When I announced my pregnancy, colleagues constantly asked me whether I would be returning to work after becoming a mother. I was offended initially. Working is an integral part of who I am, so I felt like there was no way I would give up my career. But, once my daughter was born, I couldn’t fathom leaving her at home all day to work at an office. I knew I needed to find a different path.
Jennifer Gumer – a partner at CGL LLP and former attorney at Gibson Dunn and Crutcher specializing in FDA regulations – has been advising an influx of clients who are looking to join the burgeoning psilocybin industry.