Angela G. Lim is licensed in both Texas and California. She started her legal career clerking for a Bankruptcy Judge in the Northern District of Texas in Dallas. Her experience has also included practicing in law firms as well as providing legal services as outside counsel and in-house counsel to large multi-national technology companies and small venture-backed firms. For the past ten years, she has been involved in venture-backed companies focusing on Digital Health in the Bay Area. Currently, Ms. Lim serves as Vice President of Legal and Deputy General Counsel at Viz.ai, Inc. She is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and of the University of Houston Law Center. She is also an At-Large Board member of NAPABA and on the board of Lambda Legal. Ms. Lim has also served on the board of the Bay Area Lawyers for Individual Freedom (BALIF) and was a member of its Governance Committee. She has held legal positions at VeriSign, Inc., PeopleSoft, Inc., Successfactors, Inc., Castlight Health, Inc., and Grand Rounds, Inc. While at Castlight, she founded the LGBTQ Employee Resource Group (“ERG”) “The Family,” and the “E-Quality” and “Women’s Group” ERGs at Grand Rounds. While at Grand Rounds, Ms. Lim also founded the company’s Mentorship Program. Ms. Lim has spoken on many panels for the American Corporate Counsel Association, NQAPIA, NAPABA, the Alameda County Bar, Lavender Law, and several Silicon Valley organizations regarding topics such as SaaS, Commercial Contracting, Diversity and Inclusion, and Asian Pacific Islander issues.
Otherism and Conspicuous Minorities: the Shared Experiences of the LGBTQIA and AAPI Community