IN-HOUSE COUNSEL TEAM

Olga V. Mack Olga has been disrupting the status quo and fighting for equality since she can remember. She is the founder of the Women Serve on Boards movement making a fiscal and social case for gender equality on corporate boards. Olga is the General Counsel at ClearSlide and previously held positions at Zoosk, Visa, Pacific Art League of Palo Alto and Wilson Sonsisni Goodrich & Rosati. In addition to a trajectory that won’t be slowing down anytime soon, she spends her free time chasing her two active daughters who will, undoubtedly, work tirelessly to change the world. @OlgaVMack

Olga V. Mack

Olga has been disrupting the status quo and fighting for equality since she can remember. She is the founder of the Women Serve on Boards movement making a fiscal and social case for gender equality on corporate boards. Olga is the General Counsel at ClearSlide and previously held positions at Zoosk, Visa, Pacific Art League of Palo Alto and Wilson Sonsisni Goodrich & Rosati. In addition to a trajectory that won’t be slowing down anytime soon, she spends her free time chasing her two active daughters who will, undoubtedly, work tirelessly to change the world. @OlgaVMack

Katia Bloom As a third-generation female attorney, Katia is passionate about helping women achieve equality and success both in the legal profession and the corporate world as a whole. Currently, she is the Associate General Counsel at ForgeRock. Previously, she headed up legal for Avira and co-founded E Squared Law Group advising many start-up clients. She is actively involved in the Association of Corporate Counsel, enjoys writing, spending time in her art room and challenging the notion that it can't be done. @bloomkatia

Katia Bloom

As a third-generation female attorney, Katia is passionate about helping women achieve equality and success both in the legal profession and the corporate world as a whole. Currently, she is the Associate General Counsel at ForgeRock. Previously, she headed up legal for Avira and co-founded E Squared Law Group advising many start-up clients. She is actively involved in the Association of Corporate Counsel, enjoys writing, spending time in her art room and challenging the notion that it can't be done. @bloomkatia

OUTSIDE COUNSEL TEAM

 Carly is a litigation partner at Farella Braun + Martel.  She represents clients in a variety of business litigation matters, with an emphasis on real property and construction disputes, and complex breach of contract claims across industries.  Carly is a prolific writer, including on the topics of the boardroom, corporate governance, and cybersecurity.  Carly serves as a board member of Mammoth HR and Berkeley Law’s Alumni Association.  Her background as an NCAA Division I college athlete has made her a firm believer that success is a team effort.

 Carly is a litigation partner at Farella Braun + Martel.  She represents clients in a variety of business litigation matters, with an emphasis on real property and construction disputes, and complex breach of contract claims across industries.  Carly is a prolific writer, including on the topics of the boardroom, corporate governance, and cybersecurity.  Carly serves as a board member of Mammoth HR and Berkeley Law’s Alumni Association.  Her background as an NCAA Division I college athlete has made her a firm believer that success is a team effort.

Sasha Burstein Sasha is a partner at K&L Gates's, where she's a member of the investment management group. She practices in the area of investment management, corporate and securities law. She focuses on structuring and organizing various types of private investment funds, including hedge funds, private equity funds, hybrid funds and fund-of-funds. Sasha is passionate about breaking any existing glass ceilings and helping other female attorneys become the drivers of change in the legal profession.

Sasha Burstein

Sasha is a partner at K&L Gates's, where she's a member of the investment management group. She practices in the area of investment management, corporate and securities law. She focuses on structuring and organizing various types of private investment funds, including hedge funds, private equity funds, hybrid funds and fund-of-funds. Sasha is passionate about breaking any existing glass ceilings and helping other female attorneys become the drivers of change in the legal profession.