Six Alumni Join Board of Governors
USF School of Law is proud to welcome Aileen F. Casanave ’84 back to the Board of Governors, alongside five new members. The Board of Governors is a group of committed alumni who provide leadership to sustain an active alumni community. They participate in key law school functions, campaigns and special endeavors, and offer advice and counsel to the law school administration.
MEMBER, EMPLOYMENT COMMITTEE
Head of Trademarks and Copyrights: Salesforce.com
Education: J.D., USF School of Law (2007) I B.A., University of California, Berkeley (1997)
Practice Areas: Intellectual Property, Corporate Law, Copyrights, and Trademarks
MEMBER, EMPLOYMENT COMMITTEE
Deputy General Counsel and Privacy Counsel: Castlight Health/Jiff, Inc.
Education: J.D., USF School of Law (1984) I B.S., Vassar College (1981)
Practice Areas: Aileen F. Casanave is Deputy General Counsel (acting General Counsel) and Privacy Counsel for Jiff, Inc., an enterprise health benefits platform software services company, where she provides business and legal support to the CEO and CFO and manages the company’s legal, immigration, privacy, corporate governance, employment risk, and regulatory compliance matters. Jiff was recently sold to Castlight Health, Inc. and Aileen, as Deputy General Counsel, continues to provide legal support to Jiff and Castlight executives during the transition.
MEMBER, DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE
Founder: Law Office of Janet Fogarty, Millbrae, CA
Education: J.D., USF School of Law (1991) | B.S., University of San Francisco (1985)
Practice Areas: Real Property and Real Estate Law; Construction and Development; Land Use and Entitlements; BRE Representation for Licensees; HOA Representation; Wills and Trusts; Probate; Corporate Formation; Commercial Transactions; Mediation and Arbitration.
MEMBER, AD HOC MENTORSHIP COMMITTEE
Shareholder: Littler Mendelson, San Francisco, CA
Education: J.D., USF School of Law (2007) | B.A., Davidson College (1999)
Practice Areas: Labor and employment law.
MEMBER, NOMINATING COMMITTEE
Chief Counsel: Global Intellectual Property, Brands and Marketing: Levi Strauss & Co., San Francisco, CA
Education: J.D., USF School of Law (1990) | B.A., Northwestern University (1986)
Practice Areas: Intellectual Property
MEMBER, RECRUITING COMMITTEE
Senior Director: Legal, Commercial Transactions: Equinix, Inc., Redwood City, CA
Education: J.D., USF School of Law (1988) | B.A., University of California, Los Angeles (1983)
Practice Areas: Sal leads the 22 member Americas Commercial Transactions team which supports all customer agreements and other sales contracts negotiated in North, Central and South America. Sal also serves on the Commercial Leadership Team for the global legal department where he helps innovative ways to deliver legal services to Equinix’s worldwide sales division. Sal served 5 terms as Mayor and Councilman of the City of Daly City from 1996 – 2016.