Women in Licensing AllianceWomen in Licensing Alliance (WILA)


Advance the growth of women in leadership through education, mentoring and networking opportunities.

WILA will serve as a gathering point for education on the international efforts advancing the skills and leadership of women, and offer international networking and mentorship opportunities. LESI is well positioned to bring women and men together from around the world to share experiences in professional advancement and cultivate a culture of inclusion and support for the advancement of women in licensing.

Recent WILA Events

Women on Boards and Key Leadership
April 5, 2022 @ 10am EST

Speaker Series Session #4: Women on Boards and Key Leadership.
WILA Chair, Pam Cox will moderate international panel, with speakers from private and public boards (for-profit and non-profit) who will share their experiences with being selected and excelling in governance.


  • Pam Cox, Partner & Chair of IP Transactions, Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP


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Previous WILA Events

WILA Resource Documents

Inaugural Event

We met in Yokahama for the first WILA gathering.
WILA Launched

Committee Leadership


  • Pamela Cox (LES USA/Canada) [Chair of IP Transactions at Marshall, Gerstein & Borun LLP]


Speaker Series Lead:

  • Fiona Nicolson (LES Britain & Ireland) 

Mentor Program Lead:

  • Candida Caffe (LES Brazil) 

Board Liaison:

  • Junko Sugimura (LESI Vice President) 
Interested in joining this committee?  Fill out our Committee Application Form

PLC WILA photo

LES Philippines
Celebrating International Women's Day 2019
Celebrating #InternationalWomensDay2019 by taking the #BalanceForBetter challenge with @IPOPHL Director General Josephine Santiago
Celebrating #InternationalWomensDay2019 by taking the #BalanceForBetter challenge with @IPOPHL Director General Josephine Santiago

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