Location: San Francisco Bay Area
Member Since: 2014
Jan’s quest for like-minded women led her to found WGCN, Women’s General Counsel Network, which at more than 750 members strong is still growing. Jan serves on the Board of Directors for the Asian Pacific Fund and is a member of Hipower and the Bay Area Asian American General Counsel. Jan received NAPABA’s Women Leadership award in 2018 and has been named a 2019 Woman of Achievement by Legal Momentum. She was the winner of the 2014 Corporate Counsel Awards (Community Champion Category) by the SF Business Times/SV Business Journal and named one of the Top 100 Women of Influence in Silicon Valley by the Business Journal and one of The Recorder’s 50 Women Leaders in Tech Law (2014 and 2018). Jan was also chosen as Legal Professional of the Year by the Korean American Bar Association of Northern California.
Jan earned an undergraduate degree in philosophy from Stanford University and a law degree from the University of Michigan School of Law. She lives in San Carlos with her husband and three children where she can be found most evenings picking up kids from swim practice, gymnastics, dance and fencing.