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Women in Leasing Law

Together We WiLL Succeed!

The purpose of WiLL is to promote the success of women commercial leasing lawyers by creating a supportive, educational environment in which we learn from each other and provide encouragement in growing our leasing practices.

 

 


Nov
8
11:30 AM11:30

Save the Date! Third Annual Northern California Women in Commercial Leasing Law Symposium

Organizer & Moderator, The Third Annual Northern California Women in Commercial Leasing Law Symposium

Spotlight on Women in Construction – Understanding Work Letters

Speakers: 

Kristin Paul, Executive Director, PGIM Real Estate
Karla Deshon, President & CEO, Paradigm GC
K Chung, Design Director, Gensler
Angie Simon, President, Western Allied Mechanical, Inc.
Nancy Losey, Head of Office Operations, Lyft

Moderator:                                  

Jo Ann Woodsum, The Law Offices of Jo Ann Woodsum

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Jun
13
10:00 AM10:00

Save The Date! First Annual Southern California Women In Commercial Leasing Law Symposium

The First Annual Southern California Women in Commercial Leasing Law Symposium

  • Spotlight on: Women In-House Retail Leasing Lawyers – Hot Topics in Retail Leasing, June 13, 2017, Real Property Law Section, Commercial Leasing Subsection, State Bar Headquarters, 845 S. Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, CA. 

  • Panelists:
    Anya Dadkhah (Landlord) Westfield Centre in San Diego
    Shannon Jensen, Vice President, Associate General Counsel and Assistant Secretary, REALTY INCOME CORPORATION. 
    Additional Panelists TBD. 
     
  • Moderator:
    Jo Ann Woodsum, the Law Offices of Jo Ann Woodsum.  
     
  • Co-Sponsored by Women in Leasing Law.
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Apr
20
to Apr 23

SAVE THE DATE! California Annual Real Property Law Retreat, April 20 – 23, 2017, Silverado, Napa, CA

  • Friday, April 21, 2017, 3:30 pm – 5:00 pm
    • Latest on High Tech Office Leasing in the Bay Area & Beyond 
  • Panelists:
    Seagrumn L. Gilbert, the Law Offices of Seagrumn L. Gilbert
    Laura Drossman, Drossman Law 
  • Co-Sponsored by Women in Leasing Law.

 

  • Saturday, April 22, 2017, 7:30 am – 8:30 am
    • Women’s Networking Breakfast
  • Co-Sponsored by Women in Leasing Law.
  • Co-Sponsored by Real Estate Affinity Group, National Association of Women Lawyers.

 

  • Saturday, April 22, 2017, 8:45 am – 10:15 am
    • Organizer & Moderator, Women In-House Retail Leasing Lawyers – Hot Topics in Retail Leasing, 
  • Panelists:
    Marilyn Beardsley, Vice President, Real Estate Law, Safeway/Albertsons
    Robin M. Cleary, Senior Counsel, Restoration Hardware, Inc. 
    Liesl Schweizer, Corporate Counsel, Tesla Motors, Inc.
    Wendy Yu, Senior Counsel, The Gap
  • Co-Sponsored by Women in Leasing Law.
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The Second Annual Northern California Women in Commercial Leasing Law Symposium
Nov
1
9:00 AM09:00

The Second Annual Northern California Women in Commercial Leasing Law Symposium

Spotlight on: Women In-House Retail Leasing Lawyers – Hot Topics in Retail Leasing”, November 1, 2016, Real Property Law Section, Commercial Leasing Subsection, State Bar Headquarters, 180 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA. 

Panelists:
Marilyn Beardsley, Vice President, Real Estate Law, Safeway/Albertsons
Robin M. Cleary, Senior Counsel, Restoration Hardware, Inc. 
Liesl Schweizer, Corporate Counsel, Tesla Motors, Inc.
Wendy Yu, Senior Counsel, The Gap. 

Moderator:
Jo Ann Woodsum, the Law Offices of Jo Ann Woodsum.  

Co-Sponsored by Women in Leasing Law.

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Flying with Unicorns: Representing Start-Ups & Rapidly Growing High Tech Companies With Respect to Commercial Leasing
Jun
19
12:00 PM12:00

Flying with Unicorns: Representing Start-Ups & Rapidly Growing High Tech Companies With Respect to Commercial Leasing

  • 4 Embarcadero Center San Francisco, CA, 94111 United States (map)
  • Google Calendar ICS

In this interactive workshop, we’ll delve into the challenges (and fun) of representing startups and rapidly growing high tech companies.

Workshop leaders:  

Seagrumn Gilbert, The Law Office of Seagrumn L. Gilbert
Laura Drossman, Drossman Law

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Unpacking the AIR Form Lease
Apr
20
1:30 PM13:30

Unpacking the AIR Form Lease

Roundtable/Workshop (MCLE provided)

April 20, 2016, 12 – 1:30 pm
100 Pine Street, Suite 1250 [Intelligent Office]
San Francisco

Using the recent California Real Property Law Journal, “Suggested Tenant Revisions to the “AIR” Standard Industrial/Commercial Multi-Tenant Lease — Net” article as a launching point, we will share strategies for modifying the form lease to satisfy the needs of landlords and tenants 

Workshop leaders: 

 Krista Kim, Valence Law Group
Jo Ann Woodsum, The Law Office of Jo Ann Woodsum 

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