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APABA Silicon Valley Congratulates 2014 MBC Unity Award Winner Valerie Alabanza-Cary

The Asian Pacific American Bar Association of Silicon Valley proudly congratulates Valerie Alabanza-Cary for receiving the Minority Bar Coalition's 2014 Unity Award for her dedication to the imperatives of diversity and inclusion in the legal profession.  Valerie will be recognized at the upcoming MBC Unity Awards Reception on Wednesday, November 12 in San Francisco.  All are invited to attend, and event information can be found here.  The reception will include a keynote speech by California Supreme Court Justice Goodwin Liu.

Valerie is the IP and Patent Counsel Director for Juniper Networks in Sunnyvale, California, and was nominated by APABA Silicon Valley for her longstanding dedication to the APA legal community.  Currently, Valerie is a Board Member of APABA Silicon Valley, and a key architect of its robust In-House Committee, through which she promotes cooperation among and advancement of APA in-house counsel throughout Northern California.  Through Valerie's tireless dedication, the APABA Silicon Valley In-House Committee's vibrant membership has swelled into the hundreds, and serves the growing demand for pipeline, mentorship, and professional development of APA in-house attorneys. 

Please help APABA Silicon Valley celebrate Valerie at the upcoming MBC Unity Awards Reception.