Each year, Santa Clara Law celebrates the beginning of the academic year with a gathering of incoming students, alumni, faculty, staff, and members of the judiciary. Akshay Verma JD ’06 will be this year’s Convocation speaker. Verma spent seven years practicing in the environmental field at Pillsbury Winthrop and Farella Braun + Martell. In 2012, he transitioned into a legal consulting role at Axiom Global, where he spent over six years supporting Silicon Valley’s largest technology companies on legal department strategy. He currently works in a legal strategy/operations role at Facebook and he is also a lecturer at Santa Clara Law. Read more.