Partners and associates from Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe speak to a group of 30 high school girls and recent graduates about careers in the law. The 2018 ALI Program took place on June 12 & 13 in San Francisco and included trips to federal court, the Salesforce law department and to UC Hastings College of the Law. Photo by Sarah Anne Risk.

June 15, 2018


Nonprofit Program Seeks to Mentor Next Generation of Women Lawyers

By Xiumei Dong


Women leaders in technology law are trying to tackle a pipeline problem by hosting a two-day program to introduce 30 high school students and graduates to legal career opportunities in the Bay Area.


What does it take to become a successful female lawyer? ChIPs Network Inc., a San Francisco-based nonprofit organization focused on advancing and connecting women in technology, law and policy, recently hosted a two-day program to introduce 30 high school students and graduates to women lawyers and judges in the Bay Area.


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Find out more about our ALI Program for high school girls.

About ChIPs


The ChIPs Network, Inc., is a nonprofit organization that advances and connects women in technology, law and policy. It seeks to accelerate innovation through diversity of thought, participation and engagement. Founded in 2005 by seven women chiefs of intellectual property, ChIPs has expanded beyond those roots, now with over 3,000 members and nearly one dozen local chapters in the United States and abroad. Get to know our board of directors.