Lisa Dunner, WIP Chair

Mission Statement

We are . . . A network of legal professionals working together to advance diversity, expand opportunities for women, and mentor female colleagues in the field of intellectual property law. The action group shares expertise and substantive knowledge and takes specific actions to build a better environment of gender equality for teamwork and leadership within the IP profession. The group also leverages the broad reach of the American Bar Association across substantive practices and liaises with relevant organizations to attract, inspire and advance more women in IP.

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Each of our subcommittees is tasked with specific responsibilities within the larger mission of the Group. If you are interested in participating in any of these subcommittees, please reach out to the Action Group Chair, or contact the Chair/Vice Chair of each subcommittee directly. We look forward to meeting you and welcoming you to the group!