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Making Partner at Big Law Firms for Diverse Attorneys


At the 2012 Barristers Annual Meeting, Quyen Ta and her fellow panelists will address "Making Partner at Big Law Firms for Diverse Attorneys."  Their panel will include a discussion on the obstacles and experiences of diverse attorneys on their path to making partner, and key performance indicators that a partnership evaluates.

Additional panel discussions will cover topics such as:

  • Ethics for Young Practitioners in the Digital World
  • Judges Panel on What They Like to See and Hear
  • Legal Challenges in Network Security and Data Protection
  • Juries in the Internet Era: How the Internet and Social Media Affect Jury Trials

About Quyen Ta

Quyen Ta litigates complex commercial matters. She focuses her practice on intellectual property, securities, and other complex business disputes. She has tried numerous criminal and civil cases in state and federal courts, including five as first-chair. Ms. Ta was a member of a trial team that secured a trial victory and settlement publicly valued at more than $300 million for Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company.

Ms. Ta has represented individual and institutional clients in various industries, including financial services, semiconductor, pharmaceutical, internet, and communications.

She serves in numerous leadership positions in minority bar organizations and speaks frequently on diversity in the legal profession.