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Law and Innovation with Katie Biber Chen, Senior Counsel of Airbnb

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Date:
October 10, 2016
Time:
12:45 pm - 2:00 pm

Location

Room 2092

Organizer

Federalist Society
Phone:
3342681854
Email:

Other

Your Name
Alexandra Bruce
Your Email
jabruce@go.olemiss.edu
Your Phone
3342681854
Expected Attendance
50-60
Who can attend?
Anybody
Do you need help from the IT Office?
No
jabruce@go.olemiss.edu

The Federalist Society will host a discussion on Law and Innovation with Katie Biber Chen.

Katie Biber is a lawyer with more than 15 years of experience at the highest levels of politics and government. She served as general counsel to the Romney for President campaign in 2008 and 2012, managing all legal issues from delegate selection and ballot access to litigation and compliance.

In 2004, she worked in the general counsel’s office at the Bush-Cheney reelection campaign, providing guidance on election law and litigation issues. In 2001, she served on the transition team for George W. Bush at the Department of Justice. She has also previously worked as a political staffer at the Republican National Committee and as a press assistant for former U.S. Senator Kit Bond.

Katie has advised hundreds of candidates, donors, political party committees, corporations, trade associations and nonprofit groups in matters related to state and federal election law, including representing clients in enforcement matters before the Federal Election Commission. She also has significant experience navigating clients through investigations by committees of the U.S. Congress.

Katie graduated summa cum laude from George Washington University. She received her J.D. from Harvard Law School, where she was president of the Law School Republicans, executive editor of the Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy and a teaching fellow in the government department at Harvard College. Following law school, she served as a clerk to Judge Timothy M. Tymkovich on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit.

She currently lives in San Francisco with her husband and two sons.