Insights
Firm News

Janice Reicher Named a 2022 Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Fellow

February 18, 2022 Announcement

Farella Braun + Martel is proud to announce that Janice Reicher has been named a member of the 2022 class of Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) Fellows. Janice joins a select group of experienced attorneys from diverse backgrounds who have been recognized for their potential as leaders in their organizations.

LCLD's landmark program is an intensive, yearlong professional development program that mentors the legal industry’s diverse leaders of tomorrow. Designed for lawyers with eight to 15 years of experience, the program connects high-potential attorneys with leading general counsel and managing partners, and their peers for mentoring and career guidance. Selected by the general counsel and managing partners at LCLD member corporations and law firms, Fellows have distinguished themselves from others within their organizations by being deeply engaged, indispensable to key clients and teams, invested in attorney mentoring and professional development, and on a trajectory towards leadership positions.

Janice is a partner and co-chair of Farella’s White Collar Defense and Internal Corporate Investigations Group. She represents individuals and entities in federal and state court, in both criminal matters and parallel civil matters. She defends high-level corporate executives as they navigate the litigation or investigation process, including individuals accused of trade secret theft and antitrust and securities violations. She also represents companies in conducting internal investigations in high-stakes matters involving issues such as securities and public corruption. Her complex business litigation experience includes matters involving fraud, breach of fiduciary duty, antitrust, and unfair competition. Janice serves in leadership roles with the ABA White Collar Crime Division and as a member of the board of directors for the Filipino Bar Association of Northern California. She is recognized among The Best Lawyers in America: Ones to Watch in Commercial Litigation and Criminal Defense: White-Collar (2021-2022). Janice earned her J.D. from the University of California, Berkeley, School of Law (2012). She clerked for The Honorable Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers of the U.S. District Court for the Northern District of California.

Celebrating our 60th anniversary, Farella Braun + Martel is a leading Northern California law firm representing corporate and private clients in sophisticated business transactions and complex commercial, civil and criminal litigation. Clients seek our imaginative legal solutions and the dynamism and intellectual creativity of our lawyers. We are headquartered in San Francisco and maintain an office in the Napa Valley that is focused on the wine industry.

Contact:
Cheryl Loof
Farella Braun + Martel LLP
415.954.4433 / [email protected] 

Firm Highlights

News

Tony Schoenberg Appointed to Bar Association of San Francisco Board of Directors

Anthony P. Schoenberg headshot
Read More
News

Farella Braun + Martel Announces Five New Partners

Read More
News

LinkedIn Loses Data Appeal

Erik Olson was quoted in the article "LinkedIn Loses Data Appeal" in CDR Magazine . In the article, Erik said: We are pleased to see that the Ninth Circuit has again affirmed, in light...

Read More
News

Farella Braun + Martel Shortlisted for 2022 Benchmark Litigation Awards

Northern California legal powerhouse Farella Braun + Martel has been shortlisted for two 2022 Benchmark Litigation Awards. The firm was shortlisted for “San Francisco Firm of the Year” and Douglas R. Young was shortlisted...

Read More
Publication

hiQ’s Groundbreaking Injunction Against LinkedIn Reaffirmed: Scraping of Publicly Available Data Likely Does Not Violate CFAA

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has affirmed its prior decision , holding that LinkedIn could not block hiQ, a scraping entity, from scraping public LinkedIn profiles. The court found it was...

Read More
News

Farella Names Ashley Breakfield and Cynthia Castillo As Leadership Council on Legal Diversity Pathfinders

Farella Braun + Martel is proud to announce that senior associates  Ashley Breakfield and Cynthia Castillo were selected to be members of the 2022 class of Leadership Council on Legal Diversity (LCLD) Pathfinders. The...

Read More
Publication

The FASTER Act: What Companies Need To Know About the New Food Allergy Law

While the Food Allergy Safety, Treatment, Education, and Research Act (FASTER Act) only makes a minor change to add sesame as a major food allergen, it signals the government’s intent to closely examine food...

Read More
Publication

No Quarter: What Claims Doesn’t Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act Protect Platform Companies Against?

Depending on what you read or who you talk to, Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act (47 U.S.C. § 230) (CDA) is either a tool of censorship, a shield of Big Tech that...

Read More
News

Kelly Matayoshi Recognized With 2021 Outstanding Barristers Award

Read More
Publication

Investigations, Audits, Subpoenas, Oh My!

Our Nonprofit Education Series speakers Cynthia Rowland, Aviva Gilbert and guest speaker, Stephanie Fauerbach from FTI Consulting, discuss "Investigations, Audits, Subpoenas, Oh My!" Nonprofit entities can be just as prone to misconduct (theft, embezzlement, accounting snafus...

Read More