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Equal Rights Advocates “Justice From All Sides” Wine Event

November 5, 2013 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm


In Need of Justice from All Sides: Why We Need More Women in the Courts, Business, and Government Right Now
Join us for a special supporter event including great conversation, inspiring visions for the future, tasty hors d’oeuvres, and wine tasting compliments of woman-owned winery Handley Cellars.

A federal government shutdown has followed on the heels of the introduction of the most comprehensive women’s economic agenda in decades. Join a compelling conversation with an all-star line-up of top women leaders in the judiciary and law, politics, and business about why getting more women at the top is good for all of us.


Speakers will include: 


  • Mary Hughes, founder of close the gap CA, a campaign to recruit progressive women to run for open California legislature seats in 2014 and 2016.
  • The Honorable Nancy Davis, SF Superior Court judge and co-founder of ERA,
  • Priya Sanger, Corporate Counsel at Google (Products & Payments) and past president of the Bar Association of San Francisco.
  • Noreen Farrell, Executive Director of ERA
  • Irma Herrera, is an Editor and Co-Director of the Women Immigrant’s Project at New America Media and Former Executive Director at ERA

5:30pm – 6:30pm Wine and hors d’oeuvres

6:30pm – 7:30pm Program
We hope you can make it!

Noreen Farrell
Equal Rights Advocates

 This special gathering is generously hosted by Bingham McCutchen and sponsored by Hanson Bridgett and Bingham McCutchen.     

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