March 8, 2019MoFo Women

#BalanceforBetter: Yuka Teraguchi

In the spirit of this year’s International Women’s Day theme, #BalanceforBetter, we invited MoFo women lawyers from differing backgrounds to discuss what International Women’s Day means to them. Read what MoFo Tokyo litigation partner Yuka Teraguchi had to say. ...›

March 8, 2019MoFo Women

#BalanceforBetter: Mary Prendergast

In the spirit of this year’s International Women’s Day theme, #BalanceforBetter, we invited MoFo women lawyers from differing backgrounds to discuss what International Women’s Day means to them. Read what MoFo Washington, D.C. litigation associate Mary Prendergast had to say. ...›

February 28, 2019MoFo Diversity, MoFo Women

Diversity & Inclusion Spotlight: Obrea Poindexter and Crystal Kaldjob

Editors’ Note: As part of our ongoing Diversity and Inclusion Spotlight series, Keith Wetmore fellow from the Washington D.C. office Saqeef Ahmad, a rising 2L at Cornell Law, interviewed Washington D.C. partner and co-chair of the firm’s Financial Services Group, Obrea Poindexter, and senior associate in the firm’s Financial Services Group, Crystal Kaldjob, to discuss ...›

February 20, 2019MoFo Pro Bono, MoFo Women

Kudos to Suz Mac Cormac on Her Commitment to Addressing Climate Change

As chair of the firm’s Social Enterprise + Impact Investing, Energy, and Clean Technology Groups, Suz has been a powerful force in driving our pledge to sustainability forward. Most recently, her work advising on the structure and launch of TCE earned her a commendation in the Financial Times 2018 Innovative Lawyers Report category, “Enabling Business Growth and Transformation.” It also contributed to the firm’s high overall ranking for “Most Innovative Law Firms 2018: Legal Expertise” — moving up four spots from last year. ...›

February 19, 2019MoFo Diversity, MoFo Women

Black History Month Q&A: Christin Hill Shares Her Perspective

Editors’ Note: This month, in celebration of the pioneers who paved ─ and continue to pave ─ the way for civil rights and equality in America, we are featuring a Q&A miniseries with MoFo attorneys of color to discuss what Black History Month means to them. Christin J. Hill is of counsel in Morrison & Foerster’s San Francisco office and a member of the Securities Litigation, Enforcement, and White-Collar Defense Group. ...›

February 13, 2019MoFo Diversity, MoFo Women

Black History Month Q&A: Crystal Kaldjob Shares Her Perspective

Editors’ Note: This month, in celebration of the pioneers who paved ─ and continue to pave ─ the way for civil rights and equality in America, we are featuring a Q&A miniseries with MoFo attorneys of color to discuss what Black History Month means to them. Crystal N. Kaldjob is an associate in the Financial Services Group of Morrison & Foerster’s Washington, D.C. office. ...›