July 31, 2020MoFo Life

MoFo’s 2020 Summer Associate Program Is a Virtual Success

On June 15, 2020, 126 talented law students representing 34 of the nation’s top law schools joined MoFo for the Summer Associate Program. Even though no one could have predicted that we would have our largest summer class attend the program completely online, it couldn’t have gone better, thanks to the Recruitment team who worked ...›

July 29, 2020MoFo Life

My MoFo Story: Haley Paloutzian on Learning There Is No Right or Wrong Way to Partnership, Only Your Way

While there were several engaging presentations throughout the MoFo Summer Program, the “Partner Pathways” presentation stood out as my favorite panel discussion. The panel included partners Alexis Amezcua, Jay Gavigan, Christin Hill, Mike Krigbaum, and Alex Yap, each of whom spoke about their individual paths to partnership. What I took away from this session was ...›

July 23, 2020MoFo Pro Bono

MoFo Spearheads California Task Force to Save Small Businesses 

When California became the first state to go into COVID-19-related lockdown in late March, Morrison & Foerster San Francisco-based corporate partner Susan (Suz) Mac Cormac was alarmed by what she knew would be a devastating impact on the state’s small businesses. Her concern was compounded by the fact that, while government relief programs were enacted, ...›

July 21, 2020MoFo Diversity, MoFo Women

Women of Influence: Five Things You Should Know About San Francisco Partner Jina Choi

Jina Choi, litigation partner in Morrison & Foerster’s Securities Litigation, Securities Enforcement, and Investigations + White Collar Defense Groups, is one of the many lawyers leading the way for MoFo. Jina represents public and pre-IPO companies, financial institutions, asset management firms, boards of directors, audit, and special committees and individuals in internal investigations, SEC and ...›

July 14, 2020MoFo Diversity

MoFo Wraps up Pride Month with the Kinsey Sicks

In spite of social distancing and a new normal, MoFo ended its Pride Month celebrations on a high note. On June 30, 2020, the San Francisco Pride Committee hosted a delightful and informative webinar featuring the Kinsey Sicks, an a cappella quartet who bill themselves as “America’s Favorite Dragapella Beautyshop Quartet.” MoFo Corporate partner Alfredo ...›