We are honored to welcome the following panelists:

Panel 1: Identity, Self as an API Lawyer (Pro Bono and Personal Projects)


June S. Dipchand (Partner, Skadden, Arps, Slate, Meagher & Flom LLP)
Sohee Rho (Associate, Milbank LLP)
Amer S. Ahmed (Partner, Gibson, Dunn & Crutcher LLP)

Panel 2: The Path Less Traveled: Adversity and Success Beyond the Law Firm


Nara Lee (CEO and Founder, Doveras)
Yang Chen (E. Director of AABANY)
Nehal Madhani (CEO and Founder, Alt Legal)
Emily A. Kim (CEO and Founder, Zeta Charter Schools)
Andrew T. Hahn (General Counsel & Partner, Hawkins, Delafield & Wood LLP)

Panel 3: Fireside Chat with Columbia API Professors (moderated by 2nd Circuit Judge Denny Chin)


Bert I. Huang (Michael I. Sovern Professor of Law at Columbia Law School)
Nobuhisa Ishizuka (E. Director of the Center for Japanese Legal Studies at Columbia Law School)
Judge Denny Chin (Circuit Judge for the US Court of Appeals, Second Circuit)
Kathy Chin (Partner, Crowell & Moring LLP)