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A panel of diverse women attorneys in the Bay Area tackle gender bias in the courtroom put on by the ABTL and held at the Hyatt Embarcadero. (Photo: Jason Doiy/ALM) A panel of diverse women attorneys in the Bay Area tackle gender bias in the courtroom put on by the ABTL and held at the Hyatt Embarcadero. (Photo: Jason Doiy/ALM)

Justice Teri Jackson of California’s First District Court of Appeal was sitting in her chambers and had taken her robes off, preparing for the next slate of hearings, when a lawyer entered and said to her, “Young lady, go fetch the judge.”

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Alaina Lancaster

Alaina Lancaster, based in San Francisco, covers disruptive trends and technologies shaping the future of law. She authors the weekly legal futurist newsletter What's Next. Contact her at alancaster@alm.com. On Twitter: @a_lancaster3

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