Online Event

Women Lawyers on Boards: Get on Board with Olga V. Mack

Date : July 07, 2022
Time : 11AM to 12PM (JST)
Olga V. Mack*, Vice-President of LexisNexis, award-winning General Counsel and entrepreneur, and author of “Get on Board: Earning Your Ticket to a Corporate Board Seat!”, will share with our membership her expert insights on working towards those elusive board positions in Japan, especially for women lawyers.

Three lucky attendees will have a chance to win a signed copy of Olga’s book, “Get on Board: Earning Your Ticket to a Corporate Board Seat.” The book is also available from these links:

Olga’s Bio:

Olga V. Mack is the Vice President at LexisNexis and CEO of Parley Pro, a next-generation contract management company that has pioneered digital negotiation technology. She embraces legal innovation and had dedicated her career to improving and shaping the future of law. She is convinced that the legal profession will emerge even stronger, more resilient, and more inclusive than before by embracing technology. Olga shares her views in her columns on the Above the Law, Forbes, Bloomberg Law, Association of Corporate Counsel (ACC) Docket, MIT Computational Law Report, Newsweek, and Venture Beat. She is also an award-winning general counsel, operations professional, startupadvisor, public speaker, adjunct professor, and entrepreneur.

Olga is also very involved in her community. She serves on numerous boards and advisory boards. She founded the Women Serve on Boards movement that advocates for women to serve on corporate boards of Fortune 500 companies. Olga also co-founded SunLaw, an organization dedicated to preparing women in-house attorneys to become general counsels and legal leaders, and WISE to help female law firm partners become rainmakers. She lectures at Berkeley Law and has received numerous awards for her work, including the Silicon Valley Women of Influence, Make Your Mark, Corporate Counsel of the Year, and Women Leaders in Technology Law. She is a fellow of CodeX, the Stanford Law Centerfor Legal Informatics and a fellow of the College of Law Practice Management.

Olga authored Get on Board: Earning Your Ticket to a Corporate Board Seat, Fundamentals of Smart Contract Security and Blockchain Value: Transforming Business Models, Society, and Communities. She is working on Visual IQ for Lawyers, her next book (ABA 2023).