CALOBA/Morgan Lewis Panel Discussion: Addressing Challenges for Women at Work (March 15, 2018)

Every day women at work face difficult situations and critical conversations that shape their reputation and career. Want to hear from others how they addressed these important moments? Do you have questions of your own? Our panel of in-house counsels and law firm attorneys are eager to share their stories and experiences. Please join us for an evening with our panelists to discuss how and when to advocate for yourself, assert your position, and give & receive feedback. Submit your own questions at the check-in table for the panel to select and discuss.



Jennifer Gossain, Senior IP Counsel at Marvell Semiconductor

Diana Chen, Deputy General Counsel at PaxVax, Inc.

Cindy Dole, Associate at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius

Marina C. Gruber, Associate at Morgan Lewis

ModeratorEsther Phu, Associate at Morgan, Lewis & Bockius



5:30-6:00 pm reception

6:00-7:00 pm panel discussion




Date and Time:

Thu, March 15, 2018

5:30 PM – 7:00 PM PDT



Morgan Lewis

1400 Page Mill Road Palo Alto, CA 94304

Palo Alto, CA 94304


CALOBA | Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP

Chinese American Lawyers of the Bay Area (CALOBA) is a professional organization for American attorneys and law students in the Silicon Valley who are Chinese speaking or have a keen interest in Chinese law to network, develop professional skills, and facilitate mutual understanding and dialog of U.S. and Chinese laws between the legal professionals of two countries. For more information, please go to

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Morgan Lewis offers more than 2,200 lawyers, patent agents, benefits advisors, regulatory scientists, and other specialists in 30 offices across North America, Asia, Europe and the Middle East. The firm provides comprehensive litigation, corporate, transactional, regulatory, intellectual property, and labor and employment legal services to clients of all sizes – from globally established industry leaders to just-conceived startups.

ML Women – Cultivating a culture of opportunity for women is a priority at Morgan Lewis and a pillar in our Diversity Initiative. Led by our Chair, Jami Wintz McKeon, women serve in senior leadership roles across the firm, including on the Advisory Board and the Compensation Committee, as leaders of our practices and offices, and in prominent positions throughout all of our offices worldwide. Our ML Women Initiative harnesses the strength of our women through partnership with our clients, creating opportunities for our women to come together around a shared industry or practice. Whether it is hosting a specialized roundtable for women featuring speakers from Morgan Lewis, our clients, and external experts, or leveraging our vast network of successful women alumnae to discuss topics specific to women, leadership, and the power of women consumers, we are proud to support women leaders in business and industry.