McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP a Proud Sponsor of 2019 ChIPs Chicago Chapter Event

McDonnell Boehnen Hulbert & Berghoff LLP is proud to be an official sponsor of the ChIPs Chicago Chapter 2019 event entitled, “Talking Tech in Chicago.” It is set for 5:30-8:15 p.m. on April 25 in Chicago. MBHB partners Kirsten Thomson and Nicole Reifman will participate at the event on behalf of the firm.

Description: Talking Tech

The Chicago chapter of ChIPs is delighted to present a panel discussion featuring women executives from technology companies. We will talk about the challenges facing tech companies, what types of skills are required for tech company leaders to succeed and what they expect from service providers/outside counsel that is different from what traditional companies may need. 

Speakers include:

  • Ramona Mateiu, General Counsel, Thoughtworks
  • JoAnna Sohovich, Chief Executive Officer, Chamberlain Group
  • Eileen Murphy, Chief Executive Officer, ThinkCERCA
  • Carol Bernstein, Vice President, Secretary and General Counsel, Cabot Microelectronics
  • Moderated by: Katherine Minarik, General Counsel, Cleverbridge 


5:00 PM – 6:00 PM: Tours

5:30 PM – 6:15 PM: Cocktails and networking

6:15 PM – 7:15 PM: Panel discussion

7:15 PM – 8:15 PM: Cocktails and networking

Location: Google, 320 N Morgan St #600, Chicago, IL 60607

About ChIPs

We are a nonprofit organization that advances and connects women in technology, law and policy. We seek to accelerate innovation through diversity of thought, participation and engagement. Founded in 2005 by seven women chiefs of intellectual property in Silicon Valley, ChIPs has over 3,000 members and nearly a dozen local chapters in the United States and abroad. The ChIPs community comes from the private sector as well as all branches of the government. Our members are engaged at the heart of current events — as active participants in the lawmaking, policymaking, judicial, advocacy and innovation processes. Participation is open to anyone who shares our mission. 

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