar.org/ngc

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