Mo Hawthorne practices law as in-house counsel at Airbnb. Her primary area of responsibility is commercial transactions. She is a frequent speaker at legal conferences for media, technology, and sports law. Prior to Airbnb, Mo worked as Senior Legal Counsel at adidas, focusing on commercial transactions, marketing, and media. She was formerly the Deputy General Counsel for Trimet, a public transportation agency. Before in-house life, Mo was an associate with the firm Davis Wright Tremaine. Mo received her B.A. in political science from Cal Poly – San Luis Obispo and then moved to Portland to pursue her J.D. degree from Lewis and Clark College.