Morison & Foerster's Catherine Polizzi, a partner in the firm's Palo Alto office, has been named one of Silicon Valley's Women of Influence for 2013 by the Silicon Valley Business Journal. Ms. Polizzi is one of 14 lawyers on the list comprised of 100 women. The list recognizes outstanding women professionals in high-level positions affecting change in their industries and communities.
Ms. Polizzi earned recognition for her professional accomplishments, leadership and achievements in patent counseling and prosecution, intellectual property and life sciences.
The annual listing, along with Catherine's profile, will appear in a special publication in the Silicon Valley Business Journal April 5 and a gala celebrating all the award recipients will be held May 2 at the Fairmont in San Jose.