ACC National Capital Region

Career Development Forum: A Diverse Perspective on Career Progression for GCs and Aspiring GCs


LIVE ONLY at Valo Park, 7950 Jones Branch Drive, McLean, Virginia.


You just landed your first dream in-house position or you’ve been in house for several years - how do you strategically advance your career? The Career Development Forum proudly presents a General Counsel discussion on Diversity, Inclusion, and In-House Career Progression. General Counsel panelists will share their personal experiences and guidance on the essential skills needed for in-house counsel to progress, the challenges they overcame as they advanced, especially as diverse attorneys, and the role of sponsors and mentors in career advancement. We hope you can join us for this frank and lively discussion.


Presented by Traevena Byrd, Vice President and General Counsel of American University; Angeline Chen, Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer of Siemens Government Technologies, Inc.;  Brian Ellis, Senior Vice President and General Counsel of Danaher; and Curtis Lu, General Counsel and member of Executive Committee of FTI Consulting. Moderated by Deborah Ben-Canaan, Partner at Major, Lindsey & Africa.  


Lunch will be provided on-site beginning at 12:00 p.m. The program will begin at 12:30 p.m. 


Kasha Hunt
Phone: 916-261-4526


Members: $0
Non-members: $20

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