CLE Program: Women of Stanford Law (WSL) 50th Anniversary: Alumna Experiences, Insights, and the Legacy of Women at SLS (In-person and Livestream)

Moderated by Nora Engstrom, JD ’02, Ernest W. McFarland Professor of Law Co-Director, Stanford Center on the Legal Profession, the panel will feature SLS alumna in various practice areas to discuss their experiences at SLS and career journeys across different sectors of the legal profession, share stories of how other women in the SLS community, such as SLS pioneers Professors Barbara Babcock and Deborah Rhode, shaped those careers, and how their careers have been impacted by gender.

Welcome remarks and speaker introductions by Catherina Xu, BS/MS ’18, JD ’24, WSL Professional Development Chair


  • Megan O’Neill, JD ’00, Founding Partner and Chair of Litigation, DTO Law
  • Vivian Wang, JD ’10, Deputy Attorney General (Consumer Protection Section, California Department of Justice)
  • Shelley Webb, JD ’06, Senior Vice President & General Counsel, PagerDuty
  • Laura Zapiain, JD ’10, Product and Privacy Counsel, Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

All SLS alumni are welcome to attend. 1 MCLE Elimination of Bias Credit Offered for in-person participants.

Written materials:

Gender and the Profession: The No-Problem Problem by Deborah L. Rhode

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