Topic Archives: MoFo Diversity

July 20, 2021MoFo Diversity

MoFo Gets an Introduction to the Research Foundation to Cure AIDS

As part of MoFo’s Pride Month celebration, the firm hosted a special presentation with key members of Research Foundation to Cure AIDS (RFTCA). While considered an introduction to the organization for many of the virtual presentation’s attendees, MoFo’s relationship with RFTCA goes back a number of years, with our shared mission to find a cure ...›

June 10, 2021MoFo Diversity

Comedian and Actor Ronny Chieng Pays a Virtual Visit to MoFo

As part of our month-long celebration of Asian Pacific American (APA) Heritage Month, MoFo welcomed stand-up comedian—and law school graduate—Ronny Chieng for a virtual conversation about Asian identity, while tackling some of the issues facing the APA community with a bit of humor. Litigation partner in the New York office Haima Marlier, who is the ...›

June 8, 2021MoFo Diversity

DIVERSE IN PRACTICE: EMPLOYMENT + LABOR

MoFo’s Employment + Labor Group is a powerful combination of some of the world’s top counselors, litigators, and trial lawyers dedicated to their clients’ most important asset: their people. Located across the U.S., Europe, and Asia, MoFo’s Employment + Labor lawyers bring their deep understanding of the complexities of employment law to address their clients’ most ...›

June 8, 2021MoFo Diversity

Meet MoFo’s Employment + Labor Lawyers: Eric Tate

Eric Tate is a partner in MoFo’s San Francisco office and co-chair of the firm’s Employment + Labor Group. He represents technology and other companies in the biggest and most highly publicized trade secret and employee mobility cases across multiple industries. Eric also represents companies in whistleblower, wage and hour, and other employment litigation. In ...›

June 8, 2021MoFo Diversity

Meet MoFo’s Employment + Labor Lawyers: Jinny Hwang

Jinny Hwang is an associate in MoFo’s San Francisco office. Her practice focuses on advising and representing employers across a broad range of employment law issues, particularly as they relate to wage-and-hour class actions. Additionally, Jinny has guided clients on compliance with California Labor Code and defended against charges of discrimination brought by the U.S. ...›

June 8, 2021MoFo Diversity

Meet MoFo’s Employment + Labor Lawyers: Niles Pierson

Niles Pierson is an associate in MoFo’s Los Angeles office. His practice focuses on commercial and employment litigation and counseling. He has defended clients in individual, class, and administrative actions before state and federal courts and agencies, and he has advised clients on matters ranging from employment policies, practices, agreements, and notices to mergers and ...›

June 8, 2021MoFo Diversity

Meet MoFo’s Employment + Labor Lawyers: Allyson Bach

Allyson Bach is a Litigation associate in MoFo’s Los Angeles office. Her practice focuses on defending clients in both commercial and labor and employment disputes. Prior to joining MoFo as a summer associate and then as a first-year associate, Allyson served as a judicial extern for the Honorable George H. Wu of the U.S. District ...›

May 28, 2021MoFo Diversity

ASIAN PACIFIC AMERICAN HERITAGE MONTH: MEET THE TECHNOLOGY TRANSACTIONS LAWYERS LEADING THE WAY FOR MOFO SAN FRANCISCO

In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, we asked members of MoFo’s Technology Transactions Group (TTG) from across our offices to share their thoughts on the month-long celebration, their advice for the next generation of law students, and why they feel diversity is crucial to providing innovative solutions for our clients. Established in 1883, MoFo’s San ...›