Networking Events

Networking Events Highlights


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Section Hospitality
Westin St. Francis Hotel
As we celebrate and enjoy our 80th year, cap the night off with a great view, good conversation and complimentary refreshments in a casual setting. You never know what will happen when you get a bunch of TIPSters together!
Friday, August 9, 2013
10:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Sunday, August 11, 2013
10:30 pm - Midnight

Council & Past Chair’s Dinner
Kuleto’s Italian Restaurant
221 Powell Street

Thursday, August 8, 2013
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm

Speed-Networking With (Alternative!) Legal Careers
Marriott Marquis, 780 Mission St., Atrium Level, Foothills F
A speed networking event!  Professionals and consultants will be available to talk to law students in small groups about using the J.D. in various jobs, in addition to conventional law practice, as well as how to enter various fields and current trends and dynamics in the marketplace for legal services.  Students will circulate among professional participants who represent a range of private, public, and non-profit sectors, including law management, consulting, and publishing.

Sponsored by ABA-TIPS Standing Committee on Law Students and TIPS Government Law Committee

Click here to view our brochure

Friday, August 9, 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Welcome, Pursuit of Justice and Liberty Achievement Award Reception
Sedgwick LLP
333 Bush Street, 30th Floor

Friday, August 9, 2013
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Ticketed Event: $75.00

The ticket price increases to $85 on-site
Presentation of the Liberty Achievement Award Sponsored by Thomson Reuters

TIPS Fellows Meeting and Reception
Westin St. Francis Hotel
Friday, August 9, 2013
5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

TIPS Section Hospitality Center
Westin St. Francis Hotel
Friday, August 9, 2013
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday, August 10, 2013
7:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sunday, August 11, 2013
7:00 am - 4:00 pm

TIPS Public Service Project
At the Crossroads - A Homeless Youth Outreach Center
333 Valencia Street, Suite 320

Friday, August 9, 2013
10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Animal Law Committee Award Reception
Westin St. Francis Hotel
Saturday, August 10, 2013
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

ABA Opening Assembly
Davies Symphony Hall
201 Van Ness Avenue

Saturday, August 10, 2013
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

ABA President’s Reception (Ticketed)
San Francisco City Hall
1 Dr. Carlton B. Goodlett Place

Saturday, August 10, 2013
7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Ticketed Event: $65.00 Adult; $25.00 Children (18 and under)

23rd Annual Margaret Brent Women Lawyers of Achievement Awards Luncheon
Moscone West
Sunday, August 11, 2013
12:00 Noon – 2:00 pm
$100.00 per person
This award is in recognition of women lawyers who have achieved professional excellence in their field. The ticket price is $100.00 per person: to purchase tickets for the TIPS’ table, please contact Jennifer LaChance at or call 312/988-5463.

James K. Carroll Leadership Awards Dinner
Westin St. Francis Hotel

Sunday, August 11, 2013
6:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Ticketed Event: $125

Section Leadership Continental Breakfast
Westin St. Francis Hotel
Monday, August 12, 2013
8:30 am – 10:30 am
For the new 2013-2014 Council, Committee Chairs and Chairs-Elect, Task Force Chairs, Coordinators, and Spouses/Guests, please sign up for tickets so we know that you’re coming.
Ticketed Event: Complimentary – Please sign up to attend.