Diversity Month Program: Law Women's Caucus presents "Women's Lives in the Law"

Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 12:15pm - 1:30pm
Room V

Interested in learning about the unique experiences of women in the legal world? Curious about the benefits and drawbacks of different professional opportunities? Concerned about balancing the personal and professional after graduation and curious about how practicing attorneys achieve success in both aspects of their lives? Law Women's Caucus hosts a discussion among female legal practioners who have taken a variety of paths to achieve personal and professional success. The panel features: 

  • Alison Zieske, Associate at Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz
  • Lisa A. Brown, Partner at Schiff Hardin, LLP
  • Marci A. Rolnik, Legal Director at Lawyers for the Creative Arts
  • Carolyn Aberman, Managing Director at McCormack Schreiber Legal Search, Inc.

The discussion will be moderated by Herschella Conyers, clinical professor at the Mandel Legal Aid Clinic and former public defender. The panelists will discuss their personal experiences and explain how they have attain satisfied legal careers, manage the personal-professional boundary, and make decisions about their careers. This program is generously sponsored by Wachtell, Lipton, Rosen & Katz. Diversity Month is sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Students.

*This program qualifies for 10 Keystone Professionalism and Leadership Program points in the Learning from Leaders in the Profession category.