Lieff Cabraser partner Kelly M. Dermody will speak on the keynote panel on “Trials and Tribulations: Stories from BASF Presidents” this Friday, November 15, 2019 at The Bar Association of San Francisco’s Ninth Annual Barristers Meeting
President of the BASF in 2012, Kelly will speak along with current BASF president, Doris Cheng, and 2018 BASF president Malcolm Heinicke to provide attendees with a behind the scenes look into the trials and tribulations they faced throughout their legal careers, and how those experiences molded them into the attorneys they are today. Through their shared stories, the panelists will supply invaluable tips for lawyers on how to build strong careers and succeed in the legal world. This program will offer practical insights, including litigation tactics, that all lawyers and other legal professionals can implement into their day to day practice.
About Kelly Dermody
The Chair of Lieff Cabraser’s employment practice group and Managing Partner of Lieff Cabraser’s San Francisco office, Kelly M. Dermody specializes in class and collective actions on behalf of plaintiffs in employment and consumer cases, including gender discrimination cases against Google, Microsoft, KPMG and Goldman Sachs. Her additional case work includes wage suppression claims against technology, healthcare, and academic institutions; overtime and lost pay lawsuits for low-wage workers, I/T professionals, and foreign nationals working for American corporations; and ERISA claims that she has tried on behalf of employees and retirees for pension plan abuses.